What we offer you

Chalmers University of Technology is looking for highly motivated Assistant professors in a broad thematic recruitment to our Areas of Advance, Excellence Initiative and Basic Sciences.​​​​..
...who are interested in building a research group and attracting external funding.
...with interest and experience in teaching and supervising undergraduate and graduate students.
...who are open-minded and interested in collaborating within and outside of Chalmers.

This offer includes:
  • A four-year tenure-track position at Chalmers.
  • Funding for one PhD student and some operational costs.
  • Leadership programmes together with courses in graduate student supervision and teaching​.
  • A language course for non-Swedish speakers.
  • A relocation package (including moving costs and help with practical issues for people moving to Sweden).
  • A permanent faculty position at Chalmers after successfully passing tenure assessment.






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Read more about employment at Chalmers University of Technology​


Chalmers University of Technology is a highly progressive university situated in Gothenburg, Sweden. From this beautiful and dynamic part of the world we have become known locally and globally for education, research and innovation with a wide range of applications. Our strengths are fueled by numerous intimate relationships with partners in the business world – medicine, communication and the automotive industry to name a few. As we strive to use science and technology to advance sustainability in the world around us, we are reminded of the motto of our founder, William Chalmers. Avancez! ​​

Published: Thu 21 Apr 2016. Modified: Fri 01 Jun 2018