Open positions

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Specialist in international student exchange

The University of Helsinki is a strong influencer in Finland and in the world. We're solving problems that affect each and every one of us. We are looking for answers to climate change, sufficient nutrition and many other multidisciplinary questions. We want to share our expertise and act as the...

Staff Scientist (university researcher) or laboratory engineer, INAR

Faculty of Science is founded on basic scientific research applied and complemented by the disciplines of geography and geology. Thanks to our solid research infrastructure and internationally distinguished researchers, our research is of a high standard. Among the Faculty’s strengths are also our...

Staff scientist (University researcher), INAR

Faculty of Science is founded on basic scientific research applied and complemented by the disciplines of geography and geology. Thanks to our solid research infrastructure and internationally distinguished researchers, our research is of a high standard. Among the Faculty’s strengths are also our...

Planning officer for doctoral education

The University of Helsinki is a community founded on research, learning and courageous thought. We respond to major global challenges through ground-breaking basic research, a curious mindset and collaboration. We wish to share our expertise and build a better world – together. At the University of...

Biostatistician, Centre of Biostatistics

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...

Director for Centre for European Studies

The Centre for European Studies is a multidisciplinary research unit under the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Helsinki. It practices and promotes research in European Studies from a variety of perspectives. In addition to the above, the Centre is responsible of the EU study module...

Postdoctoral researcher on INDEED research project

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...

Tenure Track or Full Professor of Political History

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...

Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor, Chemistry of Circular Economy

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...

Doctoral student in Marketing

The University of Helsinki is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading multidisciplinary research universities and ranks among the top 100 universities in the world. Department of Economics and Management is situated at the Faculty of...

Project coordinator Meilahti campus (TRIMM) program

The University of Helsinki is one of the world’s leading universities for multidisciplinary research. The Research Services provides customer-oriented support for researchers in all research-related matters from applying for research funding, and administering projects to dealing with legal matters...

Doctoral student, WELLS Project

The Centre for University Teaching and Learning (HYPE) investigates learning and teaching across all faculties and disciplines at the University of Helsinki. Based on the high-quality research, the Centre supports degree programmes and faculties in the development of learning and teaching, and...

Ruotsin kielen kääntäjä (määräaikainen)

Helsingin yliopisto www.helsinki.fi/fi kuuluu maailman parhaiden monitieteisten tutkimusyliopistojen joukkoon. Yliopistossa on 11 tiedekuntaa ja lisäksi erillisiä laitoksia, joista osa on toisten yliopistojen kanssa yhteisiä. Yliopistossa opiskelee 36 000 tutkinto-opiskelijaa. Helsingin yliopiston...

Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Physics

The University of Helsinki is the top academic institution in Finland and one of the top 100 academic institutions in the world: http://www.shanghairanking.com/rankings/arwu/2020. The international scientific community consists of 40,000 students and researchers. The Faculty of Science, located at...

Laboratory Analyst / Coordinator for HUMI research program

The research group of Dr. Anne Salonen at Human Microbiome Research Program (HUMI) is looking for a LABORATORY ANALYST / COORDINATOR for HUMI research program. The work consists of the following main tasks: 1) Laboratory coordination and management: Planning sample processing schedules and work...

Doctoral Student in Cancer Gene Therapy

Professor Akseli Hemminki at the University of Helsinki, Cancer Gene Therapy Group (CGTG) invites applications for the position of DOCTORAL STUDENT in Cancer Gene Therapy CGTG is located in Haartman Institute on the Helsinki Academic Medical Campus in Meilahti, Helsinki, Finland. Our research...

Project Planner / Laboratory Engineer for the HSSH Institute

The Helsinki Institute for Social Sciences and Humanities (HSSH) promotes and coordinates research cooperation and infrastructure development in humanities and social sciences (SSH) at the University of Helsinki. This work is led by four university researchers at the HSSH’s methodological unit. The...

Senior Researcher, computer networks and ubiquitous computing

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...

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 in Population / Landscape Genetics

The Life-history Evolution Research Group within the Helsinki Institute of Life Sciences invites applications for a POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER in an integrative project to address spatio-temporal genetic variation of butterflies in relation to land use and recent population trends for a fixed term of...

Professor in Pharmaceutical Technology

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. The Faculty of Pharmacy ranked #44 in the world in...