Staff

Director of studies: Eva Karlberg (Liudmila Voronova, leave of absence)

Steering committee:

Chair of steering committee: Mikael Lönnborg

Director of studies: Eva Karlberg (Liudmila Voronova, leave of absence)

Members: Mats Bergman (economics), Simon Birnbaum (political science), Malin Gawell (business studies), Mehdi Ghazinour (social work), Kristina Riegert (journalism), Steven Saxonberg (sociology).

PhD student representatives: Alexandra Allard (economics), Luisa Bandeira Coelho (social work), Hamdija Begovic (sociology), Victoria Colesnic (journalism), Alexander Hjelm (political science), Fakhreddin Rad (business studies).

Secretary: Lina Lorentz External link.

Researchers, doctoral students and other employees:

Saeid Abbasian

Saeid Abbasian

Associate Professor

Subject Coordinator

Senior Lecturer

I am senior lecturer in Tourism Studies, coordinator of Tourism subject, coordinator of Master's programme in Tourism Studies, and I am representative in the board of school.

Natural Sciences, Technology and Environmental Studies

MD273

Alexandra Allard

Alexandra Allard

Doctoral Student

Nicholas Aylott

Nicholas Aylott

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Anders Backlund

Anders Backlund

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ranjula Bali

Ranjula Bali

Professor

Professor of Economics

Social Sciences

ME312

Luisa Bandeira Coelho

Luisa Bandeira Coelho

Doctoral Student

My research is about Deaf experiences in sign languages, in the Health and well-being field and civil society.

Social Sciences

MA715

Mats Bergman

Mats Bergman

Professor

Competition policy, public procurement, competitive provision of elderly care & other welfare services, pharmaceutical pricing, regulation & deregulation, retailing and the city

Social Sciences

ME313

Sofia Beskow

Sofia Beskow

Doctoral Student

Doctoral Student in Sociology. Research focus: Policiary measures against radical nationalist social movements

Social Sciences

ME229B

Simon Birnbaum

Simon Birnbaum

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Main research interests: political philosophy, political ideas and the future of the welfare state, with special emphasis on social citizenship, justice, and sustainability.

Social Sciences

ME615

Fredrika Björklund

Fredrika Björklund

Professor

My research is about surveillance including the relationship between trust and surveillance. I also teach political science at the School of Social Sciences.

Social Sciences

ME618

Jonas Björnerstedt

Jonas Björnerstedt

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Associate Professor of Economics

Social Sciences

ME322

Karin Borevi

Karin Borevi

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Erik Borg

Erik Borg

Professor

Professor of Business Administration. A researcher and lecturer at the Department of Social Sciences

Social Sciences

ME447

Marcus Box

Marcus Box

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Peter Dobers

Peter Dobers

PhD

Programme Coordinator

Professor

Professor in Business Studies with focus on sustainable development and co-creation. Program director for the 2-year masters in LeadSustain. Dean of the Faculty Board 2016-2022.

Social Sciences

ME443

Linda Ekström

Linda Ekström

Senior Lecturer

I am a political scientist with an interest in issues concearning teaching and learning in civics education

Social Sciences

ME614

Magdalena Elmersjö

Magdalena Elmersjö

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Associate Professor in Social Work, Senior Lecturer in Social Work

Social Sciences

ME108

Katarina Elofsson

Katarina Elofsson

Professor

Katarina Elofsson's research is about international, national and regional environmental policy for water quality management, wildlife, biodiversity, and climate policy.

Social Sciences

Johan Eriksson

Johan Eriksson

Professor

International relations, specifically the politics of technology and expertise, space policy, and cybersecurity. I lead the project "Russia in Space".

Social Sciences

ME621

Hugo Faber

Hugo Faber

Doctoral Student

PhD student. My research concerns energy politics and the phasing out of nuclear and fossil energy.

Social Sciences

ME616

Paul Fuehrer

Paul Fuehrer

PhD

Head of Department

Senior Lecturer

Malin Gawell

Malin Gawell

Associate Professor

My research interest includes social entrepreneurship, social enterprises, social innovation and civil society. This is also what I teach.

Social Sciences

ME418

Ali Hajighasemi

Ali Hajighasemi

Head of School

Professor

Head of the School of Social Sciences, Professor of social policy

Social Sciences

ME122F

Eva Hansson

Eva Hansson

I am a Senior Lecturer in political science and responsible for Political Science and International Relations at the School of Social Science.

Social Sciences

ME612

Keyvan Hosseini

Keyvan Hosseini

Affiliated senior lecturer

Social Sciences

Anders Ivarsson Westerberg

Anders Ivarsson Westerberg

Associate Professor

Head of Department

Professor

Bengt Jacobsson

Bengt Jacobsson

Professor

Karl Magnus Johansson

Karl Magnus Johansson

Affiliated Professor

I am Affiliate Professor of Political Science. One of my areas of research is government communication. Web: https://www.polexmedia.com/external link

Social Sciences

Eva Karlberg

Eva Karlberg

Senior Lecturer

Lisa Kings

Lisa Kings

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Elzbieta Korolczuk

Elzbieta Korolczuk

PhD

Researcher

Elżbieta Korolczuk, Associate professor in sociology, her research involves: social movements, civil society, politics of reproduction and anti-gender campaigns.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

Sylwia Koziel

Sylwia Koziel

Senior Lecturer

Agnes Käll

Agnes Käll

Doctoral Student

My research concerns the development of anti-money laundering (AML) supervision at the Swedish, Danish, and Estonian financial supervisory authorities during the 21st century.

Social Sciences

ME551

Ann-Sofie Köping

Ann-Sofie Köping

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Sr Lecturer, Business Administration. Program Coordinator Cultural Management Program. Teaching in the Master's Program Leadership for Sustainable Development.

Social Sciences

ME429B

Tommy Larsson Segerlind

Tommy Larsson Segerlind

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Inger Linblad

Inger Linblad

Senior Lecturer

Lina Lorentz

Lina Lorentz

Research Officer

Mikael Lönnborg

Mikael Lönnborg

Professor

Ghani Majidi

Ghani Majidi

Senior Lecturer

I am lecturing macro and microeconomics. In addition, I teach welfare state politics. My main interest is political economy, public economics and political philosophy

Social Sciences

ME142

Milda Malling

Milda Malling

Doctoral Student

My research interest lies on formal and informal, visible and invisible interactions and relationships between journalists and their political sources.

Social Sciences

Joanna Mellquist

Joanna Mellquist

Doctoral Student

I work as sociologist at the Department of Social Sciences, Södertörn University, and carry out research focusing on the role of unelected experts in civil society

Social Sciences

ME223

Gunnar Nygren

Gunnar Nygren

Professor

I am mainly doing research on local journalism, on the use of sources and fact checking. I am also teaching, mostly as superviser for thesis work.

Social Sciences

ME333D

Pejvak Oghazi

Pejvak Oghazi

Professor

Head of department

Dr.Pejvak Oghazi is Professor and head of department of Business Studies. He is also head of Logistic Program at Sodertorn University, School of Social Sciences.

Social Sciences

ME547

Apostolis Papakostas

Apostolis Papakostas

Professor

I am professor in sociology and director of research at Reinvent - the Centre for City Dynamics, www.sh.se/reinvent

Social Sciences

ME229F

Ella Petrini

Ella Petrini

Doctoral Student

Social Sciences

MA712

Vasileios Petrogiannis

Vasileios Petrogiannis

Doctoral Student

Historical and Contemporary Studies

Olena Podolian

Olena Podolian

Researcher

Post-Soviet regime change, stateness, Estonia, Ukraine, European organisations.

Social Sciences

MA719

Roman Privalov

Roman Privalov

Doctoral Student

Researching space politics within the project "Russia In Space"

Social Sciences

ME611

Kristina Riegert

Kristina Riegert

Professor

Global media, comparative journalism, conflict and crisis coverage, politicotainment, cultural citizenship

Social Sciences

ME319

Christopher Rosenqvist

Christopher Rosenqvist

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

My research and teaching is about how new technologies affect and change the ecosystem of actors in different industrial arenas with focus on AI and business modelling.

Natural Sciences, Technology and Environmental Studies

MD276

Paulina Rytkönen

Paulina Rytkönen

Senior Lecturer

I am associate professor in Economic history and lecturer in Business Studies at the School of Social Sciences.

Social Sciences

ME429D

Johan Sandén

Johan Sandén

PhD

Adviser

PhD in Public Management and Organisation. Using street-level bureaucracy, my dissertation analyzes in what ways digitalization affect teachers work.

Social Sciences

ME414

Maria Smolander

Maria Smolander

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Peter Strandbrink

Peter Strandbrink

Professor

Professor of political science

Social Sciences

ME623

Stefan Svallfors

Stefan Svallfors

Professor

Social Sciences

ME239

Adrienne Sörbom

Adrienne Sörbom

Professor

I am Professor of sociology, and I study issues related to political organization, globalisation and democracy. I mainly teach on the use of qualitative methods and on democracy.

Social Sciences

ME229C

Jaakko Turunen

Jaakko Turunen

Senior Lecturer

I am a researcher and teacher at the Academy of Public Administration and teach also in Social Work and Police Education.

Social Sciences

ME107C

Jani Turunen

Jani Turunen

Senior Lecturer

I teach within the Social Work programme and the Police Education Programme at Södertörn University. My research deals with issues of children and families and divorce/separations.

Social Sciences

ME116

Liudmila Voronova

Liudmila Voronova

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

I am program coordinator for the International Master's in Journalism Programme. I teach and conduct research in the field of journalism studies.

Social Sciences

ME347

Noomi Weinryb

Noomi Weinryb

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Associate professor

Social Sciences

ME451

Magnus Wennerhag

Magnus Wennerhag

Professor

My research and teaching mainly concerns social movements, political participation, social stratification, climate protests, political violence, and sociological theory.

Social Sciences

ME225

Karin Winroth

Karin Winroth

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

My research focus on corporate culture, leadership in knowledge intense organisations, social media, branding and digital entrepreneurship.

Social Sciences

ME426

Nikolay Zakharov

Nikolay Zakharov

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Main focus of research and teaching is sociological theory, global racisms and antiracism, religion and nationalism in Eastern Europe.

Social Sciences

ME211