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Curator in entomology (fixed term)

Finnish Museum of Natural History invites applications for the position of Curator in entomology (fixed term) The position will start as soon as possible after 1.9.2021 and it is fixed until 31.8.2026. The Curator will specialize in the systematics and/or biogeography of insects, and we especially...

Doctoral Student in Plant Molecular Biology

Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE) - Institute of Biotechnology (BI), located in the Viikki science park, is a research institute at the University of Helsinki, The institute harbors ~35 research groups and 250 researchers and comprehensive core facilities for molecular, biochemical and...

Postdoctoral Researcher in Plant Molecular Biology

Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE) - Institute of Biotechnology (BI), located in the Viikki science park, is a research institute at the University of Helsinki. The institute harbors ~35 research groups and 250 researchers and comprehensive core facilities for molecular, biochemical and...

Director of HiLIFE

CALL FOR DIRECTOR HiLIFE, Helsinki Institute of Life Science https://www2.helsinki.fi/en/helsinki-institute-of-life-science, is one of the leading life science research institutes in the Nordics. It builds on existing strengths and new recruits and partnerships to create an attractive international...

Postdoctoral Researcher on register-based criminological research

The Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki, invites applications for the position of POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER for a two-year, full-time, fixed-term period starting 13 September 2021 (or as agreed). The appointee will work at the Institute of Criminology and Legal Policy (KRIMO) in the...

Doctoral students on register-based criminological research

The Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki, invites applications for the position of 1-2 DOCTORAL STUDENTS for a four-year, full-time, fixed-term period starting 13 September 2021 (or as agreed). The appointees will work at the Institute of Criminology and Legal Policy (KRIMO) in the...

Postdoctoral Researcher in Protein Biochemistry and Structural Biology

POST DOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN PROTEIN BIOCHEMISTRY AND STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY The laboratory of Dr. Tommi Kajander at the Institute of Biotechnology, HiLIFE, University of Helsinki, Finland, is inviting applications for post-doctoral researcher in the area of protein biochemistry and structural biology...

Postdoctoral Researcher in Microbiology / 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...

Laboratory Coordinator for High Throughput Screening Operations

The University of Helsinki is a leading Nordic university with a strong life science research. An international academic community with a critical outlook and a creative attitude is aiming to build a better future together. The Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) is an international...

Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in Analytical 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...

Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Physics, X-ray Laboratory

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...

Post- doctoral position

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...

TRAINEE in Global Politics and Communications

The Faculty of Social Sciences is Finland’s leading research and education institution in the social sciences and also the most diverse in terms of its disciplines. In several research fields the Faculty belongs to the top 50 in the international rankings. The Faculty has a strong international...

UNIVERSITY RESEARCHER - Core research area Consumer Economics

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...

Postdoctoral researcher, remote sensing of Arctic ecosystems

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://www2.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-science/...

Postdoctoral researcher and Doctoral student, INAR

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 Materials Chemistry

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/...

Assistant / Associate professor or Professor, Food Technology

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry invites applications for the position of an ASSISTANT PROFESSOR / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR / PROFESSOR IN FOOD TECHNOLOGY The University of Helsinki (UH) is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading...

Senior postdoctoral researcher in Neurophysiology

The in vivo rodent electrophysiology and imaging unit in Neuroscience Center, University of Helsinki is looking for a SENIOR POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN NEUROPHYSIOLOGY The Neuroscience Center (NC, https://www.helsinki.fi/en/helsinki-institute-of-life-science/units/neuroscience-center) is an...

Research Director of mouse behavioral phenotyping facility

The Neuroscience Center (NC, https://www.helsinki.fi/en/helsinki-institute-of-life-science/units/neuroscience-center) is an international research unit within Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE) of the University of Helsinki, a leading Nordic university with a strong commitment to life...

Doctoral student, fungal biotechnology

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...

Health Data Scientist / Epidemiologist

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 international universities in the world. The Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) is an...

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