Administration & secretarial

Because ASTRON consists of four divisions each division of has its own secretarial department. That is why we have different administrative and secretarial functions.

Administrative and secretarial functions support both the departments as the head of an department. We also have secretaries for our management.

These functions have many different tasks and therefore a workday looks diverse. You can think of the following tasks:

  • Schedule appointments
  • Organize business trips
  • Preparation of correspondence
  • Undertake administrative actions

In addition, the secretaries remain closely involved in the many events we organize.

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Tammo Jan Dijkema
Scientific software engineer

The work at ASTRON fits perfectly with my studies Scientific Computing at the interface between physics, mathematics and computer science. I work, among other things, on the mathematics to perform faster calculations on physical and astronomical super computers. This allows the astronomers to perform their calculations more efficient. The location of the ASTRON headquarters amazing! […]

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RT @ScienceguideNL De wetenschappers van @ASTRON_NL maken veel gebruik van de infrastructuur van @SURFsara_NL. “Ik denk dat wij voor veel wetenschapsgebieden het voorbeeld kunnen geven hoe grote hoeveelheden data gebruikt kunnen worden," zegt Carole Jackson scienceguide.nl/2018…

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