5 PhD positions in Informatics at Umeå University 1155 views

The Department of Informatics at Umeå University invites applications for five PhD positions in Informatics. The position runs for four years full-time. The position may contain up to 20% of other activities (e.g. teaching).

  • Applicants hold an advanced level education in informatics or related subject such as Information Systems, Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction or interaction design.
  • The candidate for postgraduate studies must have completed degree at an advanced level, or completed course requirements of at least 240 credits, of which at least 60 credits are obtained at an advanced level, or equivalent knowledge.
  • The special qualifications required for admission to postgraduate education in informatics consist of basic university education in informatics of at least 90 credits, as well as 60 credits at advanced level in informatics (master’s level) or other education of similar scope and specialization.
  • Applicant must master the English language in speech and writing and have insight into research in informatics.


Apply online and a complete application must contain

  • Resume / CV
  • Degree project (independent work e.g. a thesis)
  • Research proposal (research sketch) presenting your research ideas (max. 4 pages excluding references).
  • Other merits of relevance for the position
  • Personal letter summarizing your scientific interest and motivating why you are applying for the position (max 2 pages)
  • Copies of study grades including documentation of completed academic courses and grades
  • Contact information for two reference persons
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Umeå University
Country Sweden
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Subject areas Information Systems, Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 23 June 2020

Share this job

PhD fellowship: Biology and Biophysics

Institut Pasteur is inviting applications for PhD and M2 scholarships for physicians, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals. The grant program

Postdoc Fellowship Program: Institut Curie

Postdoc Fellowship Program: Institut Curie Each year, several of postdocs join Institut Curie laboratories to learn, share ideas, and actively

Funding and Awards: 200 Plus Fellowships, EMBO

Funding and awards: European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO, Heidelberg, Germany) EMBO offers awards and financial support for researtcheres and scientists

Japan Foundation: Individual and Organization Grants

The Japan Foundation invites individuals & organizations that are planning international exchange projects and activities to participate in programs of

SIR – Scholar-in-Residence Fulbright Program, USA

The Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence (SIR) Program: It assists U.S. higher education / research institutions in expanding programs of academic international exchange.

300 fellowships: ADB Scholarship Program, Japan

ADB – Japan Scholarship Program:  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) was established in April 1988

International Postdoc Korea Research Fellowship (KRF)

Korea Research Fellowship (KRF) Program : Individual Postdoc candidates for Korea Research Fellowship Program For the 2019 KRF announcement, interested postdoctoral

Research Grants by McMaster University

RESEARCH GRANTS by McMaster University Researchers needing extensions for their MIRA and Labarge research projects as a result of COVID-19

FCT opens 1500 PhD Scholarship 2024

Europe PhD fellowships FCT open for international students The 2024 Call for PhD Scholarships aims to support researchers, in all

Job Location