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Vacant positions

NILU’s research focuses on atmospheric composition of the atmosphere, climate change, air quality, environmental toxicology, health effects, sustainable systems, circular economy and digitalisation. Through research, services, innovation and enabling technologies, NILU contributes to sustainable solutions on Grand Challenges.

Vacant positions at NILU


We accept relevant, open applications

We are always looking for good candidates with relevant expertise in one or more of the subject areas mentioned above.  Whether you are young and newly graduated or already well established as a researcher – if you have education and/or experience within our business areas, we would love to hear from you.

NILU’s main office is located on Kjeller outside Oslo. We also have offices in Trondheim and Tromsø.

Right now, we are particularly focusing on recruitment for our Tromsø office:

NILU invests sustainably in the North!

We are currently expanding our activity in the northern regions of Norway. The Climate and Environmental Research Institute NILU is already well established within the field of Arctic environmental chemistry at the Fram Centre in Tromsø. Now, we want to become a stronger knowledge provider within the following societal challenges:

  • Sustainable urban and regional development
  • Sustainable industrial and commercial activities

Are you a senior researcher with relevant expertise, experience with interdisciplinary collaboration, and an established network? Would you also like to explore new career opportunities with a base in Tromsø? Then we would like to hear from you.

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