Applying for the title of docent at the Faculty of Humanities

The University may award the title of dosentti (docent) to a person who has comprehensive kowlwdge of their own discipline, capacity for independent research or artistic work demonstrated through publication or some other manner, and good teaching skills.

There are general guidelines for applying the title of docent. According to the guidelines before submitting the application, the applicant should consult with the professor at the department / dicipline in question. After consulting the professor the applicant email the application and its appendixes to hr-signum@utu.fi.

The application periods of the Faculty of Humanities are 1–31 January and 1–31 August. 

The Guidelines for applying the title of docent  are available here. 

 

 Guidelines for applying the title of docent at the Faculty of Humanities

 Academic portfolio

Guidelines for CV and the List of Publications

Guidelines for the public teaching demonstration