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Sociology

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
SEK 12 million for two AI projects at Umeå University
SEK 12 million for two AI projects at Umeå University

Johanna Björklund and Simon Lindgren investigate how digital communication and political bots affect society.

How to combine economic growth with climate sustainability
How to combine economic growth with climate sustainability

New project searches for policies that will reduce emissions without harming the economy.

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.

The effect of parenthood on male and female doctoral student’s academic socialization, thesis writing, and research performance
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 1 January 2021 until 31 December 2022
Type of project Research project
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
The liberalizing effect of higher education
Research subject: Sociology
Duration 1 January 2020 until 31 December 2023
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
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