Assistant Professor in Nursing Science with a Specialization in Nursing

Uppsala University



Uppsala University is a broad research university with a strong international standing. The task is to conduct research and education of the highest quality and to cooperate with society in various ways. Our most important asset is all the individuals who, with their curiosity and commitment, make Uppsala University one of the country's most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 44,000 students, 7,100 employees and a turnover of SEK 7 billion.



Teaching, research and administration. The teaching assignments are within the framework of the nursing programs at the basic and advanced levels as well as in other education at the department. The teaching assignment includes planning, implementation and examination of various forms in teaching. This includes course leader assignments, VFU related assignments, practical and theoretical elements.



Licensed nurse. Doctoral degree in nursing science or equivalent, demonstrated pedagogical skill, and good ability to administer and organize the work. Eligible to be employed are those who have completed higher education pedagogical education or otherwise acquired equivalent relevant knowledge and demonstrated pedagogical skills and have the other skills needed to complete the job well.

The applicant must be able to teach in Swedish and in English.


Assessment Basics, Other Skills:

When selecting competent applicants, emphasis will be placed on pedagogical skills.

It is desirable to have specialist training or equivalent and ongoing research in nursing. Experience in clinical work as a nurse is particularly valuable.

Guidelines and assessment bases

For instructions on applying for teacher positions, see: Credit portfolios. Rules and guidelines

Employment arrangement at Uppsala University

Uppsala University values the qualities that equal gender distribution and diversity add to the business. We therefore like to see applicants of all genders and with different birth backgrounds, functionality and life experience. 


Salary : Individual salary setting is applied.

Admission: 2019-11-01 or by arrangement. 

Type of Employment: Time-limited employment until 2020-12-31 with possibility of extension.

Scope of Employment: 100% 

Information on employment is provided by 

Director of Studies Berit Thoudal 070-1679274, 

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