Uppsala University, Department of Earth Sciences

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 Department of Earth Sciences is one of the most complete such academic departments in Europe. Our research focuses on subjects that range from the Earth’s core to the atmosphere, on scales from submicroscopic structures in minerals to the formation of mountains and oceans. We have teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels. Our courses offer a wide range within the geoscience area and several of the department"s programs have received the highest rating in evaluations by the Swedish National Agency for Higher Education (Högskoleverket) and the Swedish Higher Education Authority (Universitetskanslersämbetet).

The position as teaching assistants, part time at 30% 01-02-2021 – 31-12-2021, will be placed at the Wind Power Section at Campus Gotland, Visby.

For more information about the Wind Power Section, please visit: www.geo.uu.se/research/windenergy/.

Duties/Project description: As a teaching assistant you have a part time employment, as a complement to your ongoing studies.

• Marketing our programme and courses on Bachelor level.
• Contacting incoming students.
• Assist in teaching and administration of the programme and courses.
• Other administrative tasks in the group.

Requirements: For employment as a teaching assistant, it is a requirement that you are admitted as a student at undergraduate or advanced level, within the Wind Power Project Management field.
Fluent in both written and spoken English.

Application: Application should include a brief description of relevant experience, a CV, copies of diplomas and certificates or other relevant documents that the applicant wishes to refer to. Please provide a copy of your evidence of continuing education.

For more information about Campus Gotland, please visit: https://www.campusgotland.uu.se/

Salary: Individual salary.  

Starting date: 01-02-2021 or as otherwise agreed.

Type of employment: Temporary position according to the Higher Education Ordinance chapter 5 § 12.

Scope of employment: 30 %

For further information about the position please contact: Stefan Ivanell, stefan.ivanell@geo.uu.se

Please submit your application by 14 January 2021, UFV-PA 2020/4969.

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.

Moving to Gotland? You can find more information about what it is like to live in Gotland here: http://gotland.com/en/move/.

Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment 2021-02-01
Salary Individuell lönesättning
Number of positions 1
Working hours 30 %
City Visby
County Gotlands län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2020/4969
Union representative
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 21.Dec.2020
Last application date 14.Jan.2021 11:59 PM CET

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