Researcher in Psychology
Uppsala University is an international research university focused on the development of science and education. Our most important assets are all the individuals who with their curiosity and their dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting work places. Uppsala University has 40,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of SEK 6,5 billion.
The Department of Psychology is looking for a researcher within the projects ”Radicalization and extremism” funded by the Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg foundation and Riksbankens Jubileumsfond. The employment is for 1 year and on 70% of full time, starting the 1th of April 2017.
The successful applicant is expected to work within our projects on radicalization and extremism. Specifically, the applicant is expected to contribute by designing studies, collecting and analyzing data, as well as writing manuscripts to projects dealing the personality signature of potential recruits to Islamic extremism and factors that brings ordinary people into extreme situations. The person we look for has an excellent track record and motivation to identify and solve scientific problems.
The applicant must hold a Ph.D. or possess equivalent scholarly competence.
Applicants are evaluated in regard to their previous research and experience in relation to the projects mentioned above.
Uppsala University aims for gender balance and diversity in all activities in order to achieve a higher quality at all levels of the organization. We therefore welcome applicants of any gender and with different birth background, functionality and life experience.
For further information about the position, please contact project leader Nazar Akrami +46 (0)18-471 2147, e-mail: Nazar.firstname.lastname@example.org
You are welcome to submit your application no later than March 28, 2017.
We decline offers of recruitment and advertising help. We only accept the application the way described in the advertisement.
Placement: Department of Psychology
Type of employment: Part-time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Pay: Fixed pay
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 70%
County: Uppsala län
Marie Ols, TCO/ST
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet 018-471 1485
Stefan Djurström, Seko 018-471 3315
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/748
Last application date: 2017-03-28