This disclaimer is applicable to the recruitment website managed by The Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ). By using/accessing this website you agree to the terms and conditions in this disclaimer. For more information on the way we handle job application data, please visit the privacy statement.


The websites and are the property of the Royal NIOZ. The information, images, layout, documents, audio, video, text and software on this website are the intellectual property of the Royal NIOZ. It is not allowed to copy, download, publish or in any way distribute or multiply the information on this website without prior written permission of the Royal NIOZ. 


The Royal NIOZ has exercised the greatest possible care to ensure the correctness and completeness of the information provided on this website. We have done our best to identify and protect rights of the creators of non-NIOZ content on our website. If we infringe (intellectual property) rights of third parties on our website the Royal NIOZ has the right, but not the obligation, to delete information immediately. The Royal NIOZ does not accept any liability for it.


At the Royal NIOZ we believe it is important to safeguard your personal information with the utmost care. We will solely use the job application data you provide us with in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the EU. For more information, please take a look at our privacy statement.


The Royal NIOZ website only uses analytical cookies to understand how you use our website. A cookie is a file that is sent to your device and collects information about how you use our website anonymously.   

With the anonymous data and our supporting software, Google Analytics, we aim to improve the relevance of our content and streamline usability. We like to keep track of the following:

> How you found us

> How long you remain on our website

> Your navigation path

> The browser you use

> Where you are located

If you like to prevent cookies from being installed or disable existing cookies in your browser, choose your current browser and please follow the link. Please note that disenabling cookies will reduce the functionality of our website. 

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On a number of pages, we use 'plugins' or embedded media, such as YouTube videos, Google Maps or links to external news or features. The hyperlinks/content on these external websites are not managed by the Royal NIOZ and have solely been included for your convenience. The suppliers of these services may also send cookies to your device.

We cannot guarantee that these applications anonymously collect information about your visit. Please be aware of that.

Third-party privacy policy

This privacy statement does not apply to third-party websites or websites which are connected to or by hyperlinks. The Royal NIOZ does not accept responsibility for the handling of personal information by third parties.


Job application data are stored in a secure database on a managed server that is ISO certified. Our website is SSL certified. The effective operational capability of the software used is updated and monitored.