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POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER (statistics / machine learning)

The University of Helsinki, founded in 1640, is one of the world’s leading universities for multidisciplinary research. The university has an international academic community of 40,000 students and staff members. The University of Helsinki offers comprehensive services to its employees, including...

Postdoctoral researcher in cell biology and biochemistry

The University of Helsinki is a leading Nordic university with a preeminent role in life science research. Within the university, the Institute of Biotechnology (BI) is a part of Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE), dedicated to successful development of biotechnology and integrative...

Systems Analyst, Finnish Museum of Natural History

The Finnish Museum of Natural History (Luomus) is an independent institute of the University of Helsinki. We are responsible for preservation, procurement and exhibition of national natural history collections, as well as research and education relating to them. Luomus has extensive, constantly...

Professor, Area and Cultural Studies

The Faculty of Arts (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-arts) of the University of Helsinki is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms of the structure and range of disciplines. It is also a significant international community fostering...

Professor, Philosophy

The Faculty of Arts (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-arts) of the University of Helsinki is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms of the structure and range of disciplines. It is also a significant international community fostering...

Doctoral student on spaces of Roman republicanism

The University of Helsinki is the oldest and largest institution of academic education in Finland, an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. In international university rankings, the University of Helsinki typically ranks among the top 100. The University of Helsinki...

National Librarian

The National Library is responsible for the collection, preservation and accessibility of the Finnish national heritage. The Library serves as a research library, particularly for the arts and social sciences, and is a significant source of cultural heritage data. The National Library promotes open...

1-2 doctoral students, Faculty of Educational Sciences

The internationally esteemed Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Helsinki is Finland’s most multidisciplinary unit of research and teaching in educational sciences and teacher education. The aim of the Faculty’s research and teaching is to optimally realise the cultural and social...

Assistant professor / associate professor / professor in Pharmacology

The Faculty of Medicine conducts high-quality research and provides research-based undergraduate and postgraduate education in medicine, dentistry, psychology and logopedics. The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Helsinki is located in the Meilahti Campus, offering excellent opportunities...

10 postdoctoral researcher positions in educational sciences

The internationally esteemed and highly successful Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Helsinki is the leading unit of research and teaching in Educational Sciences and Teacher Education in Finland. Research at the Faculty of Educational Sciences focuses on human growth,...

Group Leader in Molecular Medicine

The Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) is an international research unit focusing on human genomics and personalised medicine at the Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE) of the University of Helsinki - a leading Nordic university with a strong commitment to life science research...

Professor, Pathology

The Faculty of Medicine conducts high-quality research and provides research-based undergraduate and postgraduate education in medicine, dentistry, psychology and logopedics. The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Helsinki is located in the Meilahti Campus, offering excellent opportunities...

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor in English Language

The University of Helsinki – among the best in the world Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is an international academic community of 40,000 students and staff members. It operates on four...

2 Postdoctoral Researchers in Area and Cultural Studies

The University of Helsinki – among the best in the world Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the top 100 multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The Faculty of Arts is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms...

Assistant professor / Associate professor / Professor in Neurobiology

The Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-biological-and-environmental-sciences) at the University of Helsinki invites applications for the position of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR / PROFESSOR IN NEUROBIOLOGY The successful applicant...