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University lecturer in Human Ecology at University of Gothenburg

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This job opportunity is posted by University of Gothenburg.

The School of Global Studies (SGS) is searching for one or more lecturers in Human Ecology with a social and environmental science orientation to study the interactions between human societies and their natural environment. Central issues within human ecology include how humans affect and use their environment and how local and global ecosystems set boundaries for human activity.


25 November 2022.

Main responsibilities

The position consists primarily of teaching and research. A university lecturer will teach (lecture, guide seminars and group work), serve as course coordinator, supervise, and examine at different academic levels. Work tasks also include course and program development assignments, administration related to teaching, and participation in the department’s pedagogical development work. Contributions to a planned new BSc degree in sustainable development, societal change and climate adaptation are also included in the applicant’s work tasks. The position requires teaching in Swedish.


It is a full-time permanent position, at School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg. The starting date is the first July 2023 or per agreement.

About the School of Global Studies

The School of Global Studies (SGS) is an innovative university environment for research and education on globalization and global issues. We seek applicants who wish to work in a dynamic, international and interdisciplinary setting. The department’s educational and research activities include the following subjects: Environmental Social Science, Global Studies, Global Development Studies, Global Gender Studies, Human Ecology, Human Rights, International Relations, Peace and Development Studies, and Social Anthropology.