Lunds universitet, Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten, Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS)

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top universities. The University has around 47 000 students and more than 8 800 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.

We are looking for a person who can assist with research activities in a project at the Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS) about how green industrial change affects people and places. Responsibilities will include the organisation of stakeholder workshops and assisting with the writing of project reports based on data collected by the project team. The successful applicant will work closely with Project Manager Bregje van Veelen.

Applicants should have an advanced (MSc or PhD) academic degree in sustainability science, cultural geography, sociology, or equivalent. They should have documented experience of carrying out multiple research tasks and completing them within set deadlines; as well as experience of writing up research results to a high standard. Very good knowledge and writing skills in both English and Swedish are an essential requirement.

Previous experience of working with relevant stakeholders – including representatives from municipalities, industry and/or trade unions is a strong advantage. Knowledge of green industrial transitions in Sweden and how they impact workers and/or communities is advantageous. Experience of organising workshops or focus groups is meritorious.

Application materials to be submitted
-    A detailed personal letter (max. 2 pages)
-    CV including any publications (max. 3 pages)

This is a part time (80%) temporary employment for 3 months.

Type of employment Special fixed-term employment
Contract type Part-time
First day of employment September or according to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 80%
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2024/2072
  • Bregje van Veelen, Associate Senior Lecturer,
  • Natalie Nyman, HR partner,
Union representative
  • OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-2229362
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet,
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-2229366
Published 11.Jun.2024
Last application date 25.Jun.2024 11:59 PM CEST

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