Open positions

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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...

Research Assistant in cell / development / inflammation biology

Vaahtomeri lab invites applications for a position of RESEARCH ASSISTANT for a fixed term. Vaahtomeri lab is a dynamic young research group. Our research focuses on cellular mechanisms of lymphatic capillary growth and lymphatic capillary mediated immune cell trafficking. Lymphatic research is...

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...

University Lecturer in Cognitive Science

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 one hundred universities in the world. The...

Postdoctoral researcher, project RE:URBIA

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 (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-science/...

Postdoctoral researcher, project DECARBON-HOME

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 (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-science/...

Laboratory Coordinator

The research group led by Professor Pirjo Laakkonen at the Translational Cancer Medicine Research Program at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland is looking for A LABORATORY COORDINATOR to be integrated in the iCAN flagship project. The position is available starting on 1.3.2021...

Doctoral Student, Finnish Museum of Natural History

Finnish Museum of Natural History is looking for a DOCTORAL STUDENT to join Tarasov Lab for a 3-year fixed-term full-time PhD position in comparative phylogenetics. The starting date can be negotiated and will take place July-October 2021. The University of Helsinki (https://www.helsinki.fi/en) is...

Assistant/Associate/Full professor, craft science and craft pedagogy

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 digital media

The Faculty of Social Sciences and research project Media platforms and social accountability: Dynamics, practices and discourses (MAPS) invite applications for the position of POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN DIGITAL MEDIA To be appointed on a full-time basis for 22 months from 1 September 2021 onwards...

Professor in Study of Religions

The University of Helsinki – Among the best in the world The University of Helsinki, founded in 1640, is among the leading multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The University is an international scholarly community of more than 40,000 students and staff, which operates on four...