UEF Postdoctoral Researcher Programme
Since 2010, the University of Eastern Finland Postdoctoral Researcher Programme has served as a channel for recruiting 10 new postdoctoral researchers to the university every year. The university has allocated strategic funding to the recruitment of postdoctoral researchers. The UEF Postdoctoral Researcher Programme is a way for the university to renew its research staff and to recruit young, talented researchers.
UEF Postdoctoral Researcher positions are filled for a three-year term, and they can be applied for by persons whose doctoral degree has been completed no more than five years ago.
A call for UEF Postdoctoral Researcher positions is opened every autumn. The call and the research areas included in the call are defined separately every year.
Postdoctoral researchers' evaluation form
UEF doctoral student positions
The doctoral programmes of the University of Eastern Finland invite applications for doctoral student positions on an annual basis. Approximately 150 doctoral students work with this funding as early stage researchers at our university every year. The UEF doctoral student positions are salary-paying positions, enabling the doctoral students to engage in full-time study with an objective to complete the doctoral degree in four years' time.
Doctoral students completing their doctoral degree at the University of Eastern Finland are able to apply for the UEF doctoral student positions. The maximum duration of the doctoral student positions is four years. The persons selected to the UEF doctoral student positions will be hired as early stage researchers by the University of Eastern Finland.
The UEF doctoral student positions may be applied for by persons already are enrolled as doctoral students at the University of Eastern Finland and by persons planning to complete their doctoral degree at the University of Eastern Finland.
The call is open for applications opens in spring. More information and instructions for applying on Open positions-webpage.