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Sociology

Affiliate receives close to 1 million in research grants from Forte
Affiliate receives close to 1 million in research grants from Forte

Forte gives 970,000 kr for a project on competence provision for social services in sparsely populated areas

Comparative Research Center Sweden (CORS)
CORS is a national consortium of six research infrastructures for survey-based research.
Research subject: Sociology
European Social Survey (ESS)
ESS provides data on attitudes, beliefs and behaviour in more than 30 European countries.
Research subject: Sociology
International Social Survey Programme (ISSP)
The ISSP is a is a standardized survey cooperation project which is useful for social science research.
Research subject: Sociology
Umeå SIMSAM Lab
Umeå SIMSAM Lab
Research subject: Demography, Sociology, Statistics
Twitter a vital platform for public discourse after terrorist attacks
Twitter a vital platform for public discourse after terrorist attacks

Public discussions about terrorism should be understood as highly politicised reactions.

Political distrust a major barrier to climate action
Political distrust a major barrier to climate action

Distrust in politicians is preventing people from supporting increased taxes on fossil fuels.

How place matters for rural young adults’ political practices
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 20 July 2020 until 20 July 2024
Type of project Research project
Political trust and the environment: Understanding public attitudes towards environmental taxes and other policies
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 1 January 2020 until 31 December 2022
Type of project Research project
The liberalizing effect of higher education
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 1 January 2020 until 31 December 2023
Type of project Research project
HEALFAM: The effects of unemployment on health of family members
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 1 March 2019 until 28 February 2024
Type of project Research project
Climate change and citizens' environmental engagement in a world of increasing nationalism
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 1 January 2019 until 31 December 2021
Type of project Research project