Uppsala universitet,

Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our ultimate goal is to conduct education and research of the highest quality and relevance to make a long-term difference in society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has over 45,000 students, more than 7,000 employees and a turnover of around SEK 7 billion.

The Unit for Global Partnerships is a part of the Division for Internationalisation and is responsible for Uppsala University’s international collaboration projects and networks (https://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/international/collaboration-projects/). We are now looking for a student who would like to work part-time with design and communication as an international project assistant.


Uppsala University participates in a large number of collaboration projects on various topics including innovation and university-industry collaboration in Latin America, improving employability for recent graduates in Vietnam, the organisation of a research and innovation week in South Africa and much more. Your role would be to help communicating and administering our projects.

  • Designing and updating project websites with content including text, images and videos
  • Photographing, filming and editing
  • Designing posters, brochures and other marketing material
  • Gather information and prepare project reporting
  • Assist at digital project meetings


You are currently a full-time student at Uppsala University (Campus Uppsala or Campus Gotland) and have completed at least one year of university studies with passing grades. You have a strong ability to work as part of a team, are creative and used to taking initiatives. Since we are working with organisations worldwide you need to be able to speak and write English fluently.

You have experience in:

  • Web design/web publishing
  • Graphic design
  • Photography/filming/editing

Additional qualifications:

  • Experience in writing texts for communication purposes
  • Experience in administrative work
  • Experience of working or studying abroad

Salary: Individual salary.

Starting date: As otherwise agreed.

Type of employment: Temporary hourly remunerated position.

Scope of employment: 10-25%

For further information about the position please contact:

Miriam Tardell, miriam.tardell@uadm.uu.se, 018-471 3799 or Fanny Jonsson, fanny.jonsson@uadm.uu.se, 018-471 4192.

Please submit your application by 27th November 2020, UFV-PA 2020/4302.

Are you considering moving to Sweden to work at Uppsala University? If so, you will find a lot of information about working and living in Sweden at www.uu.se/joinus. You are also welcome to contact International Faculty and Staff Services at ifss@uadm.uu.se.

Type of employment Temporary position shorter than 3 months
Employment expires 2021-06-30
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment Enligt överenskommelse
Salary Individual salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 25%
City Uppsala/Visby
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2020/4302
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 13.Nov.2020
Last application date 27.Nov.2020 11:59 PM CET

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