Employment Opportunities at Umeå University

Umeå University welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and academic disciplines.

At Umeå University you will experience an attactive and creative educational environment and world-leading research. 4,200 employees and over 32,000 students have chosen Umeå University as their place or work and study. We welcome your application.

Please note: The list of current vacancies below are sorted by the date they are posted in our database. For application deadlines and reference numbers, read the complete job description by clicking the job title link.

Open Positions

Doktorand i biofysikalisk kemi


Postdoktor vid institutionen för medicinsk biovetenskap/Klinisk kemi / Post-doctoral position at Department of Medical Biosciences/Clinical Chemistry


Doktorand i kemi med inriktning mot kvicksilverbiogeokemi / PhD in Chemistry with focus on Mercury Biogeochemistry


Doktorand i växters cell- och molekylärbiologi / PhD position in Plant Cell and Molecular Biology, Umeå Plant Science Center


Projektassistent till projekt om Parkinsonsjukas tal


Doktorand i ämnet medicinsk vetenskap med inriktning fysiologi / PhD student position in Medical Science with an orientation towards: Physiology


First research engineer in Molecular Microbiology/Förste forskningsingenjör inom molekylär mikrobiologi


5 doktorander vid Genusforskarskolan


Research Engineer position in molecular cancer biology / Förste forskningsingenjör inom molekylär cacerbiologi


Professor i Fri konst / Professor of Fine Arts


Universitetslektor i immunologi/Senior lecturer in Immunology


Forskarassistent i kemi, inr. miljösystemanalys / Assistant Professor with focus on Environmental Systems Analysis


Forskarassistent i processoptimering/Assistant Professor with focus on Environmental Systems Analysis


Biträdande universitetslektor i datavetenskap/Tenure track position as Assistant professor in Computing Science


More open positions (mostly in Swedish)

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How to Apply

Your complete application should include the requested documents in the job listing. If you apply to more than one position, you should send all documents for every position, so the respective department can have the chance to review your submittal in its entirety. It is important to mark your application with the appropriate reference number.

The university saves application documents, including attachments, for two years. If desired, the documents can be returned. Documents sent electronically should be in pdf or word format to jobb@umu.se. Applications for professors, senior lecturers and PhD student positions should be sent in paper form, not electronically, if mentioned.

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