Research position at Thetis laboratory

We are looking for a postdoc for a research position at Thetis laboratory.

We can offer an exciting and challenging position.

You will be part of an environment with testers, technicians and researchers at the Hoyvíksvegur laboratory.


Your professional assingments will include microbiological research, but other assignments may also come up.

As a postdoc at Thetis you will:

  • do research in the laboratory
  • publish scientific articles
  • apply for research grants
  • cooperate with professional colleagues
  • be flexible

 Required qualifications and skills

We expect you to have a PhD-level degree in microbiology or similar, and to have experience working in a laboratory

The postdoc position is time-limited and can be extended if further grants are acquired.

Thetis is an accredited laboratory. We conduct tests in the health, environmental and food sectors. It’s imperative that you are flexible and know how to maintain perspective in a workplace where no day is exactly the same.

Pay and conditions of employment

At the time being this is a position lasting a year, dependent on research funding and hiring will take place as soon as possible. Pay and conditions of employment will be set according to the relevant Akademikarafelag Føroya union contracts.


Send an application for the position including degree certificate, CV, recommendations and more to Thetis, Hoyvíksvegur 51, 100 Tórshavn or

The application deadline is the 1st of December 2021 12:00 o’clock.

More information can be acquired by contacting Marita Debess Magnussen, manager, ph. 791800.