Open positions

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Bioinformatician, Institute of Biotechnology

INVITATION FOR APPLICANTS A bioinformatician position is available at the Institute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki, in the laboratory of Dr. Anamaria Balic. The group is part of the Institute of Biotechnology (BI) at the University of Helsinki, which is an independent research institute...

University Lecturer in French language

scholarly community of 40,000 students and researchers. In international university rankings, the University of Helsinki usually ranks among the top one hundred universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is looking for solutions to global challenges and engendering new thinking for the...

Project Manager, Internationalization project for Higher education

We need you, an expert in internationalization! We are looking for someone to help us convince the best talents of science and higher education to choose Finland. Are you in? We are launching a 2-year project in the autumn of 2020, together with our partner universities and other universities and...

Postdoctoral Researcher, VERIFIN

The University of Helsinki (https://www.helsinki.fi/en), 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 Department of Chemistry (http://www.helsinki.fi/kemia...

Doctoral student, Forest sector foresight in changing forest-based industries

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry invites applications for the position of DOCTORAL STUDENT for a fixed term position starting in 1 September 2020, or as agreed. The doctoral student will be employed for a fixed term of one year, with a possibility of extension for up to three consecutive...

Postdoctoral Researcher, ANEE

The Centre of Excellence in “Ancient Near Eastern Empires” (ANEE) at the University of Helsinki runs from 2018-2025 and is directed by Dr. Saana Svärd. ANEE asks: How do changing imperial dynamics impact social group identities and lifeways over a millennium? ANEE covers the Neo-Assyrian, Neo-...

Research Director / Senior Researcher, Ruralia Institute

The University of Helsinki (www.helsinki.fi/en), the largest university in Finland and one the world’s leading multidisciplinary universities, looks for solutions to global challenges and engenders new thinking for the benefit of humanity. With a community of more than 8,000 staff members, we offer...

University Lecturer, Agrotechnology

The University of Helsinki is the largest university in Finland, which seeks solutions for global challenges and creates new ways of thinking for the best of humanity. We are one of the best multidisciplinary universities in the world and our community of c. 8 000 employees offers wide ranging...

Postdoctoral Researcher in Functional Genomics

A postdoctoral position is available at the University of Helsinki, Finland to work in Prof. Craig Primmer’s research group (http://www.helsinki.fi/evolution-conservation-and-genomics ). The position is a part of a research program aimed at understanding the molecular mechanisms of a large effect...

Postdoctoral Researcher in salmon evolutionary ecology

A postdoctoral position is available at the University of Helsinki, Finland working in Prof. Craig Primmer’s research group (http://www.helsinki.fi/evolution-conservation-and-genomics as a part of an ERC-funded project aiming to investigate evolutionary and ecological factors behind a large effect...

Professor or assistant / associate professor of public law

The University of Helsinki www.helsinki.fi/en/university is among the leading multidisciplinary research universities in the world. In addition to its 11 faculties, the University includes several independent institutes, some of which are jointly operated with other universities. Some 36,000...

Laboratory engineer or Senior engineer/ Accelerator Laboratory

The University of Helsinki is among the leading multidisciplinary research universities in the world. In addition to its 11 faculties, the University includes several independent institutes, some of which are jointly operated with other universities. Some 35,000 students are currently pursuing an...