Frequently asked questions about working at wur

FAQ about working at WUR

On this page, you can find frequently asked questions about applying for a job at WUR. If you have a question about a vacancie, you can contact the person mentioned in the vacancie description.

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Which web browser should I use when applying?

We highly value the quality and correct operation of our website. For optimal performance we recommend using Internet Explorer v7 or higher.

Can I get an alert?

Couldn't find a suitable job in our current job offers? Please subscribe for a job alert. With a job alert you can keep track of our latest vacant positions.

The vacancy was displayed on the website yesterday, but it's gone today. What happened?

The vacancy has been closed or withdrawn. Unfortunately, applying is no longer possible.

I get the error message "max 64 characters" while uploading my CV or application letter. What to do?

The name of the file or path is too long. The solution is to save the document on another location on your hard drive or reduce the length of the filename.

  • Doesn’t work: C:\users\Nataly\mydocuments\map\map \map\CV_LookingForANewChallengingJobInTheNetherlands
    ThatSuitsMyInterests.docx”
  • Does work: “C:\users\Nataly\mydocuments\CV_Nataly

Why can't I upload a file from my Apple device?

Applying using a mobile device is not possible. This includes iPads, iPods and iPhones. We recommend using a computer with Internet Explorer v7 or higher.

Is your question not listed?

Is your question not listed or do you still encounter problems while applying, please send a mail to recruitment@wur.nl.