Job opportunities
We are currently in the process of starting our activities - and hiring talented people! Please read more about the job opportunities in VILMA below.
Open Call for Applications

The Finnish Centre of Excellence: Virtual Laboratory for Molecular Level Atmospheric Transformations (VILMA) continuously invites applications from talented PhD and MSc students and postdoctoral researchers. The objective of VILMA is to model atmospheric molecular level processes efficiently and to understand the underlying mechanisms and causal connections. VILMA will combine first-principles quantum chemical and other simulations and probabilistic machine learning and artificial intelligence models with interactive visualisation and exploratory data analysis. To learn more about the research topics of our principal investigators, please click the links on our front page.

If you are interested in working with us, please send a motivation letter specific to VILMA of about 1500-3000 characters to vilma-rekry(at) In your letter, please explain why you would like to work with us, briefly describe some research topic you would like to work on and specify no more than three VILMA principal investigator(s) you are most interested in working with. Please attach to your email a CV and list of publications as well as a copy of your study transcript (an unofficial copy is ok) if you are interested in a student position. Please note that we will not consider applications under 1500 characters.

We will read the applications regularly and contact you in case we find an opening for a possible position that coincides with your competences and research interests. We thank you for your application and interest towards VILMA Centre of Excellence.