Vacancies in the Nordics, criminology and related sciences

Below you find current vacancies of relevance for Nordic criminology and related sciences.

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* Lund University, Department of Sociology: Four positions as lecturer in Sociology, one of them with focus on criminology.
ApplicationDL May 28th.


* University of Turku
Two time-limited positions as researchers for the interdisciplinary projects IDA and SILE 

  • IDA analyzes the effects of computer culture on social roles and relationships.
  • SILE explores the possibilities for so-called “silent actors” in society to influence the legislation that affects them.

    Application DL May 14th.

Time-limited Associate lawprofessor (tenure track)
Application DL May 30th.


* University of Oslo, Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law

For two projects researching the intersection of digital technologies, DNA, evidence and bodies, the university will hire a doctoral and two post-doctoral candidates to build a research team for the coming 3-4 years. The candidate will work closely together with project leader Mareile Kaufmann at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law.

Post-doctoral fellow in criminology

Post-doctoral fellow in the field of digital criminology

Doctoral research fellow in the field of digital criminology

Application DL June 15th