Open position: Researcher/senior researcher

We aim to strengthen two strategic research areas: Management and innovation in the public sector and The future of health and welfare services.

Other key research areas at our centre are education, migration and social science climate research.

We seek applications from committed and enterprising young researchers, or from established researchers. Applicants should have a social science background and preferably a Ph. D. Our researchers must have good analytical skills, flexibility and ability to work both independently and in teams, including multidisciplinary teams. We employ a wide range of methods in our research, and it is an advantage that you master quantitative research methods such as experiments and analysis of registry data.

Applicants will be evaluated by their professional production, research profile, ability to attract project funding, interpersonal skills and team spirit. Excellent written and verbal abilities in English and Norwegian or another Scandinavian language will be emphasized.

Our organization is project-based and mainly funded by external sources. Researchers at the Centre will initiate and conduct research in their area of competence and initiate and participate in the development of research internally, and in cooperation with national and international experts.

We can provide independent research tasks, and good prospects for development of the successful candidate’s own expertise in a multidisciplinary,  dynamic and positive working environment, alongside close connections with the University of Bergen. Wages in accordance with agreement and good insurance and pension terms.

Further information can be obtained from Research Director Ingrid Helgøy, tel. 55 58 38 71 / email, or personnel and administrative leader Renate S. Lien, tel. 55 58 38 62 / email

If you consider working as a researcher at Uni Research Rokkansenteret, send an open application by e-mail to Applications must include cover letter w / detailed CV and complete list of publications.

Aug. 10, 2018, 9:59 a.m.