Director: Joakim Ekman
Administrative staff: Vit Kysilka
Director of Studies: Florence Fröhlig
Language and Politics. Infiltration by dictatorships through culture, soft power
Centre for Baltic and East European Studies (CBEES)
Doctoral student, Sociology
Historical and Contemporary Studies
Doctoral student; political sociology
Doctoral Student in Sociology.
Research areas: Social movements, radical nationalism and repression.
I study the intersections of sociocultural diversity, environmental justice and conflict in coastal and freshwater biodiversity governance in the Baltic Sea Region
Natural Sciences, Technology and Environmental Studies
I do research on fatherhood, gender and the family in Russia, in a perspective of contemporary history , 1950-1990s,
Research interests: Competitive victimhood, conflict, peace, reconciliation.
I work on competing geopolitical projects in the military and security sector in Africa, studying continentalisms and 'big-space' political formations.
My research is about collecting and analyzing life stories from the refugees who came from Poland to Sweden during the antisemitic campaign 1967-1972.
PhD student. My research concerns politics and discursive practices relating to the phasing out of nuclear and fossil energy.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Research interests: Diaspora studies, ethnic intermediation, international migration, political incorporation, post-communist political transition, and urban sociology.
I am teaching in migration, ethnicity and ethnographic methods. My research focuses on critical heritage studies as well as on Baltic and East European studies.
Specializing in ethnography with a longitudinal methodology, my research focuses on student migration from Eastern to Western Europe.
I defended my PhD "Soviet People with Female Bodies" (2007). Currently my research is focused on Women's International Democratic Federation, the Cold War and the Third World.
Culture and Education
I research contentious forest politics in Europe, by looking specifically at transnational networks linked to the Carpathian Forest.
Kristin is a PhD candidate in the history of ideas and is interested in the history of STM in the 19th century. Kristin teaches in the history of ideas and teacher education.
Doctoral student in Media and Communication Studies / BEEGS. Writing a dissertation on cultural valuation practices, educational material and digitization in Sweden and Estonia.
PhD student in the Theory of Practical Knowledge
Emma Kihl is doctoral candidate in comparative literature. The thesis is trying read Agneta Enckell’s poetry in company with Isabelle Stengers's philosophy.
Postdoctoral researcher in Romani studies
My research concerns intergovernmental rule-setting in the Baltics with a focus on measures aiming to prevent Swedish banks from being used for money laundering in Estonia.
Political geography, particularly sociopolitical analysis of cross-border contacts
History of geopolitics
The concept of region
The history of geographyy
My research focus is on environmental sustainability and aquaculture. Looking at different governance strategies to achieve sustainability, both private and public actors
My main research interests deal with subcultures and religion in contemporary Muslim majority societies. I am currently resaerching the black metal music scene in Turkey.
Editor-in-chief for the scholarly journal Baltic Worlds and in charge of its' website www.balticworlds.com.
I am a PhD-student as well as teacher in Gender Studies.
My doctoral project is an ethnographic study of Belgrade as a local and global place for medical transition.
Lecturer and PhD student in business administration with a focus on green marketing
Head of department
Dr.Pejvak Oghazi is Professor and head of departement of Business Studies. He is also head of Logistic Program at Sodertorn University, School of Social Sciences.
I am a PhD student researching trade networks and relations around the Baltic sea in the late medieval and early modern period.
Post-Soviet regime change, stateness, Estonia, Ukraine, European organisations.
I am a historian of the Russian Empire, with a particular focus on the Caucasus and Ukraine.
Researching space politics within the project "Russia In Space"
PhD candidate in ethnology
I am a historian who work primarily on Ukraine, Belarus, and Poland.
I am a lecturer in business studies and associate professor in economic history
Professor of cultural studies, CBEES
Interested in activist narratives of time, aesthetics and heritage, as well as sensory experience, and how these orient activists in the futures they see as possible and desirable.
I research collaborative practices of socio-environmental knowledge production, and how their processes and results are enacted in society.
I am historian and work in the field of memory studies, church history, postcolonial studies, and gender studies.
I am a Doctoral student in environmental science. My interest is to study the relationships between people's aesthetic perception of landscapes and biodiversity.
My academic interest area is at the intersection of literature and queer theory. I teach in comparative literature and supervise essays within the police- and teacher programmes.