The career service offers support if you have questions about your career, your personal profile, the job market and job applications.
Would you like to gain work experience during your studies? Ask the career service about the options available. Each faculty has its own career service. You will find more information on your faculty tab.
You can contact your faculty career service for:
- career advice
- internship advice
- choice of Master’s programme and career options
- career tests
- information about career orientation and job applications
- CV and cover letter checks
- information sessions
Humanities Career Service
The Faculty of Humanities Career Service provides Humanities students with professional advice and guidance concerning (international) internships and jobs, courses in career planning and job application, and job application readers.
The internship coordinator and the career advisor assist you in exploring your individual interests and abilities, and guide you towards the most appropriate internships and job.
Mr. Atse Fokkens MA, internship coordinator, career advisor
Leiden: Tuesday and Thursday. Office hours by appointment (071 527 22 35): Tuesdays, 3 pm to 4:30 pm and Thursdays, 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
The Hague: Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Office hours by appointment (071 527 22 35): Mondays, 10:30 am to 11:30 am and 3 pm to 4 pm and Fridays, 10:30 am to 12 pm and 2 pm to 15 pm
Ms. Barbara Sumer MA, internship coordinator
Working days: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Office hours by appointment (071 527 22 35): Wednesdays, 2 pm to 4 pm and Thursdays, 11 am to 12 pm.
Ms. Sumer is out of office for a longer period of time.
Ms. Berber Noordzij BA, internship coordinator, career advisor
Working days: Monday, Thursday, Friday, even weeks on Tuesday, odd weeks on Wednesday.
Office hours by appointment (071 527 22 35): Leiden: Monday 11.00-12.00 hours, Friday 14.00-15.00 hours. The Hague: Wednesday (odd weeks) 14.30-16.00 hours.
Ms. Loes Nordlohne Msc, career advisor
Working days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Office hours by appointment (071 527 22 35): Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 2 pm to 3 pm.
Out of the office: 1 May untill 13 May 2018
Ms. Michelle van der Voort BA, secretary
Working days: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday. Tuesdays 09:00-13:30.
Out of the office: 4 May untill 9 May 2018, 30 July untill 24 August, 10 September
Please call 071-527 2235 to make an appointment.
The Career Service is open from Monday untill Friday from 9 am untill 5 pm. During these hours the library of the Career Service is open as well, please call in advance to check for availability.
From the 1st of April from Monday until Friday between 10:00 and 12:00 the secretary of the career service will also be at the LIPS desk next to the reception for information and questions.
The Career Service is located at:
Lipsius building, 1st Floor, room 1.40
Cleveringaplaats 1, 2311 BV, Leiden
The secretary's office is located in room 1.32
Phone: 071 - 527 22 35