NWO Institutes Organisation
NWO division

NWO Institutes Organisation


NWO has nine institutes:

NWO Institutes Organisation accommodates the former FOM Institutes AMOLF, DIFFER, Nikhef and research centre ARCNL.

On 1 January 2017, the Foundation for Fundamental Research on Matter (FOM) was converted into the Institutes Organisation (NWO-I) of NWO. This organisation supports the former FOM institutes (AMOLF, ARCNL, DIFFER and Nikhef) and will also support the remaining NWO institutes as of 1 January 2018. The NWO institutes NSCR, NIOZ, ASTRON, CWI and SRON will merge with the NWO Institutes Organisation (NWO-I) on 1 January 2018.

Personnel information and vacancies

For the time being, all personnel information and vacancies for ARCNL, AMOLF, DIFFER, Nikhef and the university workgroups of FOM are still available on the FOM website.