New leader at Health Sciences
Johan Dabrosin Söderholm (pictured), professor of surgery, is the new dean of Health Sciences. He replaces Mats Hammar, who departs following six years in office. Other faculties also have appointed new leaders.
Since last summer Ulf Nilsson has been in place as the new dean of the Institute of Technology. He succeeded Helen Dannetun who took over as rector on July 1. Ulf Nilsson is a professor of computer science.
Bo Hellgren continues as the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences for another three years.
Karin Mårdsjö Blume, will continue as the Dean of the Faculty of Educational Sciences for another three years.
Thomas Östholm, associate professor in zoology and Gunnel Colnerud, professor of pedagogy, continues as pro-dean.
For Klara Friman, a degree in Design and Product Development means a job working in solidarity economics in Nicaragua.
Furniture designers Mattias Rask and Tor Palm are creating jobs for craftspeople all over the world.
Grad project in optimisation gave Elina Rönnberg the idea for start-up Schemagi.
Christmas markets, gingerbread snaps and decorations. This year our students have got into the Christmas spirit more than ever.
News about LiU’s very own sinkhole spread like internet wildfire. The students rapidly organised a “drain party”.
...Maria Huge-Brodin, the first professor of Environmental Logistics at LiU, in Sweden, in Europe, and perhaps even the world.
More motivating to study for a competition than for an exam, thinks LiU student Fredrik Löfgren, who competes in robotics competitions himself and is organizing the RoboCup Junior competition.
Trust your gut feeling! Peter Agnefjäll, President and CEO of the IKEA Group, and Elnaz Baghlanian, editor and office coordinator at Swedish PEN, gave well-received speeches at the Alumni of the Year ceremony.
Have you ever worked at NASA? How did the sun start? Do aliens exist? A torrent of questions greets researcher Magnus Herberthson when he visits the second grade pupils at a local shool.
Last updated: 2015-02-09