University of Helsinki

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The University of Helsinki is a motivating, multicultural community with a broad range of international connections and approximately 80 cooperation agreements with universities on different continents. The expertise of our researchers is highly sought-after in international academic communities, conferences and publications. We are fully established among the top 100 research universities in the world and we are determined to maintain our position and improve it further. University of Helsinki is a member of LERU, the League of European Research Universities.
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PROMOTING WELLBEING AND JUSTICE
Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki today is a vivid, international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. We are Finland’s most important provider of research infrastructures and a significant institution on the European scale. The university allocates considerable resources (funding, staff, facilities) to its research infrastructures every year. We seek solutions for global challenges and create new ways of thinking for the best of humanity.
FACULTIES
The University of Helsinki is an international academic community with more than 40,000 students and members of staff. It operates on four campuses in Helsinki and in 9 other localities in Finland. The University’s 11 faculties are home to many departments. Furthermore, the University accommodates several independent research-oriented institutes, multidisciplinary research networks and campus units, as well as units attending to duties of a national authority. The University of Helsinki enjoys great visibility and influence all around Helsinki and in the rest of Finland.
ONE OF THE BEST RE­SEARCH UNI­VERSIT­IES IN THE WORLD
The strategic research areas for 2017–2020 include life sciences, the human mind in a changing world as well as the structure of matter and materials science. The University of Helsinki has four doctoral schools, which offer a total of 32 doctoral programmes.
LIVING IN HELSINKI
Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is a vibrant seaside city of beautiful islands and great green parks. It inhabits approdimately o.6 million people and offers a great deal of design, architecture, culture, shopping and restaurants. Helsinki’s public transportation system is highly efficient although the central city is easily explored on foot, too. The greater capital area consists of the cities of Espoo, Helsinki, Kaunianen and Vantaa and has some 1.1 million residents and a multitude of opportunities for good living, working and enjoying life in Finland.

RESEARCH COORDINATOR, COMMUNICATION DIRECTOR FOR THE FINNGEN PROJECT
Location : , Finland

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 ...

DOCTORAL STUDENT / POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER, EARLY INTERACTIONS OF INTESTINAL MICROBIOTA AND THE IMMUNE SYSTEM
Location : , Finland

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. Over 30,000 ...

DIRECTOR, HELSINKI INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS
Location : , Finland

Helsinki Institute of Physics (HIP, www.hip.fi) is a national joint research institute of the Universities of Helsinki and Jyväskylä, the Aalto University and the Technical Universities of Lappeenranta and Tampere. The research fields include ...

PROJECT SECRETARY - DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES
Location : , Finland

The Department of Agricultural Sciences is conducting research on plant and animal production and technologies pertaining to them. We are providing the highest level education and mediating societal influence based on the research. The Spatial Food web Ecology ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEACHER ON SO­CIAL STUDY OF MI­CROBES
Location : GenderStudies, Social Anthropology , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

POST-DOC­TORAL RE­SEARCH­ERS IN STEM CELL RESEARCH
Location : CellBiology, Genetics , Finland,Helsinki

Helsinki Institute of Life Science, HiLIFE, is a new life science institute at the University of Helsinki, a leading Nordic university with a strong life science research. HiLIFE operates mainly in the campuses of Meilahti and Viikki. In Meilahti, top-notch ...

10 POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER PO­S­I­TIONS IN EDU­CA­TIONAL SCI­ENCES
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The internationally esteemed and highly successful Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Helsinki is the leading unit of research and teaching in Educational Sciences and Teacher Education in Finland. Research at the Faculty of Educational Sciences ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR, IS­LAMIC AND MIDDLE EAST­ERN STUD­IES
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The Faculty of Arts (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-arts) of the University of Helsinki is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms of the structure and range of disciplines. It is also a ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR IN ENG­LISH LAN­GUAGE
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The University of Helsinki – among the best in the worldFounded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is an international academic community of 40,000 students ...

2 POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCH­ERS IN AREA AND CUL­TURAL STUD­IES
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The University of Helsinki – among the best in the worldFounded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the top 100 multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The Faculty of Arts is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and ...

1-2 DOC­TORAL STU­DENTS, FAC­ULTY OF EDU­CA­TIONAL SCI­ENCES
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The internationally esteemed Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Helsinki is Finland’s most multidisciplinary unit of research and teaching in educational sciences and teacher education. The aim of the Faculty’s research and teaching ...

DOC­TORAL STU­DENT ON SPACES OF RO­MAN RE­PUB­LIC­AN­ISM
Location : Helsinki , Finland

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 ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR IN PHAR­MA­CO­LOGY
Location : Pharmacology , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Medicine conducts high-quality research and provides research-based undergraduate and postgraduate education in medicine, dentistry, psychology and logopedics. The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Helsinki is located in the Meilahti Campus, ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER, GROUP RAI­VIO
Location : GeneticEngineering,Human Pluripotent Stem Cells , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Helsinki conducts high-quality research and provides research-based basic and post-graduate education in medicine and dentistry, psychology and logopedics. The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Helsinki is ...

DOC­TORAL CAN­DID­ATE OR POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER
Location : , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER (STATISTICS / MACHINE LEARNING)
Location : ComputationalMathematics, Statistics , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

UNIVERSITY LECTURER OF THEORETICAL PHILOSOPHY
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The University of Helsinki – among the best in the worldFounded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is an international academic community of 40,000 students ...

PROFESSOR, PHILOSOPHY
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The Faculty of Arts (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-arts) of the University of Helsinki is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms of the structure and range of disciplines. It is also a ...

PROFESSOR, AREA AND CULTURAL STUDIES
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The Faculty of Arts (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-arts) of the University of Helsinki is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms of the structure and range of disciplines. It is also a ...

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN CELL BIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY
Location : Helsinki , Finland

The University of Helsinki is a leading Nordic university with a preeminent role in life science research. Within the university, the Institute of Biotechnology (BI) is a part of Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE), dedicated to successful development of ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR IN NEURO­BI­O­LOGY
Location : MolecularBiology, Neuroscinece , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences (https://www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-biological-and-environmental-sciences) at the University of Helsinki invites applications for the position of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR / PROFESSOR IN ...

UNIVERSITY LECTURER, THEORETICAL PARTICLE PHYSICS
Location : , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER, RA­DIO­PHAR­MA­CEUT­ICAL CHEM­ISTRY
Location : Helsinki , Finland

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 ...

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/PROFESSOR, GRAVITATIONAL WAVE COSMOLOGY
Location : Environmental Science,Gravitational Wave,Cosmology , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER, URBAN POP­U­LA­TION DYNAMICS
Location : Urban Studies , Finland, Helsinki

  The University of Helsinki has opened a position for a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Urban and Regional Studies. The University of Helsinki, founded in 1640, is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER,DI­GITAL URBAN & DATA ANA­LYT­ICS
Location : Urban Studies , Finland,Helsinki

The University of Helsinki and Aalto University have opened a position for a postdoctoral researcher as part of a joint multidisciplinary collaboration initiative coordinated by the Institute of Urban and Regional Studies at the University of Helsinki. ...

DOC­TORAL STU­DENT, MEMETRE PRO­JECT, FAC­ULTY OF AG­RI­CUL­TURE AND FORESTRY
Location : Ecophysiology, Plant Biology, Molecular Biology, forest ecology, biogeochemistry , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry (www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-agriculture-and-forestry) at the University of Helsinki, located on the Viikki Campus, promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and human wellbeing through scientific research ...

DOC­TORAL STU­DENT, MEMETRE PRO­JECT, FAC­ULTY OF AG­RI­CUL­TURE AND FORESTRY
Location : Ecophysiology, Plant Biology, Molecular Biology, Forest Ecology, Biogeochemistry , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry (www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-agriculture-and-forestry) at the University of Helsinki, located on the Viikki Campus, promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and human wellbeing through scientific research ...

UNI­VERSITY LEC­TURER IN BUSI­NESS MAN­AGE­MENT
Location : Business Management , Finland,Helsinki

The Department of Economics and Management of the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry invites applications for the position of UNIVERSITY LECTURER in BUSINESS MANAGEMENT from 1.3.2019 onwards or as agreed.  The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR IN COM­PAR­AT­IVE DIS­EASE RESEARCH
Location : Veterinary sciences , Finland,Helsinki

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. 1HEALTH is a ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR, FOOD SCI­ENCE, SENS­ORY FOOD SCI­ENCE
Location : Nutrition and Dietetics,Food Science , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry (www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-agriculture-and-forestry) at the University of Helsinki is located on the Viikki Campus, promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and human wellbeing through scientific research and ...

5 TEN­URE TRACK AS­SIST­ANT/​AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR PO­SITIONS
Location : Molecular Medicine,Biotechnology,Molecular Chemistry,Neuroscience , Finland,Helsinki

The University of Helsinki https://www.helsinki.fi/en is a leading Nordic life science university and an international academic community comprising 40,000 students and staff. With a critical outlook and a creative attitude, we are building a better ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR/​AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR/​PRO­FESSOR IN PHAR­MA­CEUT­ICAL NA­N­O­TECH­NO­LOGY
Location : Nanotechnology, Pharmacology,Pharmacy , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

DOC­TORAL STU­DENT IN BIO­PHYS­ICAL CHEM­ISTRY
Location : Biophysics,Physical Chemistry , Finland,Helsinki

The Institute of Biotechnology (BI) is a part of Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE), dedicated to successful development of biotechnology and integrative biology and the application of this knowledge for the benefit of society. HiLIFE builds on existing ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCH­ERS 2018
Location : , Finland,Helsinki

The Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) is an international research institute focusing on human genomics and personalized medicine at the Helsinki Institute for Life Science of the University of Helsinki. FIMM integrates molecular medicine research ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR, FOREST RE­SOURCES PLAN­NING
Location : Environmental Science,Ecologyas,Forest Resources Planning , Finland,Helsinki

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry (www.helsinki.fi/en/faculty-of-agriculture-and-forestry), located on the Viikki Campus, promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and human wellbeing through scientific research and research-based teaching. The ...

CLIN­ICAL IN­STRUCTOR, RE­PRO­DUC­TION OF DO­MESTIC AN­IM­ALS
Location : AnimalSciences , Finland,Helsinki

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 ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR IN ZO­ONOTIC AN­TI­MI­CRO­BIAL RES­IST­ANCE, HELSINKI ONE HEALTH
Location : VeterinarySciences , Finland, Helsinki

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. 1HEALTH is a ...

AS­SIST­ANT PRO­FESSOR / AS­SO­CI­ATE PRO­FESSOR / PRO­FESSOR IN RISK AS­SESS­MENT IN FOOD SAFETY, HELSINKI ONE HEALTH
Location : VeterinaryScience, Food Science , , Finland, Helsinki

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. 1HEALTH is a ...

POSTDOC­TORAL RE­SEARCHER, TOOLS AND AL­GORITHMS IN SUP­PORT OF HU­MAN­IT­IES/​SO­CIAL SCI­ENCES RESEARCH
Location : , Finland,Helsinki

Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the top 100 multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The Faculty of Arts is Finland’s oldest institution for teaching and research in the humanities and the largest in terms of the structure ...

LABOR­AT­ORY ANA­LYST
Location : Vascular Biology, Molecular Biology , Finland,Helsinki

The University of Helsinki is a leading Nordic university with a strong life science research. Academic Medical Center Helsinki (AMCH) comprising the University of Helsinki’s Faculty of Medicine, the Helsinki Institute of Life Science and the Helsinki ...