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Prestigious postdoctoral fellowships for malaria research in Umeå
Prestigious postdoctoral fellowships for malaria research in Umeå

Mirjam Hunziker will study how malaria parasites switch to sexual reproduction.

New frames added to the molecular movie on how plants make oxygen
New frames added to the molecular movie on how plants make oxygen

Scientists take steps towards capturing a molecular movie of how oxygen-oxygen bond formation occurs.

Hoping for clear directives to avoid heavy workload in preparation for autumn
Hoping for clear directives to avoid heavy workload in preparation for autumn

Vice-Chancellor Hans Adolfsson on the upcoming autumn 2020 term.

Siemens Financial Services Best Student Thesis Award
Siemens Financial Services Best Student Thesis Award

The prize is awarded to Lovisa Kjerstensson and Hanna Nygren, USBE.

RiseB thesis prize is awarded to students at Lund University
RiseB thesis prize is awarded to students at Lund University

This years thesis prize in Sustainability and Business Ethics is awarded to Djenane Liasse and Jana Tigges.

A new brick in the wall: bacterial cell wall intermediate found
A new brick in the wall: bacterial cell wall intermediate found

Intermediate of the peptidoglycan recycling pathway that can modulate synthesis and structure of cell wall.

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Karantän på lyxkryssaren gav fler coronasmittade
Published: 28 Feb, 2020

More people were infected by coronavirus at the cruise ship in quarantine than if passengers could go ashore.

22 doctoral students to the Postgraduate School in the Educational Sciences
Published: 28 Feb, 2020

We are now recruiting new doctoral students!

Develops model for commercializing medical technology ideas
Published: 04 Apr, 2019

In May, Umeå researchers are launching an innovation model for product development in medical technology.

AI research gets lot of media coverage
Published: 25 Feb, 2020

Lately, there has been lots of coverage in media, related to Computing Science and AI. Here are some examples.

Differences in interpretation affect the implementation of health programs
Published: 21 Feb, 2020

To increase involvement in health systems, decision-makers must be aware of differences in interpretation.

International design award to an USBE alumni
Published: 17 Feb, 2020

Innovative treatment of low back pain & frozen shoulder winner of German Design Award 2020.

USBE PRME report 2020
Published: 17 Feb, 2020

Bi-annual report on USBE:s work on sustainability.

WHO underestimates the spread of the Coronavirus
Published: 13 Feb, 2020

The coronavirus probably has a stronger ability to spread than the World Health Organization has estimated.

Business school alumnus new CEO of Inter IKEA Group
Published: 11 Feb, 2020

Jon Abrahamsson Ring, USBE alumnus, named CEO at group that controls the IKEA furniture brand.

UCGS advertise PhD positions
Published: 10 Feb, 2020

The Graduate School of Gender Studies is recruiting five PhD students.

Professional European collaboration project started in Umeå
Published: 07 Feb, 2020

E.I.D.S - a european platform for doctoral education with external partner was initiated eight years ago.

Alumna becomes new CEO of H&M
Published: 31 Jan, 2020

Helena Helmersson, alumni of Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics, becomes new CEO of H&M.

Want to have trout, char and salmon to thrive as fish in the water
Published: 29 Jan, 2020

In the summer, doctoral students Johan Leander and Sven Norman go into an intense period out in the field.

Get prepared! Ten new doctoral student positions in 2020
Published: 29 Jan, 2020

The call opens in May. The projects are financed jointly by University and an external party.

Awarded for best research plan
Published: 29 Jan, 2020

Lucas Haskell receives an award for his research plan on social innovations and environmental sustainability.