The Department conducts research, teaching and dissemination within political science. About 1,000 students are currently enrolled in bachelor’s, master’s and PhD study programs in political science. The department is also responsible for interdisciplinary bachelor’s degree programs in International Studies, European Studies, and Public Administration and Leadership, as well as a master’s degree program in Peace and Conflict Studies.
To be appointed to the position, the successful candidate must have a Master´s degree or an equivalent qualification in Political Science. In the evaluation of the applications, academic qualifications will be given more weight than other disciplinary and general qualifications. Personal attitude will also be emphasised in the evaluation of applicants. Short-listed applicants will be called for an interview. References will be contacted.