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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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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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Labour market prospects by educations and occupations up to 2026

New report in Dutch on labour market forecasts until 2026 shows good prospects for graduates in science and engineering, healthcare and education

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September 16, 2021

EALE annual conference

Padua Italy, 16-18 September 2021

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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