YAS and UmU logotypes

How to succeed as a researcher: Umeå University

Date: Tuesday 20 November
Time: 13:00–16:00
Venue: Hörsal E, Humanisthuset, Umeå University Länk till annan webbplats, öppnas i nytt fönster.
The seminar is free. Refreshments are included.
Registration (below) is mandatory.
Last day to register: 15 November
Hosts: Young Academy of Sweden, Future Faculty Umeå University

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Gregory Neely, Sanna Koskiniemi, Hans Adolfsson, Ruth Mannelqvist, Jonas Nilsson, Daniel Marcellino, Anna Arnqvist, Marie Wiberg and Sara Sjöstedt de Luna. Photo: Erik Thor/YAS (Koskiniemi), Mattias Pettersson/UmU (Arnqvist, Nilsson, Sjöstedt de Luna), Daniel Marcellino (Marcellino), Markus Marcetic/YAS (Wiberg)

Are you a PhD-student, postdoc or researcher? Most welcome to our open seminar with the Young Academy of Sweden and Future faculty at Umeå University!


13:00–13:15 Welcome and presentation of the Young Academy of Sweden, Sanna Koskiniemi, Associate Senior Lecturer in Microbiology, Uppsala University, Umeå University alumni and Member of the Young Academy of Sweden

  • What is the Young Academy of Sweden?
  • What can they do to help you in your research career?

13:15–13:30 Presentation of Future Faculty, Daniel Marcellino, Assistant Professor at the Department of Integrated Medical Biology, Umeå University

  • What is the Future Faculty
  • What can they do to help you in your research career?

13:30–14:00 Presentation of Umeå University by the vice chancellor Hans Adolfsson

  • How does the career path look like at Umeå University today?
  • Implementation of the new tenure track system at Umeå University.

14:00–15:00 Panel discussion with representatives from the faculties moderated by Marie Wiberg, Professor in Statistics, Umeå University and Young Academy of Sweden alumni

  • How do career paths look like at the different faculties?
  • How will the new employment form “associate senior lecturer” be implemented at the different faculties?

15:00–16:00 Mingle with refreshments


Associate professor Anna Arnqvist, Associate Dean for Research at the Faculty of Medicine
Professor Gregory Neely, Pro Dean at the Faculty of Social Sciences
Associate professor Jonas Nilsson, head of the department of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at the Faculty of Arts
Professor Sara Sjöstedt de Luna, Pro-Dean at the Faculty of Science and Technology


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