Assistant/Associate/Full professor, gravitational wave cosmology

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, September 10, 2018
Archive Date: 
Monday, October 15, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Helsinki
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
Gustaf Hallstromin katu 2a
City: 
Helsinki
State/Province: 
Finland
Zip/Postal: 
FI-00014
Country: 
Finland
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The University of Helsinki invites applications for a tenured PROFESSOR or a tenure track ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN GRAVITATIONAL WAVE COSMOLOGY.

The position is a part of the University of Helsinki profiling action aiming at strengthening new strategic research areas. The deadline for applications is 15 October 2018. The level of the position is determined according to the experience of the applicant. The tenure track positions will be converted into full professorship after a successful review period.
The position includes a starting package of approximately 150 000 €/year for the first 3 years.

The Department of Physics at the University of Helsinki and the adjoining Helsinki Institute of Physics form the leading research unit in particle physics, cosmology, and astrophysics in Finland. The Department of Physics is a member of the LISA consortium.

An average starting salary for a newly appointed professor is ca. 5700 euros/month. The starting salary of an assistant (associate) professor is about 4700 euros/month (5200 euros/month).
For a detailed description of the position and instructions on how to apply please see:
https://www.helsinki.fi/en/open-positions/assistant-professorassociate-professorprofessor-gravitational-wave-cosmology

For more information and informal enquiries, please contact: head of Division of Particle Physics and Astrophysics, Prof. Kari Rummukainen (kari.rummukainen@helsinki.fi).

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$70000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$85000.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
An average starting salary for a newly appointed professor is ca. 5700 euros/month. The starting salary of an assistant (associate) professor is about 4700 euros/month (5200 euros/month).
Included Benefits: 

Employees in Finland receive full medical care together with 6 weeks paid vacation, generous parental leave and
state-subsidized childcare. More information on employment conditions for international staff can be found here: http://www.helsinki.fi/intstaff

Application Deadline: 
Monday, October 15, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Kari Rummukainen
Title: 
Prof.
Institution/Company: 
University of Helsinki
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 2: 
Gustaf Hallstromin katu 2a
City: 
Helsinki
Zip/Postal Code: 
FI-00014
Country: 
Finland
Email: 
Kari.Rummukainen@helsinki.fi
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Kari Rummukainen
Email: 
Kari.Rummukainen@helsinki.fi