University Researcher, INAR

Updated: about 1 month ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 03 Jun 2022

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 researchers and teachers from abroad.

Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR ) is a multi- and interdisciplinary research unit based in physics, chemistry, meteorology, forest sciences, environmental sciences and social sciences in the University of Helsinki. INAR aims to strengthen the internationally leading, integrated multidisciplinary research and education environment for atmospheric and Earth system science and to feed in scientific results for the national and international environment and climate policy. It performs multiscale research from molecular to global scale and focuses on climate change, air quality, biogeochemical cycles and ecosystem processes. INAR has INAR Finland Network partners in Finnish Meteorological Institute, University of Eastern Finland and Tampere University of Technology.

The Faculty of Science invites applications for a


starting from 1.8.2022

The main duties are to further develop and prepare the implementation of teaching curricula for joint bachelor, master and doctoral programs with Nanjing University and to take part in organizing and teaching in the degree programmes. The work requires good knowledge of the curricula of the present degree programmes in atmospheric sciences at the University of Helsinki (ATM-MP and ATM-DP).

Teaching experience and pedagogical training are considered as a merit. We appreciate experience in working in China and with Chinese research institutes. The appointee to the position of the university researcher shall hold an applicable doctoral degree and be able to provide high-quality research-based teaching. To be successful in the position, the candidate must have the doctoral degree from the from ATM-DP doctoral program or equivalent.

The salary is based on the salary system of Finnish universities. The salary range is from 3700 – 5000 euros per month depending on the qualifications and seniority of the selected candidate.

Please submit your application containing a

  • motivation letter
  • a university portfolio
  • CV and publication list
  • in a single pdf file using the University of Helsinki Recruitment System

    Please submit your application via our recruitment system on 3 June 2022 at the latest.

    Further information may be obtained:


    View or Apply

    Similar Positions