How to apply for a postdoc position at the Joint Faculties of Humanity and Theology

The application should be written in the language stated in the vacancy announcement and is to include a CV, copy of your doctoral degree certificate and a list of publications (including DOI, ISBN or ISSN number).

In addition to this basic information, the vacancy announcement states whether the application is to include a research project or your doctoral thesis, as well as whether additional supporting documents such as publications may be submitted as part of your application.

If a plan for a research project is requested, this is to be based on the instructions below.

Instructions for project plan

Unless the announcement states otherwise, the project plan is not to exceed 1,500 words (excluding reading lists) and is to give an account of the research that you intend to complete during your employment. The vacancy announcement states whether the requested project plan is to be tied to a specific research project.

The project plan is to contain a description of:

  • aim and research question
  • theory and method 
  • relationship to the international research frontier including the most important international work in the field of research
  • schedule and expected results
  • your qualifications and ability to realise the project.


Agreement on fixed-term postdoc employment

Swedish Agency for Government Employers

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