Naturvetarna, the Swedish Association of Professional Scientists, is the trade union for science graduates. We coach, represent and support professional scientists throughout their working lives, starting as a university student.
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Membership of Naturvetarna provides you with support and security in the labour market. We are the trade union that is best equipped to safeguard scientists' opportunities and support them in their...Läs mer
Antibodies are built in three stages
That only 7.4 percent of Stockholmers had antibodies to covid-19 at the end of April surprised the researchers negatively. But it does not have to be as bad as it seems.Läs mer
Still quite good labour market
Unemployment among Naturvetarnas members has been marginally affected so far.Läs mer
Good to know about Swedish holidays
According to the Annual Leave Act, you are entitled to 25 full days of holiday every year regardless of your age or type of employment.Läs mer
The Right of Public Access
The Right of Public Access, or Allemansrätten in Swedish, is something that is unique for Sweden and something we must cherish.Läs mer
The coronavirus and covid-19
At Naturvetarna, we are closely monitoring information about covid-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Below you will find some questions and answers on the subject.Läs mer
The 2021-2024 Swedish Research Bill
In order for Sweden to maintain its position as one of the world's leading countries for research and innovation, we need a research climate that gives employees and employers long-term incentives,...Läs mer
How to think about legal regulations?
I will be moving to Sweden with my girlfriend. We live in Germany and are German citizens and will both be working as researchers in Gothenburg for two years, maybe longer. When it comes...Läs mer
Learn more about Collective Agreement
Most white-collar workers in Sweden are covered by a collective agreement. Over and above regulations such as salary and working hours, the collective agreement package contains both insurance and...Läs mer
Working in Sweden
Here you can find information about matters relating to your professional life, such as working conditions by law and collective agreements, as well as your rights.Läs mer
Feel free to contact us for issues concerning working conditions, labour law, salary dialogue and managing your membership.Läs mer
Manage your membership
Members can log in to our website to see their registered data and change or add information if and when necessary.Läs mer