Funding from the Folke Bernadotteakademi
The project Mapping Women Peacemakers: Exploring the ‘More Women-More Peace’ Nexus has received funding from the Folke Bernadotteakademi.
Jenny Jansson får Kjersti Bosdotter-priset
Vi gratulerar Jenny Jansson, som får Kjersti Bosdotter-priset 2019! Priset instiftades 2010 för att tacka Kjersti Bosdotter, kulturombudsman vid IF Metall, för hennes mångåriga engagemang för Arbetarrörelsens arkiv och bibliotek.
Elin Bjarnegård awarded fellowship at Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
Elin Bjarnegård, Department of Government at Uppsala University, has been selected for a stay at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW) in Amsterdam.
Forte International Post-doc awarded to Giulia Mariani
The research project Opposition to Gender Equality Policies in the European Multi-Level Space: The Case of Abortion has been awarded funding from the Swedish Research Council for Health, Working and Welfare (Forte).
Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg får universitetets pedagogiska pris
Vi gratulerar universitetslektor Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg vid statsvetenskapliga institutionen som har tilldelats 2020 års pedagogiska pris inom området juridik och samhällsvetenskap.
Joakim Palme - new Dean
Joakim Palme, Professor at the Depatment of Government, has been elected Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Uppsala University.
Peter J. Katzenstein awarded 2020 Skytte Prize
Peter J. Katzenstein, Cornell University, USA, has been named the 26th recipient of the Johan Skytte Prize in Political Science. He is awarded the prize for “furthering the understanding of how history, culture, and norms shape economies, as well as national and global security policy”.
Sten Widmalm - winner of UPS's Pedagogical Prize 2020
Sten Widmalm of the Department of Government, is one of the two lecturers awarded the Uppsala Political Science Students’ Association's Pedagogical Prize 2020.
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Positions available at the Department of Government
We are looking for at least one position as Senior Lecturer in Political Science - main orientation towards Public Administration and/or Swedish Politics and, at least one Senior Lecturer in Political Science – orientation towards Political Theory.
Daniel Nohrstedt appointed professor
Daniel Nohrstedt has been appointed professor in Political Science at Uppsala University.
Funding from the Kamprad Family Foundation
The research project When it rains it pours: Biogeophysical drivers and societal responses to compound natural hazard events in Sweden has been awarded funding from the Kamprad Family Foundation.