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Mikael Hjerm

I'm a professor in Sociology and deputy head of the department. My research generally concerns attitudes and more specifically prejudice and nationalism.

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Professor at Department of Sociology Role: Deputy head of department
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Hus Y, Beteendevetarhuset & Norra beteendevetarhuset Mediagränd 14, Beteendevetarhuset, Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

Mikael Hjerm's research generally concerns attitudes and more specifically prejudice and nationalism. He have focused on why such attitudes vary across countries. His current focus is more on explaining what causes prejudice to change within and between individuals. His research also includes other fields like studies on trust, immigration and gender. His research is funded by VR, FORTE, RJ and Wallenberg including the research program The Evolution of prejudice that involves more than ten researchers and PhD students. Hjerm is the National Coordinator for the European Social Survey (ESS) and the P.I for Comparative Research Centre Sweden which in a national Swedish infrastructure incorporating some of the largest and most influential cross country surveys like ESS, SHARE, ISSP, EVS, SNES and LORE.

Nations and Nationalism
Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Sociologisk forskning, Huddinge: Sveriges Sociologförbund 2021, Vol. 58, (1-2) : 77-102
Kulin, Joakim; Johansson Sevä, Ingemar; Hjerm, Mikael; et al.
Mainstreaming the global radical right: CARR yearbook 2019/2020, Ibidem-Verlag 2020 : 362-365
Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Sex Roles, Springer 2020, Vol. 83 : 101-113
Fors Connolly, Filip; Goossen, Mikael; Hjerm, Mikael
Social Indicators Research, Springer 2020, Vol. 147 : 897-919
Hjerm, Mikael; Eger, Maureen A.; Bohman, Andrea; et al.
Frontiers in Sociology, Frontiers Media S.A. 2019, Vol. 4
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael; Eger, Maureen A.
Tracking the rise of the radical right globally: CARR Yearbook 2018/2019, Stuttgart: Ibidem-Verlag 2019 : 135-138
Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, Springer 2019, Vol. 48, (6) : 1175-1189
Miklikowska, Marta; Thijs, Jochem; Hjerm, Mikael
The effects of race, Stellenbosch: AFRICAN SUN MeDIA 2018 : 151-167
Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, Sage Publications 2018, Vol. 4 : 1-11
Hjerm, Mikael; Eger, Maureen A.; Danell, Rickard
International Studies in Sociology of Education, Abingdon: Taylor & Francis 2018, Vol. 27, (1) : 42-59
Hjerm, Mikael; Johansson Sevä, Ingemar; Werner, Lena
Nothing to fear but fear itself, London: Demos. Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies 2017 : 375-422
Sandelind, Clara; Hjerm, Mikael; Rehnwall, Anna
Journal of ethnic and migration studies, Taylor & Francis 2016, Vol. 11, (42) : 1729-1747
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer 2016, Vol. 17, (5) : 1789-1799
Gärling, Tommy; Gamble, Amelie; Fors, Filip; et al.
Utblick: Sverige i en internationell jämförelse, Umeå: Sociologiska institutionen, Umeå universitet 2016 : 11-28
Hjerm, Mikael; Bohman, Andrea
Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, Sage Publications 2016, Vol. 2 : 1-15
Kulin, Joakim; Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Ethnic and Racial Studies, Taylor & Francis Group 2015, Vol. 38, (15) : 2705-2721
Bevelander, Pieter; Hjerm, Mikael
International Journal of Comparative Sociology, Sage Publications 2015, Vol. 56, (2) : 141-162
Hjerm, Mikael; Nagayoshi, Kikuko
Delmi rapport, 2014:2
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
DN-debatt
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
Ethnic and Racial Studies, Taylor & Francis 2014, Vol. 37, (6) : 937-957
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
Tid för tolearans: En studie om vad skolelever i Sverige tycker om varandra och samhället i stort, Stockholm: Forum för levande historia 2014 : 23-28
Hjerm, Mikael
Tid för tolerans: en studie om vad skolelever i Sverige tycker om varandra och om samhället, Stockholm: Forum för levande historia 2014 : 16-20
Hjerm, Mikael
European Populism and winning the immigration debate, Fores 2014 : 41-64
Hjerm, Mikael; Bohman, Andrea
Lund: Gleerups Utbildning AB 2014
Hjerm, Mikael; Lindgren, Simon; Nilsson, Marco
SAGE Open, Sage Publications 2014, Vol. 4, (1)
Schnabel, Annette; Hjerm, Mikael
Axess, (5) : 50-53
Bohman, Andrea; Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Axess, (5) : 46-49
Bohman, Andrea; Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
Scientometrics, Vol. 94, (3) : 999-1006
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
Research Evaluation, Oxford University Press 2013, Vol. 22, (4) : 210-214
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
Curie : en tidning från Vetenskapsrådet
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
Multiethnica. Meddelande från Centrum för multietnisk forskning, Uppsala universitet, (34) : 3-6
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
Proceeding of STI 2012 Montreal: 17th international conference on science and technology indicators : 228-235
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
The future of the welfare state, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing 2012 : 153-171
Ervasti, Heikki; Hjerm, Mikael
Framtider, Stockholm: Institutet för framtidsstudier 2012, (2) : 9-12
Hjerm, Mikael; Bohman, Andrea
The future of the welfare state, Northampton: Edward Elgar Publishing 2012 : 172-194
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
Nations and Nationalism, Blackwell Publishing 2012, Vol. 18, (2) : 346-369
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
The future of the welfare state, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing 2012 : 249-260
Ringdal, Kristen; Hjerm, Mikael
Oslo: Gyldendal 2011
Hjerm, Mikael; Lindgren, Simon
International Sociology, Cardiff: University College Cardiff Press 2011, Vol. 26, (6) : 815-843
Hjerm, Mikael; Nagayoshi, Kikuko
Perspectives on European Politics and Society, Vol. 11, (4) : 390-407
Berg, Linda; Hjerm, Mikael
Malmö: Gleerups Utbildning 2010
Hjerm, Mikael; Lindgren, Simon
Social Science Research, Vol. 39, (4) : 527-539
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
Arbetslivet, Lund: Studentlitteratur 2009 : 421-446
Hjerm, Mikael
Acta Sociologica, SAGE 2009, Vol. 52, (1) : 47-62
Hjerm, Mikael
London: ESS 2009
Hjerm, Mikael; Hox, Jop
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 86-109
Berg, Linda; Hjerm, Mikael
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 188-206
Ervasti, Heikki; Fridberg, Torben; Hjerm, Mikael
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 1-21
Ervasti, Heikki; Fridberg, Torben; Hjerm, Mikael; et al.
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 249-261
Ervasti, Heikki; Fridberg, Torben; Hjerm, Mikael; et al.

Research projects

1 January 2020 until 31 December 2023
1 January 2017 until 31 December 2023
1 January 2015 until 31 December 2019
1 January 2008 until 31 December 2009
27 September 2007 until 31 December 2010
1 January 2003 until 31 December 2008