Björn Norlin is Senior Lecturer in Education and Associate professor of History and Education.
Björn Norlin is senior lecturer in Education and Associate professor of History and Education at the Department of Education, Umeå University. He is also Deputy Director of "The Postgraduate School of Educational sciences", School of Education, Umeå University, and one of the editors of Nordic Journal of Educational History (NJEDH). His research interests include educational history, history education and the new media, conceptual and spatial history and Saami studies. He is currently involved in several publications and activities concerning the history of education and violence, as well as the role of history and educational history in contemporary reconciliation processes.