Chalmers has been a private university since 1994, with Chalmers
Foundation as the owner. Research and teaching are regulated by an
agreement with the Swedish government, which means that Chalmers har
appointment regulations for the teaching and research faculty instead of
Higher education ordinance. Chalmers operates as a limited company and
the President has the authority of a managing director to make
decisions, for example, a decision to appoint a person cannot be
The appointment regulations are crucial in the implementation of
Chalmers' strategy. Please find more information about the appointment
regulations at our homepage
For questions about a specific position please contact the
recruiting manager. You will find contact details in the advertisement.
- SACO: Lars Bengtsson
- ST: Jean-Marc Orliaguet
- SEKO: Johan Persson
Below you will find information about how to proceed with an applicaton to a teaching or research position:
- For promotion and recruitment at Chalmers University of
Technology, pedagogical qualifications and pedagogical expertise should
be demonstrated and verified separately in a pedagogical portfolio. The
contacts should be both qualitative and quantitative in nature, in order
that a pedagogical expert may be able to make an assessment regarding
the applicant's pedagogical expertise.
If you have been asked to submit a teaching portfolio please use the specified format for the Pedagogical Portfolio when you compile your pedagogical qualifications.
Position as postdoc
The objectie of a post-doctoral appointment is primarily for the
holder, in close association with (normally no longer than three years
after) having taken a doctoral degree to gain research experience from
an international, undustrial or other similar environment. A
post-doctoral appointment can be a part of qualification for a continued
academic career. The position is limited to two years.
The vacant post-doctoral positions are announced via Vacancies at Chalmers homepage.