Senior Lecturer in Environmental Technology

Tampere University of Applied Sciences


International recruitment


Senior Lecturer, Environmental Technology


Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK) is a professional higher education institution oriented towards working life and research, development, and innovation (RDI). Our strengths are multi-disciplinarity, creativity, and a strong international profile. We focus on technology, wellbeing services, business administration, and culture. You find more information about TAMK on our webpages

Bachelor’s degree program of Environmental Engineering is an international learning community in the School of Built Environment and Bioeconomy. RDI activities of the programs are focused on circular and bioeconomy actions. The Master’s degree program of Risk Management and Circular Economy (RiMCE) is connected to the Environmental Engineering programme.

Description of work assignments:

  • teaching and supervising (e.g. from the following areas of expertise: environmental engineering and technology, material and resource efficiency)
  • research, development, and innovation activities
  • cooperation with working life

We require:

  • teaching experience and enthusiasm for pedagogical development
  • readiness to teach in an environmental laboratory
  • fluent English skills and ability to operate in an international environment
  • experience in RDI activities in the bio- and circular economy
  • Master’s degree in a relevant competence area
  • minimum three years’ work experience in a relevant competence area

We appreciate:

  • expertise in carbon balance calculations and LCA
  • understanding about university – industry collaboration
  • valuable networks and positive development attitude
  • experience in responsible tasks
  • doctoral degree

We offer you:

  • innovative and inspiring working environment
  • opportunity to influence your own work
  • opportunity for professional growth
  • enthusiastic work community


And what is Finland like? Ministry for Employment and the Economy states it like this:

Finland is an open, equal society, which offers a secure, diverse life for all. Our well-being is based on work, topclass education and research. Success in exports lays the foundation for prosperity.

Finland is a leader in technology in many sectors. The value attached to knowledge and expertise can be seen throughout society. Finnish companies operate globally. Likewise, many foreign companies operate globally out of Finland.

We offer you a challenging work and a competitive salary. We also help you with arrangements to settle down in Tampere. Employment is permanent and starting in 1st of August 2021 at latest.

We are interested in you. So, don’t hesitate to contact us to find out more, we are here for you!


Please fill in an electronic application form

The deadline for applications is 31.3.2021


Additional information:

Principal Lecturer, Team leader

Silja Kostia (silja.kostia(a) or +358 50 3871901)

Senior lecturer, Head of degree programme

Hilda Szabo (hilda.szabo(a) or +358 50 4112800 )

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