Postdoctoral researcher in digital geospatial studies

The University of Turku is inviting applications for the post of postdoctoral researcher in digital geospatial studies. The post is placed at the Geography Section of the Faculty of Science and Engineering, and it will be filled through a fixed-term employment for 34 months starting from...

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Turku Data Science Meetups Takeoff!

During the last couple of years data science has become one of the most interesting fields in science. So, what is it actually? One definition is, that it is a cross-disciplinary field combing natural scientific and statistical methods to find meaning – or knowledge – out...

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Almost 50 Applicants for DF Professorships!

UTU’s Digital Futures profile is gathering steam! Nearly 50 high-profile applicants expressed their keen interest in our newly opened tenure track positions: Professor/ Assistant Professor (Tenure track) of Public Law, in total 12 applicants Assistant Professor (Tenure track) of Molecular Pathology, in total 5 applicants Assistant...

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What’s a physicist doing in a Biobank?

How do you reconcile medical research and a dissertation on the Structure of Relativistic States? Samu Kurki, a theoretical physicist and DF researcher working at the Auria biobank, does. Roughly put; the answer is interdisciplinary data science. Have a read of Samu’s blog post (in Finnish)...

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Let’s build the Digital Future together

Matti Karinen – a DF team member has written a short blog for UTU’s entrepreneurial university portal about his experiences helping get the Digital Futures programme off the ground. Read the full blog post below: Ajatuksia yrittäjyysyliopistosta: Build Something New Together