Working at the University
The University of Helsinki is the largest university in Finland and one of the leading multidisciplinary universities in the world. International experts working at the University are also attracted by Helsinki’s unique atmosphere and Nordic lifestyle.
Career opportunities and open positions the University of Helsinki
The University of Helsinki is a renowed research university offering careers possibilities for 8,000 people, with a range of open positions in teaching and research as well as service and expert roles. We offer excellent support services and employee benefits to all our staff.
Why a career at the University of Helsinki is an excellent choice
Perhaps you have already decided to work in Finland, or perhaps you are considering it. This is quite possibly one of the most significant...
Tenure track at the University of Helsinki
The competitive and transparent Helsinki tenure track model attracts top scientists from all over the world: we have over 100...
Employee benefits at the University of Helsinki
Understanding the work–life balance The University of Helsinki provides flexible work arrangements. We help you to divide your energy...
Academic career options at the University of Helsinki
The University of Helsinki has adopted a four level career path generating a matrix for academic career progress. The qualification...
Enjoy Helsinki and the Nordic quality of life
Helsinki offers a high quality of life and a family friendly environment. Finland and the Helsinki region possess top expertise in sciences in terms of a vibrant talent pool, leading research, strong support services and functioning collaboration networks.
Ensuring an easy arrival
Enjoy your first days in Finland. Our staff is there for you to make sure that you and your family settle in as smoothly as possible. Functional and supportive public services are available when you need them.