Subject coordinator: Andreas Åkerlund
Head of Department: Christopher Collstedt
Administrative staff: Kaisa Vallas
Historical and Contemporary Studies
Gender equality, liberal feminism, garden history, and planning of towns and social movements
My research concerns Labour history, nationalism and antisemitism.
Head of Department
I lecture at the Department of History and Contemporary Studies.
My research is about collecting and analyzing life stories from the refugees who came from Poland to Sweden during the antisemitic campaign 1967-1972.
As a history PhD Student, I investigate images of Norden within media narratives of 20th century Winter Olympics. My project is a part of the Nordic research hub ReNEW.
Carl Marklund is a researcher at the Institute of Contemporary History. His research examines social planning, geopolitics and images of Sweden, e.g. in the Global South.
History and politics. Democratic breakthrough 1918-1921. Nordic perspectives. Conservatism in Northern Europe.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Swedish and Italian political history, Nordic Model, social movements
I am a historian who work primarily on Ukraine, Belarus, and Poland.
I teach history as a Senior lecturer since 2017. My research addresses uses of history and politics of memory, with a particular focus on contemporary Greece.
I am historian and work in the field of memory studies, church history, postcolonial studies, and gender studies.
I am studying processes of democratization in Sweden during "the long 20th century