24/01/2017

Postdoctoral fellowships, (5 positions)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Tampere University of Technology (TUT)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Agricultural sciencesForest sciences
    Agricultural sciencesSoil science
    AnthropologyCultural anthropology
    AnthropologyEthnology
    AnthropologyMedical anthropology
    AnthropologySocial anthropology
    ArchitectureDesign
    ArchitectureLandscape architecture
    ArchitectureOther
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    ArtsFashion studies
    ArtsFine arts
    ArtsPerforming arts
    ArtsVisual arts
    AstronomyAstrophysics
    AstronomyCosmology
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Biological sciencesBotany
    Biological sciencesNutritional sciences
    Biological sciencesOther
    Biological sciencesZoology
    ChemistryAnalytical chemistry
    ChemistryBiochemistry
    ChemistryComputational chemistry
    ChemistryInorganic chemistry
    ChemistryMolecular chemistry
    ChemistryOrganic chemistry
    ChemistryOther
    ChemistryPhysical chemistry
    Communication sciencesJournalism
    Communication sciencesMedia studies
    Computer scienceComputer architecture
    Computer scienceDatabase management
    Computer scienceInformatics
    Computer scienceOther
    Computer scienceProgramming
    EconomicsAdministrative sciences
    EconomicsBusiness economics
    EconomicsConsumer economics
    EconomicsEconometrics
    EconomicsEnvironmental economics
    EconomicsFinancial science
    EconomicsFood economics
    EconomicsHealth economics
    EconomicsIndustrial economics
    EconomicsInternational economics
    EconomicsMacroeconomics
    EconomicsManagement studies
    EconomicsMarketing
    EconomicsMicroeconomics
    EconomicsOther
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    EconomicsTourism studies
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    PhysicsQuantum mechanics
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    Political sciencesPolicy studies
    Political sciencesPublic policy
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    Psychological sciencesPsychology
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    SociologySocio-economic research
    SociologyUrban sociology
    TechnologyBiotechnology
    TechnologyEnergy technology
    TechnologyEnvironmental technology
    TechnologyNanotechnology
    TechnologyTelecommunications technology
    TechnologyTransport technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/02/2017 00:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Finland › Tampere
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

Tampere University of Technology (TUT) is an active scientific community of 1,900 employees and more than 8,300 students. The University operates in the form of a foundation and has a long-standing tradition of collaboration with other research institutions and business life. TUT’s research activities focus on four profile areas: Digital operating environment, Energy- and eco-efficiency, Health technology and Light-based technologies. Many of the fields of research and study represented at the University play a key role in addressing global challenges. Internationality is an inherent part of all the University's activities. Welcome to join us at TUT!

Job description:

TUT is seeking to fill 5 postdoctoral fellowship positions with promising researchers who are in the beginning of their career. The aim is to support highly qualified postdoctoral researchers who are outstanding in their field and to strengthen the scientific profile of TUT.

The research tasks will be specified to suit the candidate’s interests and expertise. The research work will be conducted in one of the existing research groups at TUT. The candidates are requested to identify the research group they wish to join. To find out more about TUT’s research groups please visit: www.tut.fi/en/research/research-fields

Requirements:

The call is open to Postdoctoral Researchers who

hold an applicable doctoral degree  (the dissertation must be submitted and proof must be available by 1 March 2017.)
have completed their doctoral degree no longer than 4 years prior to the deadline (degree certificate issued 22.1.2013–1.3.2017; for applicants with children, 1 year per child will be added to the permitted duration).
We are particularly interested in candidates with significant international research experience during recent years. The applicant should be able to plan and conduct research work independently.

We offer:

TUT offers a multidisciplinary research and teaching environment. TUT also offers a wide range of staff benefits, such as occupational health care, flexible working hours, excellent campus sports facilities and several restaurants and cafés on campus with staff discounts.
For more information, please visit www.tut.fi/en – About TUT – Careers at TUT (http://www.tut.fi/en/about-tut/careers-at-tut/index.htm)

Tampere is one of the major academic hubs in the Nordic countries and offers a dynamic living environment. Tampere region is one of the three most rapidly growing urban areas in Finland and home to a vibrant knowledge-intensive entrepreneurial community. The city is an industrial powerhouse that enjoys a rich cultural scene and a reputation as a centre of Finland’s information society (http://www.visittampere.fi).

Salary:

The salary will be based on both the job demands and the employee's personal performance in accordance with the University Salary System. According to the criteria applied to teaching and research staff the position of a Postdoctoral Researcher is placed on the job demands level 5, meaning a salary in the range of 2,900–4,100 euros/month, depending on experience and performance.

Trial period:

Trial period of 4 months applies.

Other:

The position is filled from the beginning of March 2017 or as soon as possible. The duration of the contract will be two years.

For more information, please contact:

For further information concerning research work, please contact the research group relevant to your field of interest (www.tut.fi/en/research/research-fields). For information on general issues, please contact the Coordinator Laura Himanen (laura.himanen(at)tut.fi, +358 40 198 1834)

How to apply:

Applications must be submitted through TUT’s online employment system. The closing date for applications is 22.1.2017 (23:59 EET (GMT+2)) Applications should include a Curriculum Vitae including the list of publications, and a research plan (max 5 pages).

Additional information on attachments to applications.

Web site for additional job details

Work location(s)
5 position(s) available at
Tampere University of Technology (TUT)
Finland
Tampere
FI-33720
Korkeakoulunkatu 10

EURAXESS offer ID: 172443
Posting organisation offer ID: 96342