Open positions

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Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in Software Engineering

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 and theoretical astrophysics

The Department of Physics at the University of Helsinki, Faculty of Science is inviting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship position (or a university researcher position) in computational and theoretical astrophysics. The successful applicant will join the Theoretical Extragalactic Research...

Tenure Track or Full Professor of Social Psychology, Swedish

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...

Three Postdoctoral Researchers or University Researchers

The Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Helsinki and the research consortium FLUX invite applications for up to THREE POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHERS OR UNIVERSITY RESEARCHERS to work with Dr. Christina Bohk-Ewald and Professor Mikko Myrskylä in the research project FLUX: Family Formation in...

Seismologist, Finnish National Seismic Network

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 Geosciences and Geography at the Faculty of Science is the leading research and...

Tenure Track or Full Professor of Social Psychology

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...

TWO TRAINEES (Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies)

The Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies (HCAS) is an independent institute of advanced study within the University of Helsinki. It provides a top-class, international research environment for scholars in the humanities and social sciences. The Collegium promotes innovative interdisciplinary...

Director / National Librarian

The National Library of Finland is responsible for storing, preserving and providing access to Finnish cultural heritage. The National Library serves as a research library particularly in the humanities and social sciences and plays a key role in ensuring the accessibility of cultural heritage data...

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER (COMPUTATIONAL HISTORY / DIGITAL HUMANITIES)

The University of Helsinki is Finland’s oldest and largest academic institution, an international scholarly community of 40,000 students and researchers. In international university rankings, the University of Helsinki usually ranks among the top 100 universities in the world. The University of...

Director for HELSUS

About us The University of Helsinki is a community founded on research, learning and courageous thought, where groundbreaking basic research, open-minded curiosity and cooperation engender opportunities for solving global challenges. Our everyday work and interaction are guided by the University’s...

University Lecturer, Changing Education Master's Programme

The internationally esteemed and highly successful Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Helsinki is Finland’s leading unit of research and teaching in Educational Sciences and Teacher Education. Our research aims towards the realization of cultural and social possibilities for the...

Bioinformatician to the iCAN Digital Precision Cancer Medicine project

The University of Helsinki is currently seeking a Bioinformatician to join the iCAN Digital Precision Cancer Medicine project. iCAN is part of the Academy of Finland Flagship Programme and hosted by the University of Helsinki and HUS Helsinki University Hospital. iCAN is an innovative...

Tenure Track or Full Professor of European Societies and Politics

The University of Helsinki is the oldest and largest institution of academic education in Finland, an international scholarly 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...

Professor or associate/assistant professor, international law

The University of Helsinki is a community founded on research, learning and courageous thought, where ground-breaking basic research, open-minded curiosity and cooperation engender opportunities for solving global challenges. Our everyday work and interaction are guided by the University’s...

Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor, sustainable earth resources

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...

Doctoral student and postdoctoral position in circadian regulation of pain

The Faculty of Medicine promotes high quality scientific research. It provides research-based undergraduate and postgraduate education in medicine, dentistry, psychology and logopedics, and an international Master's Programme in Translational Medicine. It also offers psychotherapist education. In...

Postdoctoral Researcher, Synthesis and Analysis

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 (https://www2.helsinki.fi/en/...

1-2 Doctoral Students in Human-Artificial Intelligence Collaboration

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. The Department of...

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