16/02/2017

5 Post-doctoral researcher positions for three-year periods (TIAS)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Turku
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    AnthropologyCultural anthropology
    AnthropologyEthnology
    AnthropologyMedical anthropology
    AnthropologySocial anthropology
    Communication sciencesJournalism
    Communication sciencesMedia studies
    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
    EconomicsPolitical economy
    EconomicsProduction economics
    EconomicsTourism studies
    EconomicsTransport economics
    Educational sciencesEducation
    Educational sciencesOther
    Educational sciencesTeaching methods
    GeographyEconomic geography
    GeographyHuman geography
    HistoryAncient history
    HistoryArchaeology
    HistoryArt history
    HistoryEconomic history
    HistoryHistory of law
    HistoryHistory of philosophy
    HistoryHistory of religions
    HistoryHistory of science
    HistoryModern history
    HistoryMusic history
    Juridical sciencesCriminal law
    Juridical sciencesEnvironmental law
    Juridical sciencesEuropean law
    Juridical sciencesFinance law
    Juridical sciencesInternational law
    Juridical sciencesLabour law
    Juridical sciencesMedia law
    Juridical sciencesOther
    Juridical sciencesPublic law
    Language sciencesLanguages
    Language sciencesLinguistics
    Language sciencesOther
    Language sciencesPhilology
    PhilosophyAesthetics
    PhilosophyEpistemology
    PhilosophyEthics
    PhilosophyLogic
    PhilosophyMetaphysics
    PhilosophyPhilosophy of science
    Political sciencesOther
    Political sciencesPolicy studies
    Political sciencesPublic policy
    Psychological sciencesBehavioural sciences
    Psychological sciencesPsychoanalytic studies
    Psychological sciencesPsychology
    SociologyOther
    SociologySocio-economic research
    SociologyUrban sociology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/03/2017 00:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Finland › Turku
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

The University of Turku is a world-class multidisciplinary research university which offers interesting challenges and a unique vantage point to national and international research and education.

Turku Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS) invites applications for

Five (5) post-doctoral  researcher positions for three-year periods starting from 1 January 2018.  

The purpose of the Turku Institute for Advanced Studies is to promote cutting-edge university research in the humanities and social sciences. These include studies in arts and literature, cultural studies, history, archaeology, languages, linguistics, speech and language pathology, business studies, economics, education, law, philosophy, political science, psychology, social policy, social work, sociology and research methodologies.

TIAS selects researchers through an international call for applications. The call is open to all researchers in the respective fields.   A doctoral degree must be completed by the end of the application period.

TIAS aims to support the research profile of the University of Turku, consisting of six thematic collaborations:  1) Biofuture 2) Digital futures 3) Cultural memory and social change 4) Children, young people and learning 5) Drug development and diagnostics 6) Sea and maritime studies.

The Board of the Institute selects the appointees on the basis of external evaluations. In the selection process, particular attention is paid to the quality of the candidate’s research proposal and international collaboration. Applicants are requested to demonstrate a linkage to the research profile and with the research activities of the University of Turku. For the latter purpose, applicants must have a letter of commitment from one of the departments at the University of Turku stating that it undertakes to serve as the site of the research and provide the researcher with basic facilities and services.

The salary is determined in accordance with the university salary system for teaching and research personnel.  The salary for Postdoctoral Research positions correspond to a requirement level 5 and personal performance level 4 euro-denominated salary (3 326, 61 €/ month).    

Progress in the researcher's personal performance can be taken into account when determining the salary during the employment.

For more information, please contact TIAS-haku@utu.fi

Applications must be submitted 15.3.2017 at the latest (23.59.59) via the electronic application form of the University of Turku. The link to the electronic application system is found at the beginning of this announcement (Apply for the job).

Instructions for applicants can be found here.

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Work location(s)
5 position(s) available at
University of Turku
Finland
Turku
FI-20014
TURUN YLIOPISTO

EURAXESS offer ID: 182362
Posting organisation offer ID: 97454