Oslo University Hospital (OUH) is Norway’s largest hospital with over 20 000 employees and a budget of 20 billion NOK. It is a local hospital for parts of Oslo's population. It has a regional function for the inhabitants in the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority, and it also has a large number of national functions. The Hospital is responsible for the majority of medical research and education of health personnel in Norway.
The University of Oslo (UiO) is Norway's largest research and educational institution with 28 000 students and 7 000 employees. Professional breadth and internationally recognized research environments make UiO an important contributor to society. The Faculty of Medicine was established in 1814 and is Norway's oldest medical faculty. The Faculty works for progressive education, research and dissemination for the patients’ and society’s best interests. It is organized into three basic units and has approximately 1 500 employees (about 1 000 work years) and about 2 000 students.
A permanent position as Senior Researcher 50% is available at Department of Ophthalmology, Division of Head, neck and reconstructive Surgery (HHA), Oslo University Hospital. The position is affiliated with a part time position as Professor II SKO 1013 (20 % position) in Medicine (Ophthalmology) at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo (UiO). It is required that the position holder attends to both positions.
Regarding the 50% position at OUH:
Department of Ophthalmology has competence in all major fields of ophthalmology, including national, multi-regional and regional functions. The research activity in the Department is steadily increasing and the main research objective is to improve current treatment and to develop new therapeutic modalities for selected eye disorders. The focus is on 1) translational research - clinically relevant laboratory research and 2) clinical research with a large patient population and an interdisciplinary staff.
Short description of the position’s work tasks:
Qualification requirements – education and relevant personal qualities:
We can offer:
Regarding the part-time academic position at UiO:
For complete job description with qualification requirements and basis of evaluation on the academic position please see: 2023-15564-description-of-position-ophthalmology.pdf (uio.no)
Applications for the academic part-time position must include:
Please scan and send the documents as PDF-files (maximum 10 MB / file).
See guidelines for designing the application, information for applicants, rules for appointments to Associate/Adjunct Professorships as well as rules concerning pedagogical skills: http://www.med.uio.no/om/jobb/veiledninger/index.html
Enquiries about the application process related to the part-time position should be directed to Human Resources Advisor at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Kristoffer Viken Tobiassen, tlf. 22844684