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Profiles and Features

Åsa Strand,  professor vid Institutionen för fysiologisk botanik
Understanding plant signaling systems for more resilient crops

Åsa Strand wants to develop robust crops to ensure food security for the world's population.

Del av jordklotet. Europa sett från rymden med atmosfär och moln.
Building Bridges Through Erasmus+

Umeå University's Erasmus+ Collaboration with Ukrainian and Moldovan Higher Education Institutions.

Man framför filmduk som visar en matematisk matris. Han bär ljusblå skjorta och han har en mikrofonmygga kring örat.
From a techy childhood to a multinational tech company

Thomas Nilsson, former computing science student and PhD student, talks about his career path in an interview.

Nicolò Maccaferri
Physics meets magic as Nicolò Maccaferri tames the light

His research lays the foundation for the light-operated and energy-efficient computers of the future.

Elsa Karlsson Gustafsson
Winner of the Parliaments essay Award 2023

A day at work of Elsa Karlsson Gustafsson

Rector Sofia Lundberg leaves USBE

At the end of this year, she will hand the reigns over and return to being a professor of economics.

Full list of Profiles and Features

The Death of Klinghoffer – lecture at Norrlandsoperan
Patrik Johansson lecturing on the situation in the Middle East
Published: 2023-11-03
Beyond the Body Count
Josefa Maria Stiegler, guest researcher at the Department of Political Science
Published: 2023-11-01
Conference in London
Elisabeth Olivius, associate professor in Political Science
Published: 2023-10-24
Witnessing to the House of Lords
Niklas Eklund, Professor in Political Science
Published: 2023-10-24
"This programme has been a transformative experience for me"
Meet Amy Nwoku from Nigeria, master's student in Public Health with a specialization in health economics.
Published: 2023-10-20
Joost Vossers master's programme in AI
Meet Joost Vossers, master's student in Artificial Intelligence from the Netherlands.
Published: 2023-10-17
"It's been a pretty cool journey of learning and self-discovery!"
Meet Silvia Estela Morales Gutiérrez, master's student in Cognitive Science from Guatemala.
Published: 2023-10-17
Alice Reid
Alice Reid, professor at Cambridge university, is a visiting researcher at CEDAR.
Published: 2023-10-17
David Wardle: “Through knowledge we can save and restore ecosystems”
He researches how ecosystems are affected by environmental changes and how the effects can be mitigated.
Published: 2023-10-13
IT manager returns to his roots in the Industrial Doctoral School
Region Västerbotten is investing in AI research in close collaboration with the University.
Published: 2023-10-13
Researching to improve the berry industry – for people and inland regions
Charlotta Hedberg does research in migration. At the Anniversary, she is installed as a professor.
Published: 2023-10-06
Ludvig Edman lays the foundation for new light sources with the patience of an elite athlete
Ludvig Edman was the first in the world to print a light source and describes himself as extremely stubborn.
Published: 2023-09-28
Two educations – and the second year in the AI council
Engineer – and future doctor. Karl Nyberg, student representative in the Faculty of Medicine's AI council.
Published: 2023-09-21
Good communication – A and O in healthcare
Communication is secured as a strong track throughout the entire nursing program.
Published: 2023-09-21
Beyond the moment - brain research then, now and in the future
At UFBI, the brain and memory are studied through longitudinal studies using MRI and PET.
Published: 2023-06-09