Welcome to our Faculty pages!
Our Faculty has 3 300 students, around 200 doctoral students and a staff of 900 consisting of teachers, scientists and administrators. The Faculty has eleven departments and seven research centres.
These pages serve as a support for those who work at the faculty. If you have any questions please contact The Dean's office.
Read the university's recommendations concerning covid-19
Monday 30 November
Kick-off is held to launch the Umeå Transformation Research Initiative (UTRI), funded by the principal.
Monday 30 November at 10:30 until Tuesday 1 December at 16:00
Thursday 3 December
The courses on the graduate level offered by NanoLab.
Thursday 3 December at 09:00 until Friday 4 December at 16:00
Treatment of high priority organic substances in complex waters.
Thursday 3 December at 10:00 - 14:00
Friday 4 December
A basic introduction to the reference management software Endnote X9.
Friday 4 December at 08:30 - 12:00
On 1 July 2021, a new Faculty Board will form for a new four-year period. All employees at the faculty are now invited to nominate members to the board.
Should I communicate my research with the public and how? What help can I get? Why should I bother to edit my personal webpage on www.umu.se?
Young academy of Sweden is looking for new members for 2021. Scientists who have defended their dissertations a maximum of ten years ago are welcome to apply. In the academy, leading younger researchers meet to discuss and pursue issues that in a broad sense concern research and science.
Scientists and staff members within UCMR research groups, collaboration partners and researchers with an interest in microbial research and/or infection biology, are welcome to the 12th UCMR day 14 January 2021!
From November 1, you as a researcher and employee, need to be logged in to the library search tool to see and use the possibility to order certain articles electronically via the Get it Now service.
There is now a new improved search function for searching among employees on the university's home page who search for words in your own presentation text on your staff page.
Welcome to a presentation with Pernilla Wittung-Stafshede, Professor, Department of Biology and Biological Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology and Head of Genie Gender Initiative for Excellence. Wittung Stafshede was previously a Professor at the Department of Chemistry at Umeå University.
Appointments, promotions and applications to the pedagogical qualifications model all demand that teachers document their pedagogical skills in a teaching portfolio. The portfolio is used for assessing the applicants teaching skills. This is an invitation to teachers at the Faculty of Science and technology to participate in workshops where you can create and develop a teaching portfolio.
If you are a student at the end of your higher education (regardless of field) UG or Master, you can apply for a Minor Field Studies scholarship (MFS). The scholarship of SEK 27,000 gives you the opportunity to travel to a low- or middle-income country to collect material for your thesis or degree project. The field study is 8 up to 26 weeks.
At Umeå University's new science center at Arts campus, the staff is preparing intensely for the public soft opening in a few weeks. But even now, parts of the center have sneak-opened.
The Umeå Postdoc Society (UPS) is a new platform for postdocs to come together and share experiences and knowledge. If you are a postdoc you are very welcome to join the kick-off event Friday 2 October.
Do you want help developing your research proposal ideas or receive feedback on already formulated applications to the Swedish Research Funding Agencies and Councils? In that case, you are most welcome to an application workshop arranged by the Research Support and Collaboration Office.