PHD and PostDoc positions at UiT the Arctic University of Norway

Please note that PhD-positions in Norway are relatively well-paid and fully funded for 3 years (100% employment) and include office space and travel funds. You will work tightly with the project group in a highly interdisciplinary environment.

We in particular want to invite candidates who are willing to adopt a critical perspective on the the varied economic, societal, and cultural implications of the development of algorithm-driven autonomous research extraction technologies. Focus will be on possible and probable future developments (critical technology assessment).

 Previous experience with research extraction technologies is not a requirement for applying for the position.

 Excellent language skills in English are required. Knowledge of Norwegian language is not a requirement.

 If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Prof. Holger Pötzsch at UiT Tromsø under 

 Application deadline is August 15!

 Please mind that you will have to use the online application forms from JobbNorge you find under the links below. A 4-5 pages project description aligning your ideas to the overall frames of the project are a requirement.

 More info on the available positions below and application links below:

PhD in Critical Discourse and/or Cultural Analysis with Focus on Autonomous Resource Extraction Technologies  

PhD in Fishing and Aquaculture Technology of the Future

PostDoc in Simulation of Technology Impact 

Research group CRAFT at UiT:

Research group ENCODE at UiT: