Do you want to research on materials science with focus on ceramic materials?

The people of NIOM make up who we are, a highly competent, motivated, and diverse workforce.

What motivates us is to ensure that dental biomaterials are safe and effective. We undertake research, participate in standardisation and provide clinically relevant advice to the dental health services and health authorities in the Nordic countries.

NIOM offers research-based consultancy and accredited testing according to international standards. Our independent test laboratory delivers accurate and independent data accepted for third-party evaluations of dental materials and instruments.

Vision and values

Our vision:

Research, materials evaluation, and participation in international and European standardisation support our vision: ensuring that dental biomaterials are safe and effective in the Nordic countries. 

Our values:

  • Knowledge
  • Quality
  • Innovation

Vacant positions


Are you a dedicated and skilled professional eager to join us to ensure that dental biomaterials are safe and effective? We are searching for individuals who share our values and are committed to making a positive impact.

We’re here to help take your career to the next level. NIOM encourage everyone interested in working for us to keep up to date on relevant vacancies. We look forward to hearing from you.

  • Do you want to be a visiting scientist at NIOM during 2025?
    • Read more here to apply. Application date: June 20, 2024.