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Uppsala University, Sweden

Month: July 2019

Gender equality in academia – how hard can it be?

Guest bloggers: Hillevi Englund and Sara Gredemark “If the Academy starts to elect women, at what rung on the scale of created beings will it end?” This was one of the arguments raised in 1889 against electing Sonya Kovalevsky to the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. In its report “The man of science is not […]

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Focus on infrastructure

During Almedalen Week, guest bloggers will write for the Vice-Chancellor’s Blog. Guest blogger: Margaretha Andersson Today a debate was held on “How to bring world-leading Swedish research infrastructures into the future”. The seminar involved a large number of institutions – the universities of Lund, Gothenburg, Stockholm, Umeå, Uppsala and Linköping, Karolinska Institutet, the Swedish University […]

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