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Leiden University Career Zone

 Social and Behavioural Sciences

Social and Behavioural Sciences

The Career Service of the Faculty of Social and Beavioural Sciences guides students and recent graduates with the transition from study to first job and with study choice and career questions in the Bachelor's and Master's programmes.


You can contact the Career Service and Community Engagement Service FSW for, among other things:

Location LEIDEN

For making an appointment with a career counsellor
(appointments take place at the faculty, via Microsoft Teams or phone call):

Requirements for making an appointment: 
Please check the relevant information on the LU Career Zone before making an appointment with the career counselor.
Does it involve 'application skills'? Then first adjust your CV, LinkedIn profile, cover letter based on this information before scheduling your appointment.

Career counselors:
Sophie Blok - Career counsellor
Eva van der Meer - Career counsellor

Location THE HAGUE

For making an appointment with a career counsellor

Career counsellor
Sophie Blok

As a student of the Faculty of Social Sciences, you can participate in workshops and events offered by the Career Service FSW and also workshops offered by the central Career Services and the Career Services of other faculties.

Check the Workshop & events calendar here!

Preparation before making use of the email-service or scheduling an appointment: 
Please adjust your CV an/or LinkedIn profile based on the relevant information on CV and/or LinkedIn profile on the LU Career Zone before sending it in or scheduling an appointment with the student assistant. 

Send an email with the (Word) attachments and/or your Linkedin profile url to with the header: 'CV service' or 'LinkedIn profile check'. 
We aim to have your CV / LinkedIn profile checked within 5 working days. 

Online appointment with student assistant
You can also discuss your CV and/or Linkedin profile with one of the student assistants of the Career Service FSW, via Teams or phone call.
Make an appointment with Marin or Camille via the online booking form!

Open hour Student Plaza FSW
Have your CS and/or LinkedIn profile live checked on Mondays from 14.00-15.00 hrs at the Student Plaza FSW (ground floor Pieter de la Court building, Leiden).

Cover letters
We do not check cover letters via email. It is best to make an appointment for this with one of the career advisors.

Career Service FSW team
Francien Bouhuijs - Coordinator Social Sciences Career Service
Sophie Blok - Career counsellor
Eva van der Meer - Career counsellor
Tanja Braakman - Management assistant

Marin van der Sluijs - Student assistant
Camille Kwendé - Student assistant

We are best reached by email at: 
Tel::071-527 3840.

Location LEIDEN
Pieter de la Court building.
Wassenaarseweg 52, Leiden

Career Service FSW at the Student Plaza 
Every day from 10.00-16.00 hrs you can visit the Student Plaza FSW for questions regarding study and career support. Our student assistants are happy to help you!
Location: Pieter de la Court building, Leiden, grond floor, in the back of the central hall.

Location THE HAGUE
Turfmarkt 99, The Hague.

LU Career Zone Skills

Workshops & events Career Service FSW

Workshops calendar

More Workshops & events

More Workshops & events!

Workshops & Events

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Please update your Curriculum Vitae and LinkedIn profile (see link to tips below) before submitting/making an appointment:

> Email service
Send an email with your CV / LinkedIn profile url to our email addres
> Online appointment
Discuss your CV and/or LinkedIn profile with the student assistant of the Career Service FSW during an online appointment

CV and LinkedIn profile