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Job vacancies at the BUP Coordinating Secretariat


The Baltic University Programme need help to realize some of our ideas, and we are therefore hiring for two new positions. Please submit your application by 7 July 2021. Come join us!

The job vacancies are for a Project Assistant and a Project Administrator, based at the BUP Coordinating Secretariat, located at Uppsala University in Sweden. These are positions for persons with an interest in sustainability in the Baltic Sea Region, and who want to help us deepen this focus at our Participating Universities.

Description of the vacancies can be found via our web page: www.balticuniv.uu.se

The call for the Project Assistant

The call for the Project Administrator

Starting date: 16-08-2021 or as otherwise agreed.

Type of employments: Temporary positions ending 31-12-2021.

Scope of employments: 50 %.

For further information about the position please contact: Madeleine Granvik,  phone 018-471 6853, email: madeleine.granvik@balticuniv.uu.se.

Please submit your application by 7 July 2021.

Call for applications for IFZO-Research Fellowship

The Interdisciplinary Centre for Baltic Sea Region Research (IFZO) has opened the call to award four research fellowships. They are looking for scholars at doctorial and postdoctoral level who are looking to support research abour transformations in the Baltic Sea region and would benefit from a period of residence in Griefswald. 

Logo of the IFZO in Griefswald

The application deadline is the 15 November 2021. The IFZO invites applicants from scholars who are willing to contribute to this programme as well as engage in an interdisciplinary manner with researchers from the wider Baltic Sea region. The IFZO accomodates seven research themes:

  • Cultural Heritage
  • Energy
  • Security and International Relations
  • Regional Development and Rural Areas
  • New Nationalism 
  • Sustainability
  • Regional Land Use Dynamics

Applications are welcomes from those scholars who work on case studies with a strong connection to the Baltic Sea region or which follow a strong conceptual appraoch that can benefit the centre. There are a number of benefits to becoming an IFZO-Fellow which include time to research, access to an extensive network and a close research environment. 

Full details which include details of the fellowship duration and stipend, along with the guidelines and material necessary for application can be found below

Information PDF

Further information:

University of Greifswald, IFZO, Interdisciplinary Centre for Baltic Sea Region Research, Bahnhofstrasse 51, 17487 Greifswald, Germany, ifzo@uni-greifswald.de 

Logo of the University of Greifswald

Last modified: 2021-10-07