Umeå University received top marks for its standing on family and personal life, and compensation. The postdocs also highlight the quality of the facilities and infrastructure and they highly value their experience as a postdoctoral researcher at Umeå University. Furthermore, they believe that there is a well-functioning communications system at work, and strong opportunities to network with other researchers.
“I see it as a confirmation that Umeå University is an attractive international environment, with the ability to attract many talented young researchers that enjoy working here.” (Marianne Sommarin, vice rector, researcher in the life sciences and responsible for research development and research evaluation at Umeå University.
Umeå University has approximately 150 postdoctoral researchers in the life sciences.
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