The Nordic Africa Institute is a research institution tasked to undertake and encourage studies on contemporary Africa or Africa-related issues by scholars in mainly the Nordic and African countries.

The multi-disciplinary focus of its research agenda addresses topical issues within the social sciences. With its research activities pursuing close interaction between Nordic and African scholars, the Institute seeks to enhance international collaboration and aims to contribute towards and stimulate academic as well as informed public debate.

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Externally funded researchers

Researchers with external funding are welcome to apply for an employment at the Nordic Africa Institute. Your research must fit in one of our research themes. Read more about externally funded researchers.

Postdoc positions at NAI

Postdocs with own funds are welcome to apply to be hosted at the Institute. The postdocs research must fit in one of the NAI themes. Researchers based at Nordic or African research institutions will be favoured. The time to be hosted will not be limited in minimum time of stay but a maximum of 2 years is set.

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