Staff

Head of department and subject coordinator: Welat Songur

Administrative staff: Martina Lindberg

Researchers, teaching staff and other employees:

Nicholas Aylott

Nicholas Aylott

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Anders Backlund

Anders Backlund

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Christofer Berglund

Christofer Berglund

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

Karin Borevi

Karin Borevi

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Inga Brandell

Inga Brandell

Professor emeritus/emerita

Social Sciences

Nina Carlsson

Nina Carlsson

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Postdoctoral researcher in political science

Social Sciences

ME613

Cagla Demirel

Cagla Demirel

Doctoral Student

Research interests: Competitive victimhood, conflict, peace, reconciliation.

Social Sciences

ME611

Joakim Ekman

Joakim Ekman

Professor

Centre for Baltic and East European Studies (CBEES)

MA789

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

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

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

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

Ann-Cathrine Jungar

Ann-Cathrine Jungar

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

My research is on populist radical right parties in the Nordic region and Europe.

Social Sciences

ME622

Martina Lindberg

Martina Lindberg

Academic Secretary

Jenny Madestam

Jenny Madestam

Senior Lecturer

Swedish politics, political leadership, social media and politics, police education.

Social Sciences

ME439A

Johanna Mannergren Selimovic

Johanna Mannergren Selimovic

I am Associate Professor in Peace and Development Research. My research concerns peacebuilding, including transitional justice, politics of memory, and reconciliation processes.

Social Sciences

ME616

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

Thomas Sedelius

Thomas Sedelius

Researcher

Project Researcher (Professor, PhD) in Political Science. Focus areas: comparative politics, Central and Eastern Europe, political institutions, executive and presidential power

Social Sciences

Peter Strandbrink

Peter Strandbrink

Professor

Professor of political science

Social Sciences

ME623