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Linda Rönnberg

Dr. Linda Rönnberg is an Associate Professor (Docent) in Political Science, a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Applied Educational Science and affiliated to the University of Turku as a Senior Research Fellow.

Works at

Affiliation
Associate professor at Department of Applied Educational Science Units: Floor 4
Location
Naturvetarhuset plan 4, huskropp NB, Johan Bures väg 16 Umeå universitet, 90187 Umeå

Dr. Linda Rönnberg, Umeå University, is an Associate Professor in Political Science, a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Applied Educational Science and a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Turku.

Linda Rönnberg researches education governance, politics, and policy with a specific focus on marketization/privatization, evaluation and school inspection.

Current research projects:

2018-2021: Internationalising Higher Education: Challenges and opportunities for Universities and academics in Sweden (Swedish Research Council, PI prof. Nafsika Alexiadou, UmU).

2017-2021: Hollowing Out of Public Education Systems? Private Actors in Compulsory Schooling in Finland, Sweden and New Zealand (HOPES) (Academy of Finland, PI Prof. Piia Seppänen, University of Turku).

2012-2019: Governing by Evaluation in Swedish Higher Education (Swedish Research Council. PI Prof. Christina Segerholm, UmU.

2017-2019: Consultants in Swedish compulsory education: Private actors, knowledge production and governing (with Joakim Lindgren).

2017-2019: Swedish Education as an export business: Swedish school companies in the Global Education Industry

Recent research projects (selection):

2008-2015: Swedish National School Inspection (Swedish Research Council, research fellowship grant).

2010-2014: Governing by Inspection (Swedish Research Council, PIs prof. Christina Segerholm and prof. Jenny Ozga, Oxford University).

2011-2014: Education at the Intersection of Marketisation and Central State Control (Young researcher's award, Umeå University).

Additional

I am Co-Editor (with prof. Nafsika Alexiadou) of Education Inquiry (EduInq) and Executive Editor of the European Educational Research Journal (EERJ). I am also a co-convenor of network 23 Policy Studies and Politics of Education in the European Educational Research Association (EERA) and deputy board member for Sweden in the Nordic Educational Research Association (NERA). I am a member of several national and international research networks, for instance "Justice through education in the Nordic countries" (JustEd), a Nordic Centre of Excellence funded by NordForsk, in team 2 "Marketisation and Social Inclusion of Education" headed by prof. Lisbeth Lundahl.

2019
Challenges for public education: reconceptualising educational leadership, policy and social justice as resources for hope, Abingdon: Routledge 2019 : 116-131
Alexiadou, Nafsika; Lundahl, Lisbeth; Rönnberg, Linda
2019
Austerity and the remaking of European education, London: Bloomsbury Academic 2019 : 93-116
Alexiadou, Nafsika; Rönnberg, Linda
2019
Comparative Education, Routledge 2019, Vol. 55, (3) : 308-325
Helgøy, Ingrid; Homme, Anne; Lundahl, Lisbeth; et al.
2019
Stockholm: Liber 2019
Jarl, Maria; Rönnberg, Linda
2019
The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a case, Dortrecht: Springer 2019 : 83-101
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda
2019
The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a Case, Dortrecht: Springer 2019 : 119-138
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda; Hult, Agneta; et al.
2019
The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a Case, Dortrecht: Springer 2019 : 157-180
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda; Hult, Agneta; et al.
2019
The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a Case, Dortrecht: Springer 2019 : 181-199
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda; Hult, Agneta; et al.
2019
Neoliberalism and market forces in education: lessons from Sweden, London: Routledge 2019 : 183-196
Rönnberg, Linda
2019
Nordiske organisasjonsstudier, Bergen: Fagbokforlaget 2019, Vol. 21, (1) : 34-57
Rönnberg, Linda
2019
The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a case, Dortrecht: Springer 2019 : 103-118
Rönnberg, Linda
2019
Handbuch Educational Governance Theorien, Wiesbaden: Springer 2019 : 711-727
Rönnberg, Linda; Lindgren, Joakim; Lundahl, Lisbeth
2019
Evaluating education: normative systems and institutional practices
2019
European Conference for Educational Research (ECER), Hamburg, Germany, September 2-6, 2019
Segerholm, Christina; Hult, Agneta; Lindgren, Joakim; et al.
2019
The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a Case, Dortrecht: Springer 2019 : 1-23
Segerholm, Christina; Rönnberg, Linda; Lindgren, Joakim; et al.
2018
Higher Education Policy, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan 2018, Vol. 31, (1) : 55-73
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda
2018
Abstract book NERA, 8-10 March 2018: Educational Research: Boundaries, Breaches and Bridges: 211, University of Oslo 2018 : 210-210
Rönnberg, Linda; Hult, Agneta; Lindgren, Joakim; et al.
2018
Abstracts: Inclusion and Exclusion, Resources for Educational Research?
Segerholm, Christina; Hult, Agneta; Rönnberg, Linda; et al.
2017
ECER 2017, European Conference of Educational Research, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 22-25, 2017
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda
2017
School inspectors: policy implementers, policy shapers in national policy contexts, Cham: Springer 2017 : 159-181
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda
2017
ECER 2017, European Conference of Educational Research, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 22-25, 2017
Lundahl, Lisbeth; Rönnberg, Linda
2017
Bortom PISA: Internationell och jämförande pedagogik, Stockholm: Natur och kultur 2017 : 221-243
Rönnberg, Linda
2017
Journal of education policy, Vol. 32, (2) : 234-249
Rönnberg, Linda
2017
Utvärdering och bedömning i skolan: För vem och varför?, Stockholm: Natur och kultur 2017 : 49-62
Rönnberg, Linda; Segerholm, Christina
2016
ECER 2016, European Conference of Educational Research, Dublin, Ireland, August 23-26, 2016
Lundahl, Lisbeth; Rönnberg, Linda
2016
Ledarskap, utveckling, lärande: grundbok för rektorer och förskolechefer, Stockholm: Natur och kultur 2016 : 81-101
Rönnberg, Linda
2016
ECER 2016, European Conference of Educational Research, Dublin, Ireland, August 23-26, 2016
Rönnberg, Linda
2016
ECER 2016, Leading Education: The Distinct Contributions of Educational Research and Researchers, Dublin, August 22-26, 2016
Segerholm, Christina; Lindgren, Joakim; Hult, Agneta; et al.
2015
Governing by inspection, London: Routledge 2015 : 159-172
Baxter, Jacqueline; Rönnberg, Linda
2015
Stockholm: Liber 2015
Jarl, Maria; Rönnberg, Linda
2015
ECER 2015, European Conference of Educational Research, Budapest, Hungary, September 7-11, 2015
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda
2015
Utbildning: makt och politik, Lund: Studentlitteratur AB 2015 : 141-163
Lundström, Ulf; Rönnberg, Linda
2015
European Educational Research Journal (online), Sage Publications 2015, Vol. 14, (6) : 479-486
Rasmussen, Palle; Larson, Anne; Rönnberg, Linda; et al.
2015
Pedagogiska Magasinet, Lärarförbundet 2015, (1) : 14-18
Rönnberg, Linda
2015
European Educational Research Journal (online), Sage Publications 2015, Vol. 14, (6) : 549-565
Rönnberg, Linda
2015
ECER 2015, European Conference of Educational Research, Budapest, Hungary, September 7-11, 2015
Rönnberg, Linda
2015
The 43rd Annual Congress of the Nordic Educational Research Association (NERA)
Rönnberg, Linda; Lindgren, Joakim
2014
Utbildning och Demokrati, Örebro: Örebro universitet 2014, Vol. 23, (1) : 5-20
Carlbaum, Sara; Hult, Agneta; Lindgren, Joakim; et al.
2014
Conference for Educational Research (ECER), Porto, Portugal, September 2-5, 2014.
Lindgren, Joakim; Rönnberg, Linda; Hult, Agneta; et al.
2014
Revue française de pédagogie, Vol. 186 : 35-45
Rönnberg, Linda
2014
Resultatdialog 2014, Stockholm: Vetenskapsrådet 2014 : 184-192
Rönnberg, Linda
2014
ECER 2014, European Conference of Educational Research, Porto, Portugal, September 2-5, 2014
Rönnberg, Linda
2014
Education, Governance and Inspection within Transnational and Cross-Disciplinary Contexts (EDUGOV), Olso, 4-5 June 2014
Rönnberg, Linda
2014
Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research, Vol. 58, (4) : 385-399
Rönnberg, Linda
2014
Utbildning och Demokrati, Örebro: Örebro universitet 2014, Vol. 23, (1) : 85-106
Rönnberg, Linda
2014
Symposium Governing by Expectations: School Inspection and Evaluation across Europe and Beyond
Segerholm, Christina; Rönnberg, Linda; Hult, Agneta; et al.
2013
När förvaltning blir business: marknadiseringens utmaningar för demokratin och välfärdsstaten, Linköping: Linköping University Electronic Press 2013 : 135-153
Rönnberg, Linda
2013
Journal of education policy, Taylor & Francis 2013, Vol. 28, (2) : 178-197
Rönnberg, Linda; Lindgren, Joakim; Segerholm, Christina