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The University of Turku is the most international university in Finland (THE Rankings 2016) offering excellent career opportunities in seven faculties and seven independent units. Thanks to the outstanding services, compact campus and active academic community, you will feel at home from your first day at work!
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The University of Turku ranks among the TOP 1 % of universities worldwide (QS University World Ranking 2017). We solve today´s and tomorrow´s problems with the help of our basic research. We are committed to strengthen the researcher career path, open science and the research infrastructure and environments.

Our research is profiled through the following thematic collaborations:

Digital futures
Cultural memory and social change
Children, young people and learning
Drug development and diagnostics
Sea and maritime studies

The University of Turku has developed a strategy for entrepreneurial training and entrepreneurship, which incorporates goals for enhancing entrepreneurial attitudes, behaviour, and culture across the entire university and various activities.




The University campus is located in the active student city of Turku next to the city centre and Aura River. Turku is the former capital of Finland, where the first Finnish university was established in 1640. In Turku you are close to the unique archipelago of Soutwest Finland.


At the University of Turku you will have a front row seat at the development of Finnish and international research, education and innovations. Working and studying at the UTU is unique, creative and inspires new insights.
The University participates in many international science and innovations networks. Our staff and researchers attend the top conferences of the world and work in close cooperation with their international colleagues. In South-West Finland, in the Turku Region, The University is a strong influence and the third biggest employer in the City of Turku.
Come to work with us - we offer a wide range of vacancies and opportunities in teaching and research as well as service and expert positions. We are committed to equality, diversity and your career development.
Welcome to work with us at the University of Turku!


University of Turku
University of Turku
Location: Turku, Finland | Closing on Dec 13
Postdoctoral Researcher at Turku Medical Bioinformatics Centre
Postdoctoral researcher position in computational biomedicine is available at Turku Medical Bioinformatics Centre, University of Turku, Finland, for the period 1.1.2020-31.5.2021. The starting date is negotiable. Description of recruiting organization University of Turku...
University of Turku
University of Turku
Location: Turku, Finland | Closing on Dec 11
Assistant/Associate Professor of teaching of mathematical subjects (tenure track)
Faculty of Education opens the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of teaching of mathematical subjects (tenure track) This post is located in the Department of Teacher Education. For more detailed information on the post and the application procedure, please see...
University of Turku
University of Turku
Location: Turku, Finland | Closing on Nov 29
Doctoral Student / Project Researcher in a project on bone-derived osteokines
The research team of Kaisa Ivaska-Papaioannou at the Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku is looking for a highly motivated graduate student for fixed term employment. The position is a part of a research project funded by the Academy of Finland aimed at understanding...
University of Turku
University of Turku
Location: Turku, Finland | Closing on Dec 15
Postdoctoral researcher (single-cell genomics) for one year
We seek a highly talented postdoctoral researcher to join our Single-cell omics team at Turku Bioscience Centre, University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University  ( Our Centre offers access to a comprehensive selection of cutting edge research methods and...
University of Turku
University of Turku
Location: Turku, Finland | Closing on Jan 07
Postdoctoral Researcher positions (max. 5 positions) in Science and Medicine
Research at the University of Turku is diverse and international. Our strongest fields of research form the basis for new and interdisciplinary projects. The high quality of the University is evident in the numerous high placings received in worldwide university...