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

Doctoral Student

I research the relationship between mainstream and populist radical right parties, with a particular focus on coalition formation and policy adaptation.

Social Sciences

ME613

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

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

I am associate Professor in Political Science and teach within this field and at the Teachers Education. My research concerns the relationship between surveillance and trust.

Social Sciences

ME618

Karin Borevi

Karin Borevi

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

Inga Brandell

Inga Brandell

Professor emeritus/emerita

Social Sciences

Nina Carlsson

Nina Carlsson

Doctoral Student

Postdoctoral researcher in political science

Social Sciences

ME613

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

Karl Magnus Johansson

Karl Magnus Johansson

Professor

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

Social Sciences

ME616

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

Olena Podolian

Olena Podolian

Research Assistant

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

Social Sciences

Roman Privalov

Roman Privalov

Doctoral Student

Researching space politics within the project "Russia In Space"

Social Sciences

ME611