Lund University, Faculty of Social Sciences
Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world's
top 100 universities. The University has around 44 000 students and more than
8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts
to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.
Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.
The tasks include teaching and supervision in human ecology and especially in
the areas of non-industrial livelihoods, the political ecology of the world
system and the ecological economy. Teaching and supervision in cultural
geography and economic geography may also occur. Administrative tasks can also
form part of the tasks. Teaching and supervision in both English and Swedish.
The position requires a doctoral degree in human ecology or in an area
relevant to the position, or that corresponding knowledge has been acquired in
another way in Sweden or abroad and that the applicant has other skills that
are important with regard to the subject of the employment and the tasks
included in the employment.
Employment as a senior lecturer also requires, unless there are special
reasons, a university pedagogical education of at least five weeks or that
equivalent knowledge has been acquired in some other way.
The employment also requires that the applicant has teaching experience,
primarily from a Swedish university or college, as well as a documented
ability to teach in English.
One of the most important assessment criteria is the ability to quickly
familiarize oneself with and carry out the teaching assignment.
The application must contain:
- Personal letter
- List of educational qualifications
This is a five-month temporary position of 50% starting in September 2022.
The Faculty of Social Sciences at Lund University is one of the leading
education and research institutions in Sweden and operates both in Lund and
The Department of Human Geography with about 55 employees, 400 fulltime
students and approximately 25 PhD students combines tradition with modern and
highly internationalized research and education. For decades, the department
has been very successful in the competition for external research funding. In
addition to being embedded in numerous national and international research
networks, the Department of Human geography has close ties with a broad
spectrum of departments and faculties at Lund University. The key areas of
research and teaching at the department are economic geography, development
geography, urban, landscape and social geography, and GIS. The department has
a Human Ecology Division (with a doctoral program of its own).
The strong research orientation is reflected in education. Many of our courses
and programs have been developed in connection with research projects and
students are introduced to current knowledge by lecturers engaged in research.
The teaching environment has been internationalized over the past decade, and
many courses and programs offered at the department are specifically aimed at
international students. The department is housed in modern premises in central
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Type of employment Temporary position 3-6 months
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment September 2022
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 50%
County Skåne län
Reference number PA2022/1835
Ola Hall, Head of department, +462228409,firstname.lastname@example.org
Natalie Nyman, HR coordinator, +46-2226897,email@example.com
OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, +46-2229362
SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet, +46-2229364
SEKO: Seko Civil, +46-2229366
Last application date 26.May.2022 11:59 PM CEST
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