Institutionen för Humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

CFS seminars Spring 2021

The research environment CFS is headed by professor Maria Jansson. The seminars normally take place on Tuesdays between 13.00-14.30. A link to zoom and papers/abstracts will be sent out a few days before the seminar.
If you are not a CFS member and would like to join a seminar, please contact Ingela Abramsson.

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Tuesday 12 January 13:00-14:30, zoom
Chair: Professor Maria Jansson, Gender Studies, Örebro University
Förståelser av förskolans jämställdhetsuppdrag: Mellan styrning och pedagogisering
Tobias Axelsson, PhD in Gender Studies and Senior Lecturer in Education, Örebro University, and Sara Frödén, Senior Lecturer in Education, Örebro University

Wednesday 3 February, 15:00-16:30, zoom
Chair: Wibke Straube, Gender Studies, Karlstad University
Being trans in Iran: The soul and the body
Zara Saeidzadeh, Senior Lecturer in Gender Studies, Örebro University; Commentator Professor Sima Shakhsari, University of Minnesota, USA.
Co-organised with the GEXcel International Collegium for Advanced Transdisciplinary Gender Studies
Please register for the seminar by emailing Jennie Särnmark (This is an email address) by January 31. You will receive the link to the seminar by February 2.

Tuesday 9 February 13:00-14:30, zoom
Chair: Dr Dag Balkmar, Gender Studies, Örebro University.
From 'sex' at 'work' to age at work 
Jeff Hearn, Senior Professor in Gender Studies, Örebro University, and Wendy Parkin, retired former Principal Lecturer, University of Huddersfield, UK.

Seminar book launch of: Jeff Hearn and Wendy Parkin Age at Work: Ambiguous Boundaries of Organizations, Organizing and Ageing,

Tuesday 9 March, 13:00-14:30, zoom
Chair: Senior Professor Liisa Husu, Gender Studies, Örebro University.
Overcoming the entrepreneurial ecosystem gender divide: The rise of the femopreneur?

Dag Balkmar, Senior Lecturer in Gender Studies, Örebro University, Anne-Charlott Callerstig, Researcher in Gender Studies, Örebro University.

Tuesday 23 March, 13.00-14.30, zoom
Chair: Professor Maria Jansson
Presentation of newly funded projects.

UniSAFE: Gender-based violence and institutional responses: Building a knowledge base and operational tools to make universities and research organisations safe (2021-2024) EUH2020). Sofia Strid (PI), Anne Laure Humbert, Liisa Husu, Jeff Hearn, Fredrik Bondestam and others. For more info:

RESISTIRÉ: Responding to outbreaks through co-creative inclusive equality strategies (2021-2023) (EU H2020). Sofia Strid (PI), Anne Laure Humbert, Dag Balkmar, Anne-Charlott Callerstig, Jeff Hearn and others. 

Sex and gender perspectives as indicators of research quality in the humanities, social sciences and educational sciences (2021-2024) (RJ) Johan Söderberg (P1), Evelina Johansson Wilén & Vanja Carlsson

Tuesday March 30, 13.00-14.00, zoom
Chair: Professor Maria Jansson
Orianna Caldéron and Zara Saeidzadeh, new post docs in Gender Studies, will present themselves and their research.

Tuesday 13 April, 13:00-14:30, zoom
Chair: Senior Professor Jeff Hearn, Gender Studies, Örebro University.
Ageing in a Transnational Context: Sense of Belonging among Turkey-born women in Sweden
Merve Tuncer, PhD Candidate in Sociology & Newbreed Successful Ageing, Örebro University.

Tuesday 4 May, 13:00-14:30, F2240 & zoom
Chair: Dr Sofia Strid, Gender Studies, Örebro University

Monday 7 June, 13.00-15.00, zoom
Ruqaya Al Zayani, PhD in gender studies, will present her research plan

Tuesday 8 June, 13.00-15.00, zoom
Maria Darwish, PhD in gender studies, will present her research plan

Find CFS seminars for 2020 here