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University Lecturer, Agrotechnology

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry invites applications for the position of UNIVERSITY LECTURER in AGROTECHNOLOGY starting on 1 August 2021 or by mutual agreement. Energy use and production technology in agriculture are a central part of agrotechnology research that focuses on the development...

Assistant/Associate/Full professor in Arts and Applied Arts Education

The University of Helsinki is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading multidisciplinary research universities in Europe and ranks among the top 100 international universities in the world. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer an...

Postdoctoral Researcher in Translational Plant Science

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...

Research Technician / Laboratory Coordinator

Two research groups in Organismal and Evolutionary Biology Research Program and HiLIFE (led by Academy Professor Craig Primmer and Associate Professor Marjo Saastamoinen (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/researchgroups/evolution-conservation-and-genomics, http://www.helsinki.fi/life-history-evolution)...

Laboratory Coordinator (Technician)

Docent Toni Seppälä’s lab (https://researchportal.helsinki.fi/en/persons/toni-seppälä/) at the University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital has an opening for a LABORATORY COORDINATOR (TECHNICIAN) in precision medicine and solid tumor biology laboratory. The new staff member will have a...

Postdoctoral Researcher in digital precision medicine and solid tumor biology

Docent Toni Seppälä’s lab (https://researchportal.helsinki.fi/en/persons/toni-seppälä/) at the University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital has an opening for a POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER in digital precision medicine and solid tumor biology. The new researcher will play a leading role in...

Head of Research Infrastructure

The University of Helsinki is an influential force both in Finland and globally. We solve problems that are a common concern for all of us. We look for answers to climate change, food security and many other multidisciplinary questions. We wish to share our expertise and build a better world –...

Postdoctoral researcher, micrometeorology and biochemical cycles

Measured in number of students and teachers, the Faculty of Science at the University of Helsinki is the largest science faculty in Finland. There are some 6,000 students taking a basic degree. Out of them, some 1,000 are postgraduates. There are some 500 international students, and over 200...

Postdoctoral Researcher in Translational immuno-oncology

The translational breast cancer research team led by Prof. Juha Klefström at the University of Helsinki Faculty of Medicine*, is looking to hire an ambitious POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN TRANSLATIONAL IMMUNO-ONCOLOGY. The candidate will join a collaborative, multi-disciplinary immuno-oncology project...

Assistant professor / associate professor / professor in Radiology

The Faculty of Medicine promotes scientific research of a high standard and is responsible for providing research-based undergraduate and postgraduate education in medicine, dentistry, psychology and logopedics, as well as for the English-language Master’s Programme in Translational Medicine. In...

Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in Synthetic Chemistry

The University of Helsinki (https://www.helsinki.fi/en) 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...

Universitetslektor i kemi

Helsingfors universitet (https://www.helsinki.fi/sv) är ett av världens främsta mångvetenskapliga forskningsuniversitet. Universitetet har 11 fakultet, samt ett antal fristående enheter, av vilka vissa är gemensamma med andra universitet. Universitetet utgör en internationell akademisk gemenskap...

Post-doctoral researchers and/or PhD-students in cell and structural biology

The HiLIFE - Institute of Biotechnology (BI), located in the Viikki science park, is a research institute at University of Helsinki, The institute harbors ~35 research groups and 250 researchers, and it operates at the highest international level. For more information on the Institute, please visit...

Doctoral student in Food Materials Science

The University of Helsinki – among the best in the world The University of Helsinki is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. In addition to its 11 faculties, the University of Helsinki includes several independent institutes, some of which are jointly operated with...

Research coordinator, Department of Geosciences and Geography

The University of Helsinki (https://www.helsinki.fi/en) is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading multidisciplinary research universities in Europe and ranks among the top 100 international universities in the world. We are an equal...

Postdoctoral researcher, computational biochemistry and biophysics

The University of Helsinki is a multidisciplinary research university that ranks among the best in the world and the top ten among European universities. The university has some 36,000 degree students. The Department of Physics is a large and multidisciplinary department that offers the most varied...

Doctoral Student, Nanomedicine translation into the clinic

The University of Helsinki is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading multidisciplinary research universities in Europe and ranks among the top 100 international universities in the world. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer an...

Coordinator for the Scientific Diving Academy

Scientific diving is an integral part of many lines of marine research, including ecology, archaeology and many other areas of research. Nevertheless, formal training for scientific divers has not been organised in Finland for almost ten years. We will now re-establish scientific diving training in...

Two INTERVENE fellows in Statistical/Medical Human Genetics

The Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) is an international research institute focusing on human genomics and personalised medicine at the University of Helsinki. In the beginning of 2017 FIMM joined the University of Helsinki’s new life science research centre, Helsinki Institute of...

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