WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality service—and our customers agree! See what they have to say about us.
“Throughout the years KTH have used several external advertising channels when it comes to recruitment. Academic Positions is the external channel that has proved to generate the most candidates when it comes to academic vacancies, according to our own statistics. Their career network is always developing and it is paired with an eminent customer service-level with dedicated customer managers. Besides this KTH also appreciates the many countries we can reach through one single partner.”
Sarah Hydén, Communications Officer and Head Responsible for all KTH recruitment advertising
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
“Academic positions are one of our main sources for advertising, they are always efficient and provide a first class service to the University for advertising. We look forward to continuing to work with you.”
Tracy Audin
University of Portsmouth
“My experience with Academic Positions is totally favorable. The service is good, efficient, fast, with high quality and with very reasonable cost. Working with Academic Positions has allowed me to make BIMATEC known within the international community, as well as to evaluate very relevant candidates with the appropriate knowledge. I strongly recommend Academic Positions for those who seek for qualified candidates.”
Dr. Fabiola Vilaseca, Principal Investigator.
Advanced Biomaterials and Nanotechnology (BIMATEC)
University of Girona
“I have been happy to use Academic Positions for postdoc and PhD student adverts in the past and have found some useful applicants through this route.”
Professor Karen P Steel, FMedSci, FRS
King's College London
“We have used the academicpositions jobsite to advertise our positions in several occasions, and are happy with the quality of the applications received. A couple of researchers we recently recruited told us that they found our job vacancies from this website.”
Pei Xiao, Professor of Wireless Communications
University of Surrey
“I have been cooperating with Academic Positions (Mr. Ian Mason is our primary contact) for more than a year now searching for the best candidates for academic positions at the National College of Ireland. What I can always expect is a very smooth and nice cooperation and they make advertising easy and quick which is exactly what we are looking for. Customer service is brilliant. We were able to appoint good candidates for Lecturers/Assistant Professors advertising on AP.”
Malgorzata (Margaret) Petryczko
HR Consultant
National College of Ireland
“We are currently using an annual subscription with the Academic Positions. We would like to thank the Academic Positions team especially Mr. Ian Mason for their excellent support and brilliant customer care to all our queries in a jiffy. Ian has a caring approach and he is a true professional. We are able to complete our job posting within seconds thanks to his attentive and alert presence. In addition, we are also satisfied with the number of applications we have received from the Academic Positions in regards to Academic staff and management position recruitment. I would say the quality of these applications are quite competitive and we sometimes have preferred candidates from this channel. I would recommend to any of recruitment agencies or in house recruitment teams to use service & products of the Academic Positions due to their high level of efficiency, professionalism and quality.”
Recruitment Team
RMIT University Vietnam
“We recently started our collaboration with Academic Positions and it has been very positive! The research candidates to fill our positions grew in terms of quantity and quality.”
People - Recruiting Team
BC3 Basque Centre for Climate Change
“Our experience with Academic Positions has been a remarkable one, fast response and effective. As we are a new School, we needed to fill an important position, and with the help of Academic Positions we were able to do it in a short period of time. The staff was always really fast in every request we had, like placing the add and make changes. We are very pleased with the profiles we received and the outcome of this experience. “
The Academic Department
Castelldefels School of Social Sciences
“Academic Positions provides an unparalleled service in Europe for a growing community of universities which are looking to hire the best possible candidates no matter where they are"
Miguel García-Valdecasas Vicedean for Staff
University of Navarra
“It was the first time we advertised with Academic Positions. The experience was great. They were friendly, helpful, agile and not bureaucratic. Results came quickly and are still coming.”
Prof Karen Mascarenhas - Director of Human Resources and Leadership
Research Centre for Gas Innovation - University of São Paulo, Brazil
“We are delighted with the results so far. We are very satisfied with your flexibility and quick undertaken actions. Thanks for your efforts!”
VONQ
“Academic Positions is a great way to publish our doctoral vacancies around the world. They are very professional, efficient and flexible."
Marga Franco-Casamitjana, Programme Manager
UOC Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
“The experience that Academic Positions provides to CIMMYT is invaluable. We receive applications that help us to count with the best candidates of this region. Besides of Academic Positions support for finding good CVs, the customer service is great. Thank you so much for making possible the incorporation of specialized and prepared people to the CIMMYT team”
Yessica A. Castillo Villegas. Recruitment Analyst
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
“Academic Positions has allowed the Universidad de Las Americas (Ecuador) to spread in international networks of academics and scientists our needs to expand our research team. The Universidad de Las Americas has a great commitment with the Ecuadorian society to generate new knowledge that supports the development of the country. Only through a service like the one provided by Academic Positions, it is possible to find that kind of professional talent. In addition, we want to highlight the personalized customer service, its flexible approach and the speed of response to our needs”
Dirección General de Investigación
Universidad de Las Américas
Quito, Ecuador.
“The collaboration with Academic Positions has been decisive in order to generate a better international visibility to the job offers of the Serra Húnter Plan latest calls. The clarity of the content posted on the portal, the speed of the searches and the friendly & efficient customer service are especially remarkable.”
Marta Sierra
Plan Serra Húnter
Generalitat de Catalunya
“For many years now, all of our international vacancies have successfully been advertised in the Academic Positions network. We do not only appreciate the highly professional service, but also the very friendly, competent and unbureaucratic contact persons, and we look forward to continuing our pleasant and successful cooperation with you. You will be our first contact regarding academic announcements!”
Ulrike Reck-Obert
University of Applied Sciences Ravensburg-Weingarten
“The collaboration with Academic Positions is pleasant and efficient. The price/performance ratio and the range for vacancies within the German-speaking network is great.”
Willi Meissner
HSR Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil
“Academic Positions is a very good opportunity to publish our vacancies throughout Europe and to achieve great visibility. I highly appreciate the pleasant, uncomplicated and professional cooperation as well as the proficient and polite consultants.”
Ramona Schneider-Lauscher
Technical University of Vienna
“We recently used the services of Academic Positions for the first time, out of 30 others postgraduate websites. The level of client-focus and customer care at Academic Positions streaks above competitors and what stands out most to me is the excellence of their customer service. Obviously, we get a great exposure to potential applicants. It is a pleasure doing business with the Academic Positions.”
Marta Sabat, Junior Talent Acquisition Specialist, Futurestep & Korn Ferry Institute
“For many years, we have been very satisfied customers of Academic Positions. The competent consulting, uncomplicated implementation and efficient handling are complemented by the friendly, cooperative and very customer-oriented communication with the consultants. We would like to thank you for a very successful cooperation.”
Dr. Alexandra Bretschneider
Human Resources CTR
Carinthian Tech Research AG
“We started to work with Academicpositions.eu in 2016 and so far we are very happy with the visibility it has given to our PhD programs and the excellent account management and customer service we have received from staff like Alies Van Rhijn. We highly recommend this site for high profile PhD positions that require excellent candidates.”
Melissa Abache, Global Engagement Coordinator
Koç University, Turkey
“We appreciate the professional service, the uncomplicated handling of our vacancies and the personal and excellent support provided by our direct contact person Mr. Timo Jesse. We will use Academic Positions for future vacancies as well.”
Campus Landau, Department of Educational Sciences
University of Koblenz-Landau
“Our collaboration with Academic Positions was rapid, efficient and highly professional. It was the third time we have chosen to proceed with a job announcement and as before, we were impressed with the professionalism and high caliber customer service. Indeed an enjoyable cooperation in every aspect! My deep appreciation especially goes to Alies Van Rhijn for all the support, kindness and positive attitude!”
Nicky Theodorou
Media & Advertising Coordinator,
ALBA Graduate Business School
“We are pleased with the prompt service and the excellent cooperation with Academic Positions.“
HR Services
University of Hasselt
“We advertised several doctoral and habilitation positions for the Graduate School „Herausforderung Leben“ at the University of Koblenz-Landau (campus Landau) on the Academic Positions network which met with a positive response. We received many, very interesting international applications. Cooperating with Academic Positions runs smoothly and is uncomplicated. Certainly, we will keep on using this option to advertise in the future as well.”
Dr. Annika Hand M.A.
Institute of Philosophy
University of Koblenz-Landau
“Fast forward, professional and dedicated. A trusted online partner in our global HR recruitment”
Jolanda Evers, Sr. HRM Advisor
Royal NIOZ, the Netherlands
“It is a pleasure doing business with the Academic Positions. The service provided is quick, efficient and friendly.” I especially value the personal and outstanding support through our direct contact person.”
Begoña Miñarro
Project Manager – Strategic Projects
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
“Superb, you’re so efficient! ”
Mastura Saleh
Humanities Divisional Manager
Yale NUS College
“We made a few changes to our advert when renewing with academic positions this year but they still had it live on the website within an hour of receiving confirmation we wished to go ahead! They also worked with us to create a competitively priced bespoke advertising solution exactly suited to our needs.”
Sarah Hallworth
CDT Manager
University of Bristol
“Advertising at Academic Positions certainly helped getting good applications last time we looked for PhD candidates. Their staff members are helpful and friendly. We will use the services of Academic Positions again.”
Prof. Birgir Hrafnkelsson
School of Engineering and Natural Sciences,
University of Iceland
“We are extremely happy with the number of highly qualified applicants we received through posting in addition on your website – never previously received so many good candidates in one call.”
Stephanie Frequente, HR Manager
CSCS – Swiss National Supercomputing Centre
“The recruitment went really well – we appointed to all the positions and now have a full cohort ready to start later in the year. We will use Academic Positions again for the next round of admissions.”
Sonia Lyne, Graduate Administrator
Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, University of Cambridge, UK
“It is a pleasure doing business with the Academic Positions! EMBL gets great exposure to potential applicants and the service is quick, efficient and friendly.”
Matija Grgurinovic
EMBL International PhD Programme
“The response to our advertisement with Academic Positions was very satisfying. The quality of applicants was higher compared to previous advertisements with other portals. We received outstanding personalities with this call. I am looking forward to working with AP again in the future.”
Professor of the Faculty of Life Sciences, Rhine-Waal University of Applied Science
“I thank you for the very good cooperation and the exemplary support in all aspects – together with the wish for continuation in the future.”
Michael Wobmann
Human Resource Manager Department of Biology and Responsible for HR Recruitment Management ETH Zurich
“We recently used the services of Academic Positions for the first time, and what stands out most to me is the excellence of their customer service. No long, tedious phone menus, when you call you’re connected to someone very quickly, and it’s obvious from the outset that they really care about you and your recruitment needs, and are actually motivated to earn – and retain – your business. Sadly, those are no longer givens in today’s world. After a recent appointment we needed to go back to the company to provide us with some evidence for UKBA; they immediately recognised the need and its urgency, and had answers to us within hours. I highly recommend their services.”
Adrian Parker, Director of Operations, Dalton Nuclear Institute
University of Manchester, UK
“The response to our adverts on academicpositions.eu has exceeded our expectations. The service by the team was exceptional, changes were adapted quickly and without additional charge. Great!“
Dr. David Bosold, Managing Director at the Graduate School of North American Studies
Freie Universität Berlin
“KU Leuven has gained a lot of extra visibility thanks to the corporation with Academic Positions. We appreciate the professional communication and swift handling of our ads”
Sammy Brié, Recruiter
HR Department, KU Leuven, Belgium
“Thanks for all your help. I do not need to extend the deadline at this stage as I have had 40 applications in total. I’ll definitely use your site for future posts.”
Dr Barry J Campbell, Reader in Gastroenterology, Chair
Board of Studies MRes Clinical Sciences, University of Liverpool
“Academic Positions: friendly, unbureaucratic, professional. The quantity and quality of received applications was very good. Academic Positions will be our first choice for future international advertisements.”
DI (FH) Dr. Markus Gerschberger
University of Applied Sciences, Upper Austria
“Already three years ago, the cooperation for a program was very successful. Our contact person is extremely competent and helpful in creating extra exposure for our open positions. In the future I will continue to use this platform.”
Prof. Dr. Hans-Wilhelm Windhorst
University of Vechta
“The search went very well and we received many applications. Thanks for your help, hope to work with you in the future”
Dr. Senthil Murugan Ganapathy
Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, UK
“Recommendable and highly flexible and tailored service according the needs for service-users.”
Hannu Schadewitz, Professor of Accounting
Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Finland
“We were very satisfied with your service. According to our posted jobs on your website we received many applications and some applicants were finally chosen for future co-operation with Palacky University/Faculty of Science. We look forward to further co-operation”.
Ing. Dagmar Zlámalová, Recruitment Specialist
Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Czech Republic
“Thank you for your excellent service, and I’ll be sure to use you next time.”
Dr. rer. nat. Nina D. Ullrich
Medical Faculty of Heidelberg
“We actually found 3 suitable candidates from the recruitment drive. This was a huge improvement from previous drives since we had a far larger European response. We have now given the scholarship to one of the candidates canvassed through your website.”
Belinda Hofmeyr, Senior Admin Officer
CoE for Design in Light Metals, Monash University, Australia
“Academic Positions has proved to be an excellent recruiting tool for targeting qualified candidates in markets where we don’t typically advertise. The posting process couldn’t be quicker or easier, and the customer service staff provides excellent friendly support!”
Patti Van Leer, Program Coordinator
School of Architecture, University of Arizona
“Quick, competent and customized consultancy. – I especially value the personal and outstanding support through our direct contact person.”
Bettina Braun-Spengler,
Braun-Werbung – Werbeagentur
“Our last call was very successful, we received an excellent collection of candidates.”
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Andreas Ostendorf,
Ruhr-University Bochum
“The level of client-focus and customer care at Academic Positions is streaks above competitor postgraduate websites. The UK & Ireland Account Manager in particular really listened and more importantly, understood the needs of our campaign, which was met with a swift turnaround that is already returning great campaign results.”
Louise Rodriguez-Aiken, Marketing Officer
Manchester Metropolitan University
“The cooperation with Academic Positions is professional, smooth and very successful. We will definitely use the opportunity to advertise on their portal again in order to attract qualified applicants.”
Christian Stutz, SALSA Scientific Support
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
“Academic Positions service is always quick and easy to use, offering flexible and individual approach. They provide preventive solutions and alternatives to find out the best solution. As a client I would especially like to thank our account manager for pleasant customer service. I would certainly recommend Academic Positions for academic recruitment.”
Marju-Triin Pilt, Personnel Consultant
Tallinn University of Technology
“The collaboration with Academic Positions was friendly and professional, everything was simply perfect. To me they are the first choice for academic advertisement.”
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Hannes Winner
University of Salzburg
“I am very satisfied and happy with the professional and incredibly fast service.”
Coordinator
International Max Planck Research School
“The cooperation with Academic Positions is professional, smooth and very successful. We will definitely use the opportunity to advertise on their portal again in order to attract qualified applicants.”
Christian Stutz, SALSA Scientific Support
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
“Friendly, professional, quick, easy – the service at Academic Positions is exceptional. We are very happily continuing our fruitful partnership.”
Martina Flockerzi
Head of Administration SEPS
University of St.Gallen
“Thank you very much for the quick and perfect service! Everything looks great and we are very satisfied!”
Scientific Coordinator at the
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
“The first contact, the fast processing and publishing, as well as the continuous support was excellent! Very good and efficient service.”
Prof. DI Dr. Alfons Haber
TU Munich – Straubing Center of Science
“We were very satisfied with our last call and thank you for the friendly service. We are very pleased to continue our relationship.”
Dr. Benjamin Hetzer
Coordinator Doctoral Programm HOROS
Innsbruck Medical University
"The collaboration with Academic Positions is always a pleasure. Competent and extremely sympathetic contacts, fast processing of inquiries, the high flexibility with regards to our individual requirements as well as the decisive factor to ultimately receive feedback from qualified applicants warrant a high standard. This is how it should be!"
Daniel Müller
LL.M. Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences
"We have recently advertised, inviting applications for filling three academic position in our department at the Asst. /Assoc Prof level. As in the past, we have advertised in our College website along with another site in North America. However, we cam to know about Academic Positions later and have utilized their services.

It is with pleasure we note that advertising in Academic Positions helped us to get much wider exposure. We received much more than usual applications especially from Europe and allied countries. It may also be noted that many of these applications were from very competent candidate with good experience in universities and/or research institutions. We were indeed happy with the services provided and will continue using their services in future as well. "
Prof. Abraham George
Coordinator, Appointment Committee
Department of Physics
Sultan Qaboos University