Application & Appointment

By following the links below you can find vacant positions at the University of Stavanger together with an overview over the appointment process and national regulations regarding appointment and promotion to various teaching and research posts.

Vacant positions

Vacant positions at UiS

Appointment process

Guide to academic appointments at Norwegian universities and colleges

This guide provides a brief overview of the key stages in the appointment process to academic positions at Norwegian universities and colleges, from application and assessment to appointment.

Regulations concerning terms and conditions of employment for the positions of post doctor, research fellow, research assistant and resident (In Norwegian at Lovdata)

These regulations, laid down by the Ministry of Education of Research, state provisions concerning the various posts and joint provisions.

Regulations concerning appointment and promotion to teaching and research posts

These regulations, laid down by the Ministry of Education of Research, contain criteria for appointment to positions as professor, associate professor, assistant professor and university lecturer. They also state the procedure and criteria for promotion to professor,  associate professor and assistant professor. 

European Charter for Researchers and European Code of Conduct for the recruitment of Researchers ("Charter and Code")

University of Stavanger has signed the "Charter and Code" and wishes to support the European initiatives to promote researcher mobility in Europe (Euraxess). At the same time, we regard the Charter and Code as instruments for increasing awareness and quality in our internal work in recruitment, working conditions and career development for researchers.