We conduct internationally competitive research and offer professional degree programmes that are among the best in the country.
Today, Örebro University ranks among the world’s top 400 (Times Higher Education 2018).
COMBINES A BROAD RANGE OF DISCIPLNES WITH EXPERTISE IN BOTH RESEARCH AND TEACHING
A close link between education, research and collaboration is the basis for all aspects of our operations. We offer a number of attractive professional degree programmes, within, for instance, medicine, psychology, law, and engineering. With the aim of offering the best teacher education programme in Sweden, the University is undertaking strategic investments to develop its teacher training.
Örebro University has strong research in medicine, psychology, environmental science, and computer science. Food and health is a far-reaching field drawing researchers from a range of disciplines. Interdisciplinarity also characterises research on lifelong health.
It is Örebro University’s endeavour to be an attractive workplace, where members of staff go to work with a sense of pride and joy. One of our goals is for our working environment to be characterised by active, committed, and responsible members of staff, with high, mutual expectations between managers and staff. The dedication of our staff is the driving force behind the University’s development and what continues to take our operations forward.
Örebro is located at the heart of Sweden and has a population of 150,000. The town is 750 years old, growing at record speed and outperforming the rest of Sweden when it comes to the construction of new housing. Örebro is ideally placed between Stockholm (200 km), Gothenburg and Oslo (300 km). Its attractive location makes it a popular business region and a sought-after setting for conferences and fairs.
Ref no: ORU 2.2.1-03342/2018
Örebro University is currently offering research study opportunities on the doctoral programme in Education. For the successful candidate, the programme will conclude with the award of the Degree of Doctor Philosophy in Education. The start date...
Ref no: ORU 2.2.1-02707/2018
The School of Science and Technology at Örebro University is seeking an early career postdoctoral researcher in Computer Science for a fixed-term two-year appointment.
Research activities in computer science at Örebro University mainly focus...
Ref no: 2.2.1-06040/2017
The School of Health Sciences at Örebro University offers a great range of professional degree programmes at the undergraduate and Master’s levels; and at the research level, a number of doctoral study programmes. In addition, an exciting process...
Ref no: ORU 2.2.1 – 02203/2018
Professor of Gender Studies
We are seeking to appoint a Full Professor of Gender Studies for a permanent position at the School of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (HumUS).
Örebro University is a modern, broad-based university...
Ref no: ORU 2.2.1-01474/2018
Professor of Sociology
The sociology department offers courses and study programmes at the undergraduate, Master’s and doctoral levels. In addition to freestanding courses, the department is also responsible for the Personnel Work Programme,...