Ledig stilling på Universitetet i Oslo

Blindern og Urbygningen (Foto: Wikimedia og Colourbox)
Blindern og Urbygningen (Foto: Wikimedia og Colourbox)

Adjunct Professor / Associate Professor of Medicine (Anaesthesiology)

Deadline: 05.01.2020

About the position

Universitetet i Oslo

The University of Oslo is Norway’s oldest and highest ranked educational and research institution, with 28 000 students and 7000 employees. With its broad range of academic disciplines and internationally recognised research communities, UiO is an important contributor to society.

The Institute of Clinical Medicine (Klinmed) is one of three institutes under the Faculty. Klinmed is responsible for the Faculty's educational and research activities at Oslo University Hospital and Akershus University Hospital. With about 800 employees spread over approximately 425 man-labour years, Klinmed is the university's largest institute. Our activities follow the clinical activity at the hospitals and are spread across a number of geographical areas.

Akershus University Hospital is the largest acute hospital in Norway, and local and area hospital for close to 10% of the Norwegian population. We have a fast growing research environment in the field of medicine and health sciences. Akershus University Hospital aims for our work force to reflect our values of multi-disciplinarity, diversity and equality. We therefore seek a balance in the age and gender profile of our staff, and we are particularly interested in recruiting people from ethnic minorities.

Flere stillinger fra Universitetet i Oslo

The Institute of Clinical Medicine has a vacant position as Adjunct Professor or Associate Professor 20 % of Medicine (Anaesthesiology) combined with a full-time Senior Consultant position at the Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Akershus University Hospital.

Applicants must hold an MD and have sufficient clinical experience to teach medical students broadly within the major fields of anaesthesiology. High ambitions and quality of teaching, research and communications is expected.

Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to create an attractive research environment will be emphasised. Active collaboration, also interdisciplinary and internationally is expected.

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Relating to the main position:The 20 % position as professor is combined with a full time (100 %) position in the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive care as a senior consultant. The department consists of units for anaesthesia, postoperative care, intensive care and pain treatment. There are approximately 30.000 anaesthesia procedures yearly. The department employs 320 nurses and doctors. The research activity is focused on obstetric anaesthesia, the effect of anaesthesia on haemodynamics, pain treatment, and ethical aspects of anaesthesia.The successful applicant will play an important role in developing research at the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, as well as in teaching of medical students. The appointee will have the opportunity to develop new ideas and studies and develop collaboration with researchers nationally and internationally. Broad clinical and research competence, as well as successful applications for external research funding will be important criteria in the evaluation of applicants.Applicants must hold an MD, be a certified specialist in anaesthesiology, speak a Scandinavian language, and have sufficient clinical experience to teach medical students broadly within the field of anaesthesiology.Relating to the academic position:

The University position is part time (20 %), but a collaborative agreement between the Hospital and University secures that a minimum of 40% of the working time will be allotted to academic work. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to create an active and attractive research environment will be emphasized in the evaluation of applicants. Active research collaboration, also interdisciplinary and internationally, will be another evaluation criterion. For complete job description with qualification requirements and basis of evaluation, please see:


We can offer:

  • A challenging and friendly working environmentHigh academic standards
  • A favorable pension arrangement (Statens pensjonskasse)
  • Advantageous welfare conditions
  • An inclusive workplace
  • Pay grade depending on qualifications

Applications for the academic part-time position must include:

  • Cover letter and CV
  • Complete list of publications
  • Separate list of 10 most relevant publications to be evaluated specifically for the position (please send these publications attached in full text versions).
  • Overview of experience in supervising PhD candidates, including names of the candidates, period of supervision, information on institutions and dates for the presentation of the theses, as well as specific information regarding experience as main- or co-supervisor for each candidate http://www.med.uio.no/om/jobb/veiledninger/form—-phd-candidate-supervision.pdf

Description of qualifications regarding administration, leadership, teaching and foreign language skillsOther relevant qualifications

More information can be found here:


For Rules for Appointments to Professorships and Associate Professorships please see: http://www.uio.no/english/about/regulations/personnel/academic/

Reference number: 2019/11356

Apply for position


  • Vegard Dahl (Head of Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care), +47 91674604
  • Gregor Bachmann-Harildstad (Head of Clinic for Surgery), +47 92465813
  • Torbjørn Omland (Professor, Head of Campus Ahus), +47 40107050
  • Tove Nordvik - HR- Officer in charge, (questions regarding the academic application), +47 22850545