Become a Researcher


Our researchers are mainly doctors and doctoral students. The university also has research assistants and project researchers who do not necessarily pursue a PhD degree. They work both in the faculties as well as in the Levón Institute with various research projects. Researcher vacancies are advertised on the web pages The University of Vaasa as an Employer.

The Graduate School of the University of Vaasa is in charge of the doctoral education. Its doctoral programmes are:

The Graduate School seeks motivated, talented students who are inspired to do research work. The application time for the graduate school is twice a year: the application times expire annually on April 30 and October 31.

Applying for doctoral studies