Uppsala University, Department of Information Technology

The Department of Information Technology holds a leading position in both research and education at all levels. We are currently Uppsala University's third largest department, have around 350 employees, including 120 teachers and 120 PhD students. Approximately 5,000 undergraduate students take one or more courses at the department each year. You can find more information about us on the department of Information Technology website.

Participation in teaching in any of the courses listed below. Participation in teaching means, for example, participation in labs and tutorials/lessons, grading of assignments, answering students' questions, and supervision of student projects. The application is received via the Uppsala University's recruitment system. If you have specific questions regarding a course, please contact Tjark Weber.

  • 1DL301 Database Design I (period 2)
  • 1DL400 Database Design II (period 2)
  • 1DL610 Software Testing (period 2)
  • 1DT072 Secure Computer Systems I (period 2)
  • 1DL201 Program Design and Data Structures (period 2-3)
  • 1DL481 Algorithms and Data Structures III (period 3)
  • 1DL034 Introduction to Machine Learning (period 3)
  • 1DT075 Cryptology (period 3)

Employment as a student assistant is regulated by the Higher Education Ordinance, Chapter 5. Only those who are admitted to education at the undergraduate or advanced level may be employed as student assistants (Higher Education Ordinance, Chapter 5 §10). The applicant must show good study results, especially in the area of the course the applicant will help with, as well as very good knowledge of Swedish (only for courses taught in Swedish) and good English communication skills, both spoken and written.

Additional qualifications
Previous experience from participating in teaching in courses at university level is particularly meritorious. Experience with relevant IT systems (Studium) is desirable as well as good knowledge of Uppsala University's organization.

Application procedure
The application must contain a letter in which the applicant briefly describes his / her experience in teaching, language and knowledge (e.g., study certificate). The application must also contain which courses the applicant is interested in and an estimate of the number of hours he/she wants to work (per course and period, and where the number of hours must be 30, 60 or 120). Also attach of your transcript. 

About the employment
The employment is a temporary position according to the Higher Education Ordinance chapter 5 § 12 until 2024-01-31 or 2024-03-31 or as agreed. Scope of employment 3-24 %. Starting date 2023-10-16 or 2024-01-01 or as agreed. Placement: Uppsala 

For further information about the position, please contact: Tjark Weber, tjark.weber@it.uu.se 

Please submit your application by 5th October 2023, UFV-PA 2023/3454.

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Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment 2023-10-16 or as agreed
Salary Individual salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 3-24 %
City Uppsala
County Uppsala län
Country Sweden
Reference number UFV-PA 2023/3454
Union representative
  • ST/TCO, tco@fackorg.uu.se
  • Seko Universitetsklubben, seko@uadm.uu.se
  • Saco-rådet, saco@uadm.uu.se
Published 20.Sep.2023
Last application date 05.Oct.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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