Research & development - Wageningen | More than two weeks ago
We need you as a Scientific Director to translate your vision on Data Science, AI and Data Platforms into new R&D lines that build upon and go beyond the current activities of OnePlanet Research Center’s existing programs: Precision Agriculture & Food and Precision Health, Nutrition and Behavior. This means that you will have the unique opportunity to initiate the development of AI technologies that support people to live a more healthy and pleasant life, and also to help and improve the efficiency and wellbeing in the Agrifood domain. Your work will be at the forefront and crossroads of research, strategy, and business development. Based on inputs from latest scientific insights, university partners (WUR and Radboud), business development and from customer discussions you synthesize a shared vision and translate that into a R&D strategy and value proposition for OnePlanet and it’s customers. In this position you will:
We offer a challenging and international environment at the forefront of technology, in an international network of renowned industrial customers. This is your opportunity to bring new technologies to the market that will have an impact on tomorrow’s society.
Research Center is multidisciplinary collaboration agreement between Wageningen
University & Research (WUR), Radboud
University, Radboudumc and imec.
Imec The Netherlands, as an employer of choice, offers you an attractive
compensation and benefits package including a 100% employer paid pension plan
and flexible working hours. Furthermore, imec-NL offers a wide range of
At the same time OnePlanet is a new collaboration of 3 renowned and globally respected research institutes/universities. By joining the OnePlanet team, you will be part of a team of world changers; disruptive innovators and practical thinkers. Here, your ideas will have an impact on our future lives.
You have a broad view on Data Science and AI linked to application areas in the Precision Agriculture, Food & Health domains. Building upon your scientific legacy you have an excellent technical understanding of innovations in this domain. We expect solid experience and interest in defining R&D roadmaps while at the same time you get energized and inspired by close and frequent contacts with current and future customers. When engaged you have the communication power to convincingly present the program contents both to internal and external stakeholders. To qualify for this challenging new position, we expect the following:
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