For international staff
Handbook for visiting staff
Questions you might have about day-to-day practical matters in your new environment can find their answers in the handbook for visiting staff.
Welcome days for English-speaking staff
The University organises welcome days twice a year for all the new employees at Lund University. The events are also offered in English.
Insurance for international staff
Are you insured? Find out about special insurance matters for staff who are not (yet) registered as a resident in Sweden:
We strongly recommend the Swedish courses for our international staff, held by our own university teachers in up to five different levels.
Many of our international staff has found the seminars given by Women IN Great Sciences (WINGS) helpful and interesting.
Online postdoc training programme
Lund university offers a web based postdoc training program (in English), which aims at giving postdocs both career advice and tools for personal development.
Scholarship holders/stipend holders don’t always have the same benefits as Lund University employees. Make sure you know your particular terms of “employment” and what a scholarship is – and is not: