Researcher Career at the University of Turku

The multidisciplinary and international University of Turku is an attractive research environment for researchers at different stages of their careers.

A straightforward researcher career path and the advancement of  international mobility increase the quality and effectiveness of research. In accordance with our strategy, we are increasing the number of postdoctoral researchers recruited through international application processes, and we are developing the use of the Tenure Track system further in the whole University.

A researcher’s career path consists of four stages

  • Doctoral training phase
  • Postdoctoral researcher phase
  • Assistant/associate professor and university research fellow phase
  • Professor phase