Postgraduate Studies at the Dept of ALM

Department of ALM offers postgraduate studies in Information Studies and has had a doctoral programme since 1999. Information studies is a broad field and in the programme, the topics of research range from archival studies to information research, library science, museum and cultural heritage studies and scholarly communication to digital humanities research. 

New fully funded doctoral student positions are usually announced during spring term. New positions are not available on annual basis and when there are openings, the announcements can be found at

The Department take part in the activities of NORSLIS, Nordic Research School in Information Studies. From the first of July 2013, we also have a collaboration agreement with Lund University, Division of ALM, concerning post graduate education.

Director of postgraduate studies is professor Isto Huvila.