Chair of the steering committee: Claudia Lindén External link.
Doctoral student representatives: Kirill Polkov and Maria Ribeiro
Director of studies for Studies in Practical Knowledge: Jonna Lappalainen
Director of studies for Aesthetics: Erik Wallrup External link.
Director of studies for Philosophy: Ulrika Björk
Director of Studies for Gender Studies: Ann Werner External link.
Director of Studies for Art History: Annika Öhrner
Director of studies for Media and Communication Studies: Göran Bolin External link.
Director of studies for Comparative Literature: Christina Svens
Secretary: Ewa Rogström
Researcher, doctoral students and other staff:
My research explores how people coexist with media in everyday life from phenomenological, material, spatial and ethical perspectives.
Culture and Education
Since autumn 2017 I am PhD student and part of the research-project Collective phronesis. I'm interested in teachers collective practical knowledge and the opportunities for that.
senior lecturer of comparative literature and drama
My fields of research are phenomenology, hermeneutics, German Idealism, philosophy of existence and exile, contemporary french philosophy, and relation between philosophy and art.
Philosopher at the Centre for practical knowledge. Interested in the meeting places of ethics, metaphysics and political theory.
Associate Professor (Docent) in English. My research focuses on representations of class conflict and capitalist crisis in modern and contemporary literature.
Professor Emeritus in Media and Communication Studies, focusing media, mediatisation, critical theory, cultural studies, interpretation and European identities.
I work as a lecturer and researcher in media and communication studies as well as within teacher education.
Head of Department
I am a researcher and teacher in media and communication studies, I am also head of the department. My main research interests concerns education, media and digitalization.
I am an ethnologist and senior lecturer at the Centre for Studies in Practical Knowledge. My main research field is within medical humanities.
I am working as a lecturer in Media and Communication Studies. Currently, my research interest is directed to how the field of neuroeducation deals with effects of digital media.
Doctoral student in Media and Communication Studies / BEEGS. Writing a dissertation on cultural valuation practices, educational material and digitization in Sweden and Estonia.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
I am a media researcher whose work is mainly on fake news, media and war, history of media and culture, primarily in Eastern Europe
Researcher and writer. Her research focuses on the aesthetics of commemoration, image production’s and contemporary art’s relation to historical, ethical and political claims.
I am professor in media and communication studies. My research interests include media activism, media practices, algorithms, automation and artificial intelligence
Emma Kihl is doctoral candidate in comparative literature. The thesis is trying read Agneta Enckell’s poetry in company with Isabelle Stengers's philosophy.
Comparative gender studies; public knowledge regimes and policy making, body/bio-politics, citizenship, borderlands of post/decolonial and postsocialist scholarship.
Reseacher and teacher at Center for Studies in Practical Knowledge. Participates in a philosophical and empirical research project on collective practical knowledge.
Senior Lecturer in Media and Communication Studies. I am researcher in media activism, media philosophy, cultural and media production, and aesthetic learning processes.
I work as a senior lecturer in literature since 2018. In my research I focus queer perspectives and the human-animal relationship in northern-European literature after 1880.
PhD candidate within the project Exhibiting Art in a European Periphery? International Art in Sweden during the Cold War.
My PhD project explores ideas of peace in theoretical and fictional works by Frida Stéenhoff, Elin Wägner and Hagar Olsson.
Teaching and research on German, Swedish, Finland-Swedish, and American literature from the 18th century onward; publications on Goethe, Novalis, Almqvist, and Bachmann.
I teach at the teachers programs especially the preschool teachers programs.
Teaching at the Centre for Practical Knowledge.
Administrative issues related to doctoral studies (third-cycle programmes) in the research area of Critical and Cultural Theory.
I am a filosofer and working as the director of the Centre for Studies in Practical Knowledge.
Doctoral Student in Media and Communication Studies.
I research media practices in refugee camps in Germany since 1945. Research interests: media, migration and their histories.
Is working on his dissertation in the theory of practical knowledge, with a particular focus on the knowledge embodied in the practice of everyday resistance among physicians.
Professor of Aesthetics
I do research and teach decolonial thinking, phenomenologies in transition, psychoanalysis and intersectional feminism.
Associate Professor in Media and Communication Studies. My main reserach interests concerns media production, media work and media and social class.
Feminist studies of digital media at the intersection of bodies, gender, sexual politics, and technologies. Critical humanist perspectives on AI, imagination and social justice.
Head of department, School of Police Studies
I am an associate professor in Gender Studies and the director of the Ph D program in Gender Studies. My research investigates intersections of gender, music and media.
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.
I am Associate Professor in Media and Communication Studies. My research interests include visual communication, journalism, and historical perspectives on the media.