HIP NEWS September 3rd 2018


HIP NEWS September 3rd 2018





Monday 3 September 2018 at 14.15 in A315

Martijn Mulders (CERN) Note special time!

Top quark mass — the road toward ultimate precision?


More information on http://www.hip.fifi/seminars/




Tuesday 4 September 2018 at 10.15 in A315

Camille Bélanger-Champagne (Helsinki)

Nuclear fuel safeguards – the Finnish deep geological repository


More information on http://www.hip.fifi/seminars/




The Department of Physics in the Faculty of Science at the University of Helsinki invites applications for a



The position will be based in the Particle Physics and Astrophysics Division of the Department and it will be filled permanently starting from 1.3.2019 or later by agreement.


The deadline for applications is 15.10.2018.

More information on https://www.helsinki.fi/en/open-positions/university-lecturer-theoretical-particle-physics




The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation. Applications are submitted using the electronic application system. http://jaes.fi/en/applying-for-donation/


The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation Awards / Graduate Student Scholarships. The graduate student stipend can be awarded for a period of one year or a half year, preferably for the period 1.7. – 30.6. or 1.7. – 31.12. to a student who has been accepted by the university as a doctoral student. More information https://www.magnusehrnroothinsaatio.fi/en/grants/#reserch_grant


Väisälä Foundation’s scholarships in natural sciences can be applied from 13th August to 24th September 2018. Applications shall be made by electronic means only. For detailed instructions, see https://www.acadsci.fi/en/scholarships-and-prizes/scholarships/vaisala-foundation.html (in Finnish). All the material is in Finnish, but more information via email ( nina.rapelo [at] acadsci.fi ) from the office of Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Finnish Academy of Science and Letters).


The Foundations´Post Doc Pool. The pool grants are intended only for sending researchers abroad from Finland. The pool grants are not intended for subsidizing researchers’ mobility from other countries to Finland. The Pool’s Autumn application round is open from 15 Aug until 15 Sep 2018. https://www.postdocpooli.fi/?lang=en


Orion Research Foundation grants can be applied for between 1 August and 10 September 2018. Grants are designated for medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy and natural sciences related to those, such as chemistry and physics. More information https://www.orion.fi/en/rd/orion-research-foundation-grants-can-be-applied-for-between-1-august-and-10-september-2018/


Nessling Foundation general call is open 13.8.-14.9.2018. The Nessling Foundation awards funding for scientific research promoting environmental protection, and for the communication and implementation of research knowledge.

More information https://www.nessling.fi/grants-2/open-calls/?lang=en


Kone Foundation’s goal is to advance bold initiatives in research and the arts. The next application time is 1.-15.9. More information https://koneensaatio.fi/en/grants/grantapplicants/

Research posts funded by the Kone Foundation. More information https://koneensaatio.fi/en/grants/research-posts-funded-by-the-foundation/


(In Finnish) Tieteellisten seurojen julkaisutoiminta ja kansainvälinen toiminta

TSV välittää tieteellisille seuroille opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriöltä saatavan valtionavustuksen julkaisutoimintaan ja kansainväliseen toimintaan

Hakuaika on vuosittain syyskuussa eli 1.-30.9. Lisätietoja https://www.tsv.fi/fi/avustukset/julkaisutoiminta-ja-kansainvalinen-toiminta


Vuorineuvos Matti Sundberg Quality Fund grant


Eligible applicants are university or university of applied sciences teachers or researchers who have achieved success in quality related education or research or persons working in industry who have distinguished themselves in the development, research or education in quality issues. The grant can also be awarded to an organization.


The deadline for applications is 30.9.2018.


A written application through the electronic Webpropol system at: https://www.webropolsurveys.com/S/8FE9776994959108.par

The link in order to  opens on 1.9.2018.


More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/fi/HY376470


The renewed Kumpula Campus Library opens on 3 September, 2018


The Kumpula Campus Library will open on Monday 3 September, 2018: The first floor will be available with its collections, facilities and services from Monday, but the second floor continues to be closed for renovation until the end of October.

Welcome to the refurbished library in autumn!

More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY376487


(In Finnish) Helsingin yliopiston ja Eurooppalaisen Suomen järjestämä tilaisuus Horizon Europe – Tutkimuksen tulevaisuusaamu


Pe 14.9.2018 9:00-11:00 Tiedekulma, Stage (Yliopistonkatu 4, Helsinki)


Tilaisuuteen on ennakkoilmoittautuminen. Voit seurata keskustelua myös verkossa livestriimin välityksellä tai katsoa jälkeenpäin tallenteena. Osallistu keskusteluun Twitterissä aihetunnisteella #HorizonEurope.

Tilaisuuden avaa opetusministeri Sanni Grahn-Laasonen.

Aiheesta keskustelevat Helsingin yliopiston tutkimuksen vastaava vararehtori Paula Eerola, MEP Nils Torvalds, kasviekologian professori Anna-Liisa Laine sekä EK:n EU- ja kauppapolitiikan johtava asiantuntija Janica Ylikarjula.

Lisätietoja https://helsinginyliopisto.etapahtuma.fi/fi-fi/Kalenteri/Suomi?id=53160



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