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UCMR Distinguished Guests Seminar Series - Feng Shao, Nat Inst Biological Sciences, China
Today
30
Nov
UCMR Distinguished Guests Seminar Series - Feng Shao, Nat Inst Biological Sciences, China
Time Today 11:00 - 12:00 Today 11:00 - 12:00
Place Zoom

Seminar. Title: Pyroptosis in antibacterial & antitumor immunity

Humlab Workshop: Storytelling
Today
30
Nov
Humlab Workshop: Storytelling
Time Today 13:00 - 15:00 Today 13:00 - 15:00
Place ZOOM

Workshop. We will introduce and investigate storytelling, through film, literature, and interactive 3D environments.

Erik Chorell - Organic Chemistry
Today
30
Nov
Erik Chorell - Organic Chemistry
Time Today 14:00 - 14:40 Today 14:00 - 14:40
Place Glasburen.

Lecture. The chemistry of DNA.

December

Ethical seminar 2021: Vaccinations and ethics
Wed
1
Dec
Ethical seminar 2021: Vaccinations and ethics
Time 13:00 - 16:00 1 December 13:00 - 16:00
Place ZOOM

Seminar. Sven-Arne Silfverdal, UmU, and Katarina Widgren, KI presents two ethical dilemmas concerning vaccinations

EMG seminar Martin Skerlep
Wed
1
Dec
EMG seminar Martin Skerlep
Time 13:00 - 14:00 1 December 13:00 - 14:00
Place Online in StarLeaf

Seminar. Title: The role of land cover change in surface water browning

Abortion, Prenatal Injury, and What Matters in Alternative Possible Lives
Wed
1
Dec
Abortion, Prenatal Injury, and What Matters in Alternative Possible Lives
Time 13:15 - 15:00 1 December 13:15 - 15:00
Place NAT.D.450

Lecture. Welcome to this years Burman lectures in philosophy with Professor Jeff McMahan, University of Oxford. Lecture 1.

Critical values of inner functions
Wed
1
Dec
Critical values of inner functions
Time 15:15 - 16:00 1 December 15:15 - 16:00
Place Zoom

Seminar. Given by Oleg Ivrii, Tel Aviv University

Study at Umeå University webinar
Wed
1
Dec
Study at Umeå University webinar
Time 16:00 - 17:30 1 December 16:00 - 17:30
Place Online

Other. Interested in studying at Umeå University? Join our webinar about what it's like to study here.

Tech Breakfast: Conceptual history and computational methods II
Thu
2
Dec
Tech Breakfast: Conceptual history and computational methods II
Time 08:00 - 10:00 2 December 08:00 - 10:00
Place ZOOM

Group meeting. We return to the topic of conceptual history and computational methods

Temperance and health among workers in early twentieth century Sweden
Thu
2
Dec
Temperance and health among workers in early twentieth century Sweden
Time 13:00 - 14:00 2 December 13:00 - 14:00
Place Zoom

Seminar. CEDAR seminar with Lars Fredrik Andersson, Liselotte Eriksson and Magnus Lindmark.

FEK seminar series - Virginie Fernandez (Business Administration)
Thu
2
Dec
FEK seminar series - Virginie Fernandez (Business Administration)
Time 13:15 - 14:30 2 December 13:15 - 14:30
Place Zoom

Seminar. Time and temporality in organizations through the lens of extreme contexts

The Population Ethics Asymmetry and the Permissibility of Procreation
Thu
2
Dec
The Population Ethics Asymmetry and the Permissibility of Procreation
Time 13:15 - 15:00 2 December 13:15 - 15:00
Place NAT.D.450

Lecture. Welcome to this years Burman lectures in philosophy with Professor Jeff McMahan, University of Oxford. Lecture 2.

Laxmi Mishra, Chemistry
Thu
2
Dec
Laxmi Mishra, Chemistry
Time 14:00 - 18:00 2 December 14:00 - 18:00
Place Glasburen, Umeå University.

Dissertation. FtsH metalloproteases and their pseudo-proteases in the chloroplast envelope of Arabidopsis thaliana.

Hermitian self-orthogonal codes
Thu
2
Dec
Hermitian self-orthogonal codes
Time 14:15 - 15:15 2 December 14:15 - 15:15
Place Zoom

Seminar. Given by Simeon Ball, Universitat Politècnica Catalunya

Humlab Talk: Rumour mining
Thu
2
Dec
Humlab Talk: Rumour mining
Time 15:00 - 16:30 2 December 15:00 - 16:30
Place Humlab

Lecture. Mia-Maire Hammarlin

Anna Jonsson Holmdahl – Cardiology
Fri
3
Dec
Anna Jonsson Holmdahl – Cardiology
Time 09:00 - 12:00 3 December 09:00 - 12:00
Place Bergasalen

Dissertation. Mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists in Heart Failure,

Cecilia Hultstrand – Nursing
Fri
3
Dec
Cecilia Hultstrand – Nursing
Time 09:00 - 12:00 3 December 09:00 - 12:00
Place Aula BIologica

Dissertation. Creating access to cancer care. An exploration of patient-provider encounters in primary care and sociodemographic factors.

Edvin Karlsson, Molecular Biology
Fri
3
Dec
Edvin Karlsson, Molecular Biology
Time 10:00 - 14:00 3 December 10:00 - 14:00
Place Betula, NUS.

Dissertation. Using airborne eDNA to study ecosystem dynamics.

Craftsmanship, textile design and trade
Fri
3
Dec
Craftsmanship, textile design and trade
Time 13:00 - 15:00 3 December 13:00 - 15:00
Place HD104

Seminar. Elin Manker presents a draft from her ongoing project on craftsmanship, textile design and trade in Sweden 1885–1915.

Moral Reasons to Cause People to Exist
Fri
3
Dec
Moral Reasons to Cause People to Exist
Time 13:15 - 15:00 3 December 13:15 - 15:00
Place NAT.D.450

Lecture. Welcome to this years Burman lectures in philosophy with Professor Jeff McMahan, University of Oxford. Lecture 3.

Seminar, Emelie Hane Weijman Department of Geography
Fri
3
Dec
Seminar, Emelie Hane Weijman Department of Geography
Time 13:15 - 15:00 3 December 13:15 - 15:00
Place S316/hybrid

Seminar. Title: Gendered labour trajectories in turbulent times.

Seminar: Gianna Maria Eick
Fri
3
Dec
Seminar: Gianna Maria Eick
Time 13:15 - 14:30 3 December 13:15 - 14:30
Place Zoom

Seminar. Migration levels, welfare support and inequality perceptions: Evidence from administrative districts in Germany

Festivities at Curiosum: the Dome Theater 4-5 December
Sat
4
Dec
Festivities at Curiosum: the Dome Theater 4-5 December
Time 4 December at 12:00 until 5 December at 17:00 4 December at 12:00 until 5 December at 17:00
Place Curiosum at Arts Campus

Other. Join us on a fascinating journey into the Universe in the dome theater and learn more about the dome technique. Try fun space activities in the house!

Home Participatory – Kitchen Jam Sessions
Mon
6
Dec
Home Participatory – Kitchen Jam Sessions
Time 19:00 - 20:30 6 December 19:00 - 20:30
Place Online

Workshop. The Home Participatory Orchestra will perform music located in their homes, using kitchen objects, while making a fruit salad.

CERE seminar - Mattias Näsman
Wed
8
Dec
CERE seminar - Mattias Näsman
Time 13:00 - 14:00 8 December 13:00 - 14:00
Place Online

Seminar. Title: The political economy of emissions standards - The effects of bonus pay when working in a team; evidence from strawberry pickers in the field

EMG seminar - Baraa Rehamnia
Wed
8
Dec
EMG seminar - Baraa Rehamnia
Time 13:00 - 14:00 8 December 13:00 - 14:00
Place Online in StarLeaf

Seminar. Title: The hidden biosphere deep under our feet

Sharing pedagogical materials and structures
Wed
8
Dec
Sharing pedagogical materials and structures
Time 8 December at 14:10 until 9 December at 15:30 8 December at 14:10 until 9 December at 15:30
Place zoom

Seminar. Pedagogical Seminar: Let’s inspire each other - Sharing pedagogical materials and structures with Niklas Andersson

Kadri Vihvelin, philosophy
Wed
8
Dec
Kadri Vihvelin, philosophy
Time 14:45 - 16:30 8 December 14:45 - 16:30
Place Online in Zoom

Seminar. The Research Seminar Series in Philosophy invites you to a seminar with Kadri Vihvelin, USC.

Conference: Digital History in Sweden
Thu
9
Dec
Conference: Digital History in Sweden
Time 9 December at 08:00 until 10 December at 17:00 9 December at 08:00 until 10 December at 17:00
Place Humlab / ZOOM

Conference. Humlab in Umeå welcomes you to the fourth annual Digital History in Sweden conference, which will take place December 9–10!

Umeå Cognitive Science Day 2021
Thu
9
Dec
Umeå Cognitive Science Day 2021
Time 10:00 - 14:45 9 December 10:00 - 14:45
Place Zoom

Conference. The conference is organized with inspirational lectures for Cognitive Science students, alumni, university employees and others who are interested.

Ceremony for recognised and distinguished teachers
Thu
9
Dec
Ceremony for recognised and distinguished teachers
Time 12:30 - 13:15 9 December 12:30 - 13:15
Place Ljusgården, Lärarutbildningshuset

Other. We welcome you to attend a ceremony to celebrate those appointed recognised or distinguished teachers at Umeå university.

Polyhedra, polytopes and finite simple groups
Thu
9
Dec
Polyhedra, polytopes and finite simple groups
Time 13:15 - 14:15 9 December 13:15 - 14:15
Place MIT.A.356 & Zoom

Other. Colloquium given by Dimitri Leemans (KAW Guest Professor at Umeå University 2022)

Why sustainability needs financial research (but keep the money)
Thu
9
Dec
Why sustainability needs financial research (but keep the money)
Time 15:00 - 16:00 9 December 15:00 - 16:00
Place Lindell Hall 2

Seminar. Per- and Eivor Wikström Guest Professor, Frank Figge presents his research.

Marie-Line Faucillion, Molecular Biology
Fri
10
Dec
Marie-Line Faucillion, Molecular Biology
Time 09:00 - 13:00 10 December 09:00 - 13:00
Place Astrid Fagraeus salen A103.

Dissertation. Chromosome-specific adaptations of RNA stability and the roles of the roX RNAs in dosage compensation.

Ulrica Johansson – Pediatrics
Fri
10
Dec
Ulrica Johansson – Pediatrics
Time 09:00 - 12:00 10 December 09:00 - 12:00
Place Hall Bergasalen Q 27, University Hospital, Umeå.

Dissertation. Complementary feeding based on Nordic foods. Effects on nutrient intake, growth, biomarkers and eating behavior.

Viktor Holmdahl – Surgery
Fri
10
Dec
Viktor Holmdahl – Surgery
Time 09:00 - 12:00 10 December 09:00 - 12:00
Place Assembly hall, Sunderby Hospital

Dissertation. Autologous Full-Thickness skin as a reinforcement in hernia repair.

Decoding microbial pathogenic strategies with RNA-seq and AI
Fri
10
Dec
Decoding microbial pathogenic strategies with RNA-seq and AI
Time 12:00 - 13:00 10 December 12:00 - 13:00
Place ZOOM

Seminar. Decoding cross-microbial pathogenic strategies with RNA-seq and AI

Ingrid Allard Stolterman, Energy Technology
Fri
10
Dec
Ingrid Allard Stolterman, Energy Technology
Time 13:00 - 17:00 10 December 13:00 - 17:00
Place Triple helix, Umeå University.

Dissertation. Regulating energy performance of residential buildings in cold climate.

Museology: newly produced text
Fri
10
Dec
Museology: newly produced text
Time 13:00 - 15:00 10 December 13:00 - 15:00
Place HB201

Seminar. Maryam Adjam presents "Sensing the Absence: Memoryscapes for the Missing". Language: English, Swedish.

Panduleni Penipawa Shimanda - 50% seminar
Fri
10
Dec
Panduleni Penipawa Shimanda - 50% seminar
Time 13:00 - 15:00 10 December 13:00 - 15:00
Place Room Butajira, building 5B, floor 3, NUS or Zoom

Seminar. Panduleni Penipawa Shimanda - 50% seminar

Siarhei Manzhynski - Business Administration
Fri
10
Dec
Siarhei Manzhynski - Business Administration
Time 13:00 - 15:00 10 December 13:00 - 15:00
Place Hörsal UB.A.210 - Lindellhallen 1 (S Hörsal A)

Dissertation. Understanding and Managing Coopetition for Sustainability: Process and Outcomes

Johanna Andersson – Neurology
Fri
10
Dec
Johanna Andersson – Neurology
Time 13:00 - 16:00 10 December 13:00 - 16:00
Place Betula

Dissertation. Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus; Epidemiology and Diagnostics

Aditya Lia Ramadona – Epidemiology
Mon
13
Dec
Aditya Lia Ramadona – Epidemiology
Time 13:00 - 16:00 13 December 13:00 - 16:00
Place Assembly hall, building 5 B, 6 floor, University Hospital, Umeå

Dissertation. Spatiotemporal Prediction of Arbovirus Outbreak Risk: the role of weather and population mobility.

Medchem Seminar Series - Sameer Velankar
Tue
14
Dec
Medchem Seminar Series - Sameer Velankar
Time 15:00 - 16:00 14 December 15:00 - 16:00
Place Zoom

Seminar. Title: "A new era in structural biology - The role of open data in structure prediction”

UAF 2021: The local, the global, and Sustainability in the North
Wed
15
Dec
UAF 2021: The local, the global, and Sustainability in the North
Time 09:00 - 16:00 15 December 09:00 - 16:00
Place Umeå Folkets hus, hall Petterson-Berger

Conference. Welcome to Umeå Arctic Forum! This year's Arctic Forum is based in the Vindelälven-Juhttátahkka Biosphere Reserve.

UCMR Workshop in Translational Science
Wed
15
Dec
UCMR Workshop in Translational Science
Time 13:00 - 16:00 15 December 13:00 - 16:00
Place Lilla Hörsalen, KBC, and online

Workshop. A workshop about the necessary steps for translating research findings in Life Science.

Quayshawn Spencer, philosophy
Wed
15
Dec
Quayshawn Spencer, philosophy
Time 14:45 - 16:30 15 December 14:45 - 16:30
Place Online in Zoom

Seminar. The Research Seminar Series in Philosophy invites you to a seminar with Quayshawn Spencer, University of Pennsylvania.

PR and marketing culture
Thu
16
Dec
PR and marketing culture
Time 13:00 - 15:00 16 December 13:00 - 15:00
Place HB425 (maybe also Zoom)

Seminar. Professor Lee Edwards, London, focuses her research on critical and sociocultural perspectives on PR and marketing culture.

Artem Iakunkov, Physics
Fri
17
Dec
Artem Iakunkov, Physics
Time 13:00 - 17:00 17 December 13:00 - 17:00
Place Umea University, NAT.D.440.

Dissertation. Materials prepared using graphite oxides: properties and applications.

Mikael Goossen - sociologi
Fri
17
Dec
Mikael Goossen - sociologi
Time 13:00 - 16:00 17 December 13:00 - 16:00
Place ULED Triple Helix

Dissertation. Kvinnors och mäns attityder till välfärdsstaten i Sverige och Europa

Ida Blomqvist – Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Tue
21
Dec
Ida Blomqvist – Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Time 09:00 - 12:00 21 December 09:00 - 12:00
Place Hall Bergasalen, University Hospital, Umeå

Dissertation. Adolescent mental health - time trends and validity of self-report measures.

January

Study at Umeå University
Tue
11
Jan
Study at Umeå University
Time 16:00 - 17:30 11 January 16:00 - 17:30
Place Online

Other. Interested in studying at Umeå University? Join our webinar about what it's like to study here.

Dong Wang, Chemistry
Tue
18
Jan
Dong Wang, Chemistry
Time 13:00 - 17:00 18 January 13:00 - 17:00
Place KBC Glasburen + digital.

Dissertation. How can data science contribute to a greener world?

Hackathon – should and could AI grade students?
Wed
19
Jan
Hackathon – should and could AI grade students?
Time 08:00 - 18:00 19 January 08:00 - 18:00
Place Humlab

Other. AutogrAIde - an interdisciplinary hackathon where all thinkers are welcome to discuss whether and how AI can be used for automated grading.

Ana Henriques de Oliveira – Molecular Biology
Fri
28
Jan
Ana Henriques de Oliveira – Molecular Biology
Time 09:00 - 12:00 28 January 09:00 - 12:00
Place Hall NAT.D.440 Nature Science Building

Dissertation. The role of RsbX in the stress regulatory network of Listeria monocytogenes.

February

Annual Celebration
Fri
4
Feb
Annual Celebration
Time 4 February at 00:00 until 5 February at 00:00 4 February at 00:00 until 5 February at 00:00
Place Aula Nordica

Other. Due to the pandemic, the 2021 Annual Celebration has been postponed to 4–5 February 2022.

March

Chayan Kumar Saha – Molecular Biology
Fri
25
Mar
Chayan Kumar Saha – Molecular Biology
Time 13:00 - 16:00 25 March 13:00 - 16:00
Place Hall Betula, University hospital, Umeå

Dissertation. Bioinformatics, evolution and revolution in our understanding of toxin-antitoxin systems

April

Student reflections – what can they say about our education?
Wed
13
Apr
Student reflections – what can they say about our education?
Time 14:10 - 15:30 13 April 14:10 - 15:30
Place Zoom

Seminar. Pedagogical Seminar: Student reflections, what can they say about our education - with Anja Neidhardt