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Work at SLU

Would you like to join us in creating the conditions for a sustainable, living and better world? We are constantly looking for new employees – everything from researchers and teachers to technical and administrative staff. SLU has about 3,000 employees, 5,000 students and doctoral students and a turnover of about SEK three billion.

Meet our staff

There are various types of employments and titles at SLU, such as researcher, doctoral student, veterinary assistant, communications officer, etc. Below are interviews with a few staff members who talk about what it is like to work at SLU.

HR Excellence in Research at SLU

SLU has received the European Commission acknowledgement HR Excellence in Research Award, a certification that indicates, among other things, that a higher education institution is an employer that applies fair and transparent recruitment and assessment procedures for researchers' employment and further career development and continuously improves working conditions and support for research staff.

Doctoral education at SLU

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is one of Sweden’s top research universities, with an extensive range of research degrees on offer. As a doctoral candidate, you will be a part of a supportive research community and an exciting and challenging research culture.

Living and working in Sweden and at SLU

Practical information and advice for living and working in Sweden and at SLU.

Published: 04 January 2023 - Page editor: PAVD-WEBB@slu.se