inauguration lecture
Open lectures

Open lectures by this year's new professors, Växjö

Warmly welcome to acquaint yourself with Linnaeus University's research within the subjects of pedagogy, forest management, computer science, social work, caring science, sport science, public law, business administration, creative writing/non-fiction, English and design.

This year's so-called inauguration lectures will take place in Kalmar on Tuesday 30 January and in Växjö on Wednesday 31 January, by the new professors that are to be inaugurated at the Academic Ceremony in Växjö on Friday 2 February. The lectures are open to all and will also be live-streamed on the web.

Växjö, Wednesday 31 January 2024

The rooms are most easily reached through the main entrance of building H (see pdf map).
The lectures with Swedish titles are presented in Swedish.

There will be mingle & refreshments between the lectures.

Room Weber, building K

The lectures in room Weber will also be recorded by UR to be published in their program series UR Samtiden.

12.15–1.00 pm
Katarina Schenker
Professor of sport science, specialisation pedagogy
Mer idrott åt folket! Får vi bättre hälsa då?

CANCELLED
1.15–2.00 pm
Andreas Nordin
Professor of pedagogy
Kampen om skolans kunskaper: Forskning om hur läroplaner blir till

2.15–3.00 pm
Linda Fälth
Professor of pedagogy
Från bokstav till förståelse: Forskning om läsning, lässvårigheter och effektiva insatser

3.15–4.00 pm
Martin Bader
Professor of forest management, specialisation forest eko system services
Plants under pressure – global change effects on water and carbon relations of woody plants

4.15–5.00 pm
Rickard Ulmestig
Professor of social work
Vem älskar kommunerna i arbetsmarknadspolitiken? En kritisk reflektion över hur det blev naturligt att arbetslösa som är fattiga skulle ha en annan arbetsmarknadspolitik

Room Myrdal, building K

1.15–2.00 pm
Carina Elmqvist
Professor of caring science, specialisation emergency care
Utmana den akuta vården – tänk om, tänk nytt och våga satsa!

2.15–3.00 pm
Marie Källkvist
Professor of English, specialisation didactics
Exploring student prior knowledge in classrooms: Research in English language teaching in Sweden

3.15–4.00 pm
Anna Jungstrand
Professor of creative writing, specialisation non-fiction
Verklighetslängtan och sanningstvivel. Litterär sakprosa i kraftfältet mellan faktaförmedling och estetiskt uttryck.

CANCELLED
4.15–5.00 pm
Ola Ståhl
Professor of design
Thoughts on friendship: Collaboration as a creative-critical practice</em
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Kalmar, Tuesday 30 January 2024

See the program for the inauguration lectures 30 January in Kalmar.