Decisions on Visiting Professorships

Below you will find information about decisions on Visiting Professorships 2018 and 2019.

Kerstin Hesselgren Visiting Professorship

The 2018 Kerstin Hesselgren Visiting Professorship has been awarded Janine R Wedel, anthropologist and university professor at George Mason University, USA. During her time in Sweden, Professor Janine R Wedel will be mainly active at the Institute for Futures Studies and at Södertörn University.

The 2019 Kerstin Hesselgren Visiting Professorship has been awarded Robyn Eckersley, Professor and Head of Political Science in the School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne, Australia. During her time in Sweden, ProfessorRobyn Eckersley will be mainly active at Lund University.

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Olof Palme Visiting Professorship

The 2018 Olof Palme Visiting Professorship has been awarded Margaret Moore, Professor in the Political Studies department at Queen’s University, Canada. During her time in Sweden, Professor Margaret Moore will be mainly active at Stockholm University.

The 2019 Olof Palme Visiting Professorship has been awarded Carol Cohn, Professor in Political Studies at University of Massachusetts Boston, USA. During her time in Sweden, Professor Carol Cohn will be mainly active at the Swedish Defence University.

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Tage Erlander Visiting Professorship

The 2018 Tage Erlander Visiting Professorship has been awarded Anatole Katok, Professor in mathematics at Pennsylvania State University, USA. During his time in Sweden, Professor Katok will be mainly active at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm (KTH).

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Contact at the Swedish Research Council

Paola Norlin, e-post: paola.norlin@vr.se

Updated: 2017-09-14