CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
JYU Visiting Fellow Programme 2021
University of Jyväskylä, Finland, invites applications to the JYU Visiting Fellow Programme.
The aim of the JYU Visiting Fellow Programme is to strengthen University’s global engagement and strategic collaboration with international partners. The main emphasis of the programme is in research collaboration but the Visiting Fellows are also invited to participate in and contribute to the development of teaching and learning at JYU.
The thematic emphasis of the JYU Visiting Fellows Programme is on the strategic core research areas of the University:
Please visit https://www.jyu.fi/en/research/research-profile/profile-main for more details.
The JYU Visiting Fellow Programme is intended for post doc researchers, associate professors and full professors with demonstrated high-level research experience in their areas of expertise. Applicants should have an excellent track record of conducting and publishing scientific research and establishing international networks.
Applicants are expected to be in contact with researchers at one of the faculties or departments at the University of Jyväskylä prior to submitting an application in order to discuss possible collaboration and to specify joint research themes. An invitation from the prospective host is required for the application.
The collaboration may by e.g.
The JYU Visiting Fellows are expected to be able to work fully in English.
Applications will be evaluated according to selection criteria that examines:
What the JYU Visiting Fellow Programme offers
Short-term visitors for up to three months are paid a tax-free grant, the amount of which depends on the career stage of the Visiting Fellow:
The grant is intended to also cover travel expenses to and from Jyväskylä and accommodation expenses (in the University’s guest apartments or in an apartment from the open housing market). Thus, travel and accommodation costs are not reimbursed separately.
Maximum grant period is 3 months, between 1 August 2021 and 31 December 2021.
As a Visiting Fellow you will be part of our international and multidisciplinary University community focusing on high-level teaching, learning, research and innovation. JYU has an attractive and lively campus area with opportunities to maintain an active and healthy lifestyle. To find useful information about the University, the City of Jyväskylä and living in Finland, please see the University's International Staff Guide.
How to apply
Please submit your application via the online form by Monday, 17 May 2021 by 16:15 (GMT+2).
Please make sure you include all the required attachments in your application:
Please be prepared to answer the following questions in your application:
Covid-19 pandemic precautions and policies
Mobility under the Covid-19 pandemic period has been restricted and limited. University of Jyväskylä continues its operations in accordance with the current national and local Covid-19 pandemic policies. The situation may change rapidly and JYU provides up-to-date information and instructions on its website at https://www.jyu.fi/en/current/coronavirus-instructions.
The Finnish institute for health and welfare (THL) provides instructions on the pandemic situation and travel to Finland at https://thl.fi/en/web/infectious-diseases-and-vaccinations/what-s-new/coronavirus-covid-19-latest-updates/travel-and-the-coronavirus-pandemic.
Applicants to the JYU Visiting Fellow Programme should pay close attention to this information and keep in touch with their potential host faculty, department or unit for possible updates. In case a physical visit to JYU is not possible when scheduled due to mobility restrictions caused by the pandemic, JYU will seek individual solutions for each Visiting Fellow (e.g. rescheduling the visit, virtual visit options etc.). In case a virtual visit is the only option the Fellow and the host faculty, department or unit are expected to collaborate on a weekly basis through online seminars, planning meetings, research and teaching.
Head of Research Development, Dr Timo Taskinen, firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel. +358 400 648 504 or
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|Intitulé||JYU Visiting Fellow Programme 2021|
|Employeur||University of Jyväskylä|
|Job location||Seminaarinkatu 15, Jyväskylä|
|Publié||avril 16, 2021|
|Date limite d'inscription||mai 17, 2021|
|Types d'emploi||Post doc,   Professeur,   Assistant / Professeur adjoint  |
|Domaines de recherche :||Sciences de l'information,   Administration des affaires,   Linguistique informatique,   Informatique et société,   Mathématiques appliquées,   Économie d'entreprise,   Sciences informatiques,   Mathématiques informatiques,   Apprentissage automatique,    and 1 more. Linguistique appliquée  |