Job Opportunity: Researcher at Lammi Biological Station (The University of Helsinki, Finland)

The University of Helsinki, Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences is seeking an internationally competitive researcher with a strong academic track-record in aquatic sciences to strengthen and expand research in the highly international community at the Lammi Biological Station. The selected candidate should have expertise in pelagic food web dynamics and plankton ecology. They are particularly interested in candidates aiming to use the extensive background data on the nearby lakes. These include year-round water-quality data from the Lake Pääjärvi and connected major inflow-streams and the outlet, water quality data from 35 small forest lakes at Evo since 1970’s, and extensive phytoplankton data from the Lake Pääjärvi and the Lake Valkea-Kotinen.

The appointee is expected to engage extensively in collaboration with other staff members of the faculty to strengthen the aquatic research at the Lammi Biological Station. The appointee should collaborate with other universities and research institutes nationally and internationally, and participate in the undergraduate and graduate teaching and supervision.

The University of Helsinki is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading multidisciplinary research universities and ranks among the top 100 international universities in the world. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer an attractive and diverse workplace in an inspiring environment with a variety of development opportunities and benefits.

More information about the position requirements and application process can be found here.

The deadline for applications is 4th June 2023.