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Applying for promotion

Promotion from associate senior lecturer to senior lecturer

As an associate senior lecturer, you have the right to apply for promotion to senior lecturer. In order to be promoted, you must meet the requirements and be assessed as suitable according to the grounds for assessment. You can only apply for promotion once.

Guidelines for promotion to senior lecturer (pdf, 152 kB, opens in a new window)

Promotion from lecturer to senior lecturer, or from senior lecturer to professor

As a lecturer or senior lecturer employed until further notice, you have the opportunity to apply for promotion. Your application is initiated and planned through a dialogue with the head of your department, and the issue can initially be raised at your staff appraisal.

Your promotion is to be based on a strategic consideration by the head of department. Your application needs to include the consideration, which is to feature an assessment of your documented contributions to the development of your organisation and your suitability for promotion. Ultimately, the faculty dean will take the decision on whether or not to examine your application.

Application documents

We would recommend you to write your application in English since it will be assessed by international experts. Your application should include:

  • A) Cover letter and personal letter.
  • B) CV
  • C) List of selected publications
  • D) Research qualifications portfolio
  • E) Teaching qualifications portfolio
  • F) Qualifications portfolio for leadership and administration
  • G) Qualifications portfolio for external engagement, innovation and entrepreneurship
  • H) Selected publications (according to C), maximum 10 publications
  • I) Attachments and certificates

Strategic consideration by the head of department

If you are applying for promotion from lecturer to senior lecturer or from senior lecturer to professor, your application must also include a strategic consideration by the head of department.

Instructions and cover letter for the application

Below, you can find the instructions and the cover letter for the application. You can fill in the cover letter digitally after you have saved the file on your computer.

Send your application

Application documents to send by email

  • Application documents A–G as one merged PDF file.
  • Application document H as one merged PDF file.
  • Application document I as one merged PDF file.
  • Strategic consideration by the head of department if you are applying for promotion from lecturer to senior lecturer or from senior lecturer to professor.

Send the application documents to helen [dot] johansson [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se.

Application documents to print and send by post

  • Application documents A–G. Print on single-sided, unstapled paper.
  • Application document I. Print on single-sided, unstapled paper.
  • Strategic consideration by the head of department if you are applying for promotion from lecturer to senior lecturer or from senior lecturer to professor.

Send the application document by internal or external post.

Internal post:
Helen Johansson, kansli N, HS 39.

External post:
Lunds universitet, kansli N
Helen Johansson
Box 118
221 00 LUND

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Related information

Promotion process for professors/senior lecturers (pdf, 92 kB, opens in a new window)

Lund University's appointment rules are available on the webpage about rules and regulations on the Lund University Staff Pages.
Rules and regulations regarding staff – staff.lu.se

Faculty of Science, Lund University
Visiting address: Sölvegatan 27, 222 62 Lund
Internal mail code: HS 39
Email: kansli [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se

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