International Staff Support

International Staff Support provides complimentary and indepth support to faculty, staff, scholarship holders and family members.

Support for internationals is shared between the departments and International Staff Support. Your host department is your first hand contact at Umeå University and they will assist you with many of the practical arrangements before and upon arrival in Umeå.

International Staff Support have an online guidance that will help you prepare your move here. If you need complimentary support you are welcome to contact us.

We organise a number of activities on a regual basis for example a Welcome Day, seminars, Swedish courses, social activities and guided tours. Welcome to join! 

 

Contact information

 

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Rosita Nilsson

HR Strategist
International Staff Support

Human Resources Office

rosita.nilsson@umu.se

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Torbjörn Forsberg

HR Strategist
International Staff Support

Human Resources Office

torbjorn.forsberg@umu.se

 

 

 

 

 

 

International Staff Support e-mail address iss.adm@umu.se

 

onboarding information

Short films about Sweden, produced by Swedish Public Employment Service

The labour market in Sweden

About working in Sweden

Taxes in Sweden

Social Security in Sweden

Umeå university euraxess centre

 

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More information

Rosita Nilsson
6/30/2020