08/11/2017
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

15-20 Doctoral Students

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Jyväskylä
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    AnthropologyCultural anthropology
    AnthropologyEthnology
    AnthropologyMedical anthropology
    AnthropologyOther
    AnthropologySocial anthropology
    ArtsArts management
    ArtsFine arts
    ArtsOther
    ArtsPerforming arts
    ArtsVisual arts
    Communication sciencesJournalism
    Communication sciencesMedia studies
    CriminologyOther
    GeographyHuman geography
    HistoryArchaeology
    Language sciencesLanguages
    Language sciencesLinguistics
    Language sciencesOther
    Language sciencesPhilology
    LiteratureOther
    PhilosophyAesthetics
    PhilosophyEpistemology
    PhilosophyEthics
    PhilosophyLogic
    PhilosophyMetaphysics
    PhilosophyOther
    PhilosophyPhilosophy of science
    SociologyOther
    SociologyUrban sociology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    17/11/2017 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Finland › Jyväskylä
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The University of Jyväskylä is a nationally and internationally significant research university and an expert on education that focuses on human and natural sciences. The University is Finland’s leading expert in teacher education and adult education, as well as the major exporter of education. The Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences is the only one in the country. The University of Jyväskylä is known for its dynamic operating culture and strong commitment to social responsibility.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is currently seeking to recruit  staff to the position of 15-20 Doctoral Students, for a fixed term of maximum 4 years, starting on 1st of January 2018 or according to a separate agreement.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is a strong contributor to human sciences. It has a central role in understanding and developing human activities and the structures of society. The faculty is a unique, strongly profiled unit that conducts internationally significant research with societal impact. Research and education at the faculty focus on culture, arts, traditions, languages and communication, social sciences and philosophy.

The duties of the doctoral student will focus on postgraduate studies.

The duties, eligibility requirements and language skills of doctoral student are defined in the University of Jyväskylä Regulations and language skills guidelines. Proficiency in Finnish is required in the teaching and research positions of the University of Jyväskylä. However, when considered appropriate, the University may grant exemption from the language proficiency requirements. 

The Doctoral Student must have a relevant Master’s degree and the right to pursue postgraduate studies at the University of Jyväskylä.

The doctoral student’s job-specific salary component is based on the job demands levels 1 - 4 (1 808,42 €/month – 2 475,31 €/month) according to the salary system concerning teaching and research staff at universities. In addition, a personal performance-based salary component amounting to the maximum of 46,3% of the job-specific salary component is also paid.

A trial period of four months will be used when the position is first filled.

For further information, please contact Vice-Dean, Professor Laura Stark, e-mail: laura.stark@jyu.fi.

Please attach the following documents to your online application:

1. Curriculum vitae written in compliance with the responsible conduct of research and, when possible, considering the template for researcher’s curriculum vitae by the Finnish Advisory Board on Research Integrity (TENK). See: www.tenk.fi/en/content/template-researchers-curriculum-vitae.

2. A postgraduate study plan

3. A research plan (max. 3 pages)

4. Progress report from the supervisor-in-charge. The report has to be submitted by the application deadline in the following   address  https://www.jyu.fi/hytk/fi/tutkimus/tohtorikoulutus/ohjaajille-paaedustajille-johtajille/paaohjaajan-lausunto-statement-from-the-supervisor-in-charge/
 

Applications must be submitted by using the online application by the application deadline 17 November 2017.

More Information

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Anthropology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Anthropology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Anthropology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Anthropology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Anthropology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Communication sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Communication sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Criminology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Geography
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    History
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Language sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Language sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Language sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Language sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Literature
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Philosophy
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Sociology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Sociology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
Work location(s)
20 position(s) available at
University of Jyväskylä
Finland
Jyväskylä
Seminaarinkatu 15

EURAXESS offer ID: 257891
Posting organisation offer ID: 106363

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