Grants and vacancies

Here we compile current grants and vacancies of relevance for Nordic criminology.

We hope this will be of help for you.

As this is a new form of activity for NSfK, we are hoping for your contributions to compile the information.

Thank you!



NSfKs Research grants 2020

The call for NSfK Research grants 2020 opens Monday October 29th. The application period ends at 15.00 CET, Friday November 29th.

NSfK Travel Grants 2019

Applications for travel grants are reviewed by the Chairperson of NSfK twice a year. In 2019 the fall deadline for submitting applications is November 15th. Decisions on travel grants will be made on November 22nd.

Ulla V Bondesons stiftelse, grants 2020

Ulla V Bondesons stiftelse promotes research in sociology of law and in criminology in the Nordics. Application DL for the 2020 grants is December 2nd 2019 at 12.00 CET

Systembolagets grant for junior researchers 2020

Application period December 15th 2019 – February 15th 2020.


Lund University: Associate Senior Lecturer in Sociology
Application deadline 24th November 2019

Lund University: The Department of Sociology announces two Postdoc positions in sociology
Application deadline 30th November 2019

Mångkulturellt Centrum, Sweden: Forskare specialiserad på teman kopplade till migration, segregation, kultur och etnicitet
Application deadline 30th November 2019

University of Gothenburg: Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande lediganslår en post-doc tjänst i barn- och ungdomsvetenskapt ill forskningsprojektet ”Skolan som brottsplats
Application deadline 2nd December 2019

University of Helsinki: Faculty of Social Sciences – Tenure track or full professor in social and legal implications of artificial intelligence.
Application deadline 6th December 2019 at 23:59 CET.

University of Copenhagen: Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Anthropology invites applications for one or more positions as Associate Professor in Social Anthropology.
Application deadline 10th December 2019.

University of Oslo: 1-2 positions as PhD Research Fellow (SKO 1017) are available at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, Faculty of Law

Two PhD-student positions in 2020 at Stockholm University, Department of Criminology.
Application period opens January 2nd, DL January 31st 2020.