Staff

Subject coordinator: Andreas Åkerlund

Head of Department: Christopher Collstedt

Administrative staff: Kaisa Vallas

Researchers, teaching staff and other employees:

Helena Bergman

Helena Bergman

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F918

Eva Blomberg

Eva Blomberg

Professor

Professor emeritus/emerita

Gender equality, liberal feminism, garden history, and planning of towns and social movements

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F835

Håkan Blomqvist

Håkan Blomqvist

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

My research concerns Labour history, nationalism and antisemitism.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F832

Christopher Collstedt

Christopher Collstedt

Professor

Head of Department

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F914

Mats Deland

Mats Deland

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F925

Lars Ekdahl

Lars Ekdahl

Professor

Professor emeritus/emerita

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F913

Martin Englund

Martin Englund

Doctoral Student

My research is about collecting and analyzing life stories from the refugees who came from Poland to Sweden during the antisemitic campaign 1967-1972.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F931

Martin Johansson

Martin Johansson

Doctoral Student

As a PhD student in history since 2018, my work focuses on media stories of Nordic neighbours at Olympic Winter Games between 1936 and 1998.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F829

Susan Lindholm

Susan Lindholm

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F922

Julia Malitska

Julia Malitska

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

MA711

Carl Marklund

Carl Marklund

PhD

Researcher

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.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F831

Torbjörn Nilsson

Torbjörn Nilsson

Professor

History and politics. Democratic breakthrough 1918-1921. Nordic perspectives. Conservatism in Northern Europe.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F802

Lovisa Olsson

Lovisa Olsson

Doctoral Student

I am a PhD student researching trade networks and relations around the Baltic sea in the late medieval and early modern period.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F931

Nadezda Petrusenko

Nadezda Petrusenko

PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Postdoctoral research

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F836

Emma Pihl Skoog

Emma Pihl Skoog

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F903

Oleksandr Polianichev

Oleksandr Polianichev

PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

I am a historian of the Russian Empire, with a particular focus on the Caucasus and Ukraine.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

MA711

Per Anders Rudling

Per Anders Rudling

PhD

Research Leader

I am a historian who work primarily on Ukraine, Belarus, and Poland.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

MA718

Michal Salamonik

Michal Salamonik

PhD

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F932

Erik Sjöberg

Erik Sjöberg

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

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.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F932

Kekke Stadin

Kekke Stadin

Professor

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F913

Kaisa Vallas

Kaisa Vallas

Academic Secretary

Department secretary School of Historical and Contemporary Studies

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F928

Steffen Werther

Steffen Werther

PhD

Researcher

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F801

Martin Wottle

Martin Wottle

Associate Professor

Subject Coordinator

Senior Lecturer

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F933

Yuliya Yurchuk

Yuliya Yurchuk

PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

I am historian and work in the field of memory studies, church history, postcolonial studies, and gender studies.

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F930

Andreas Åkerlund

Andreas Åkerlund

Associate Professor

Professor

Advisor to the Vice-Chancellor for internationalization and coordinator for practice-based courses for subject teachers

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F923

Kjell Östberg

Kjell Östberg

Professor

Professor emeritus/emerita

I am studying processes of democratization in Sweden during "the long 20th century

Historical and Contemporary Studies

F835