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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.

2019
Tracking the rise of the radical right globally: CARR Yearbook 2018/2019, Stuttgart: Ibidem-Verlag 2019 : 135-138
Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
2019
Social Indicators Research
Hjerm, Mikael; Eger, Maureen A.; Bohman, Andrea; et al.
2019
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, Springer 2019, Vol. 48, (6) : 1175-1189
Miklikowska, Marta; Thijs, Jochem; Hjerm, Mikael
2018
The effects of race, Stellenbosch: AFRICAN SUN MeDIA 2018 : 151-167
Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
2018
Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, Sage Publications 2018, Vol. 4 : 1-11
Hjerm, Mikael; Eger, Maureen A.; Danell, Rickard
2018
International Studies in Sociology of Education, Abingdon: Taylor & Francis 2018, Vol. 27, (1) : 42-59
Hjerm, Mikael; Johansson Sevä, Ingemar; Werner, Lena
2017
Nothing to fear but fear itself, London: Demos. Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies 2017 : 375-422
Sandelind, Clara; Hjerm, Mikael; Rehnwall, Anna
2016
Journal of ethnic and migration studies, Taylor & Francis 2016, Vol. 11, (42) : 1729-1747
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
2016
Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer 2016, Vol. 17, (5) : 1789-1799
Gärling, Tommy; Gamble, Amelie; Fors, Filip; et al.
2016
Utblick: Sverige i en internationell jämförelse, Umeå: Sociologiska institutionen, Umeå universitet 2016 : 11-28
Hjerm, Mikael; Bohman, Andrea
2016
Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, Sage Publications 2016, Vol. 2 : 1-15
Kulin, Joakim; Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
2015
Ethnic and Racial Studies, Taylor & Francis Group 2015, Vol. 38, (15) : 2705-2721
Bevelander, Pieter; Hjerm, Mikael
2015
International Journal of Comparative Sociology, Sage Publications 2015, Vol. 56, (2) : 141-162
Hjerm, Mikael; Nagayoshi, Kikuko
2014
Delmi rapport, 2014:2
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
2014
DN-debatt
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
2014
Ethnic and Racial Studies, Taylor & Francis 2014, Vol. 37, (6) : 937-957
Bohman, Andrea; Hjerm, Mikael
2014
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
2014
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
2014
European Populism and winning the immigration debate, Fores 2014 : 41-64
Hjerm, Mikael; Bohman, Andrea
2014
Lund: Gleerups Utbildning AB 2014
Hjerm, Mikael; Lindgren, Simon; Nilsson, Marco
2014
SAGE Open, Sage Publications 2014, Vol. 4, (1)
Schnabel, Annette; Hjerm, Mikael
2013
Axess, (5) : 50-53
Bohman, Andrea; Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
2013
Axess, (5) : 46-49
Bohman, Andrea; Eger, Maureen A.; Hjerm, Mikael
2013
Scientometrics, Vol. 94, (3) : 999-1006
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
2013
Research Evaluation, Oxford University Press 2013, Vol. 22, (4) : 210-214
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
2013
Curie : en tidning från Vetenskapsrådet
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
2013
Multiethnica. Meddelande från Centrum för multietnisk forskning, Uppsala universitet, (34) : 3-6
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
2012
Proceeding of STI 2012 Montreal: 17th international conference on science and technology indicators : 228-235
Danell, Rickard; Hjerm, Mikael
2012
The future of the welfare state, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing 2012 : 153-171
Ervasti, Heikki; Hjerm, Mikael
2012
Framtider, Stockholm: Institutet för framtidsstudier 2012, (2) : 9-12
Hjerm, Mikael; Bohman, Andrea
2012
The future of the welfare state, Northampton: Edward Elgar Publishing 2012 : 172-194
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
2012
Nations and Nationalism, Blackwell Publishing 2012, Vol. 18, (2) : 346-369
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
2012
The future of the welfare state, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing 2012 : 249-260
Ringdal, Kristen; Hjerm, Mikael
2011
Oslo: Gyldendal 2011
Hjerm, Mikael; Lindgren, Simon
2011
International Sociology, Cardiff: University College Cardiff Press 2011, Vol. 26, (6) : 815-843
Hjerm, Mikael; Nagayoshi, Kikuko
2010
Perspectives on European Politics and Society, Vol. 11, (4) : 390-407
Berg, Linda; Hjerm, Mikael
2010
Malmö: Gleerups Utbildning 2010
Hjerm, Mikael; Lindgren, Simon
2010
Social Science Research, Vol. 39, (4) : 527-539
Hjerm, Mikael; Schnabel, Annette
2009
Arbetslivet, Lund: Studentlitteratur 2009 : 421-446
Hjerm, Mikael
2009
Acta Sociologica, SAGE 2009, Vol. 52, (1) : 47-62
Hjerm, Mikael
2009
London: ESS 2009
Hjerm, Mikael; Hox, Jop
2008
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 86-109
Berg, Linda; Hjerm, Mikael
2008
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 188-206
Ervasti, Heikki; Fridberg, Torben; Hjerm, Mikael
2008
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 1-21
Ervasti, Heikki; Fridberg, Torben; Hjerm, Mikael; et al.
2008
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 249-261
Ervasti, Heikki; Fridberg, Torben; Hjerm, Mikael; et al.
2008
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008
2008
Nordic Social Attitudes in a European Perspective, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham 2008 : 262-271
Hjerm, Mikael; Ringdal, Kristen
2007
Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Vol. 33, (8) : 1253-1275
Hjerm, Mikael

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