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13 Doctoral student positions to the Postgraduate School in Educational Sciences

Umeå School of Education

Umeå University is one of Sweden’s largest higher education institutions with over 37,000 students and about 4,700 employees. The University offers a diversity of high-quality education and world-leading research in several fields. Notably, the groundbreaking discovery of the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing tool, which was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, was made here. At Umeå University, everything is close. Our cohesive campuses make it easy to meet, work together and exchange knowledge, which promotes a dynamic and open culture.

The ongoing societal transformation and large green investments in northern Sweden create enormous opportunities and complex challenges. For Umeå University, conducting research about – and in the middle of – a society in transition is key. We also take pride in delivering education to enable regions to expand quickly and sustainably. In fact, the future is made here.

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The Postgraduate School in Educational Sciences offers a coherent environment for doctoral education in the field of educational sciences at Umeå University. You will combine your doctoral education at a department with being part of a dynamic, interdisciplinary doctoral student group and have access to national and international research networks. As a doctoral student in the graduate school, you will contribute to the development of knowledge in the field, for the benefit of researchers as well as teachers and other educational professions.

Read more about The Postgraduate School in Educational Sciences.

  • Doctoral student in History and Education

    Department of Historical. Philosophical and Religious Studies (AN 2.2.1-2129-23)
    Contact; Anna Larsson, anna.larsson@umu.se , +46 90 786 54 24
    Read more and apply here
  • Doctoral Student in Science or Technology/Engineering Education

    Department of Science and Mathematics Education (AN 2.2.1-161-24)
    Contact: Tomas Bergqvist, tomas.bergqvist@umu.se , +46 90-786 65 19
    Read more and apply here
  • Doctoral Student in Education with a focus on Didactics in Vocational Education

    Department of Education (AN 2.2.1-199-24)
    Contact: Jörgen From, jorgen.from@umu.se , +46 90-786 65 10
    Read more and apply here
  • Doctoral student in Education with a focus on teachers’ practice in innovative learning environments

    Department of Education (AN 2.2.1-200-24)
    Contact: Jörgen From, jorgen.from@umu.se , +46 90-786 65 10
    Read more and apply here
  • Doctoral student in Language Teaching and Learning

    Department of Language Studies (AN 2.2.1-93-24)
    Contact: Per Boström, per.bostrom@umu.se , +46 90 786 59 81
    Read more and apply here
  • Doctoral student in Educational Work

    Department of Language Studies (AN 2.2.1-94-24)
    Contact: Per Boström, per.bostrom@umu.se , +46 90 786 59 81
    Read more and apply here
  • 2 Doctoral students in Educational Measurement

    Department of Applied Educational Sciences (AN 2.2.1-104-24)
    Contact: Bert Jonsson, bert.jonsson@umu.se , +46 90 786 76 12
    Read more and apply here
  • 2 Doctoral students in Educational Work

    Department of Applied Educational Sciences (AN 2.2.1-105-24)
    Contact: Bert Jonsson, bert.jonsson@umu.se , +46 90 786 76 12
    Read more and apply here

Application

The application is made under the relevant advertisement using links provided above. Please note that if you are applying for several positions with different registration numbers, you must submit a complete application per position. Your application must be received latest 29 March, 2024.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Admission: 2 september 2024

Salary: Monthly pay

Application deadline: 2024-03-29

Registration number: AN 2.2.1-111-24

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