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Applications for Docent

To be appointed as Docent you have to meet certain set requirements concerning educational experience and training. You need to reach the outcomes expected after two weeks of training in higher education teaching methods and to take a course in doctoral supervision.

Course - Perspectives on learning

Course - Doctoral supervision

You will find guidance for an application for an unpaid appointment as Docent at the Faculty of Medicine at Lund University below. Applications are dealt with as received and not at the meeting of the Board.

Guidelines for applications to be appointed as a Docent (PDF 388 kB, new tab)

Table of teaching qualifications (PDF, 360 KB, new tab)


Anette Saltin
Research studies coordinator
+46 46 222 49 26
anette [dot] saltin [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se (anette[dot]saltin[at]med[dot]lu[dot]se)

Have you taken other higher education teaching courses?

Contact Annika Diehl about the possibility of obtaining credits: annika [dot] diehl [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

Qualifying course in higher education pedagogy (PDF, opens in new tab)