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Staffing ROA office and researchers

As of 19 July, the home working advice has been reintroduced at Maastricht University

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Examining the impact of cuts to local government spending on Sure Start Children’s Centres on childhood obesity; a commentary

Commentary by Tim Huijts (ROA) published in Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health

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Literature review labour migration

An exploratory study into the shortages of qualified personnel at the upper secondary vocational level and the possibilities and limitatations of employing migrants

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Job openings at ROA

ROA is looking for a Junior Researcher and three PhDs

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September 21, 2021

Learning and Work Webinars, Maastricht University, SBE, Fall 2021

Our regular Tuesday webinar series (from 12:00 to 13:00 via Zoom) features researchers from different disciplines, with focuses on both academic and policy issues.

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ROA mission

The Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA) is a research institute of the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics, established in 1986. The overarching research theme of ROA is the acquisition and depreciation of human capital over the life course in relation to the dynamics of the labor market. ROA aims to do high level scientific research with a substantial policy impact. This dual mission is pursued in all research project, regardless of the type of funding (fundamental or commissioned research). ROA receives funding from scientific funds (e.g. NRO, NWO, NETSPAR, ORA, H2020), as well as from national and international authorities (Ministries, European Commission, OECD) and various other organizations such as training funds, educational institutes and regional governments. For more information, please click here