Vacant positions as visiting scientist during 2016Positions as visiting scientist in the field of dental biomaterials research are offered at the Nordic Institute of Dental Materials, NIOM, in Oslo, Norway. The purpose of NIOM’s visiting scientist programme is to enhance Nordic collaboration on dental biomaterials research. Positions are available during 2016 for periods between 3 and 6 months.

Scientists having documented education and/or research experience in the field of biomaterials are welcome to apply. The institute’s research activities are focused on biological, chemical, physical and clinical questions related to dental and other biomaterials. PhD candidates and young scientists are especially invited to apply.

More information about NIOM is available at, or from Director Professor Jon E. Dahl or Head of Laboratory Dr Hilde M. Kopperud.

The salary is based on personal qualifications. The visiting scientist has to pay their personal living costs, but for visitors normally resident outside the Oslo area an allowance of NOK 5650 per month is available.

The applicants shall prepare a research plan containing:
(a) Aim of the project
(b) Material and methods to be used
(c) Budget for the project (salary excluded)

The application, in a Scandinavian language or English, must include the applicant’s CV and research plan and should be addressed to: NIOM as, Sognsveien 70A, NO-0855 Oslo, Norway.
You may also send it by e-mail to:

Deadline for application: 10 June 2015.

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