About Sofia Larsen
Sofia Larsen is Head of the Department of Communication and Collaboration at Örebro University.
The department functions as a first point of contact for cooperation with the university and is divided into three units: Communication, Student Relations and Collaboration.
Communication and Collaboration has its starting point in university’s task of collaboration, information and widening access to education. Our activities are in line with the university's developmental area, positioning & relations – which deals particularly with the strategic goals We are a credible contributor to public debate and We develop knowledge-driven partnerships and strategic collaborations for mutual benefit.
Sofia Larsen received her Bachelor’s degree in business at Örebro University. She has experience in both the public and private sectors as well as in politics. She has been a member of the Swedish Parliament and the parliamentary standing committee on education. As segment manager at the Swedish PLC, AcadeMedia AB, she was responsible for operations in the company's pre- and primary schools.
Sofia Larsen has experience from several board of director and is currently serving as chairperson for Jusek (academia’s union) as well as board member at Länsförsäkringar Alliance (insurance) and at the Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum.