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Department of Culture and Media Studies


Ann Cristin Winroth

Lecturer in ethnology. Equal Opportunities Representative. Research on storytelling at museums, the relationship between humans - pets. Teaches ethnology and museology.

Anna Sofia Lundgren

Professor in ethnology. Research areas include rural studies, ageing identities and e-health. 

Anne Heith

Anne Heith, associate professor in Comparative Literature. Research projects: "Reading the world. Indigenous peoples, ecocriticism and literacy".

Annika Bünz
Anton Forsberg
Elin Manker

I am Assistant Professor in Art History & Visual Studies. My research concerns design history, design theory and aspects of modernity, from circa 1850 onwards.

Elin Nordin
Eric Carlsson

Eric Carlsson is an associate professor and senior lecturer in Media and Communication Studies.

Erik Edoff
Erik Lindenius

Associate professor in Media and Communication. Teacher of excellent degree, and reciever of the Umeå Student Union Pedagogical Award. Producer of the swedish podcast The Media Observers. 

Evelina Stenbeck
Fanny Lindgren
Hanna Kalla
Helena Pettersson
Jakob Ljungkvist
Jenny Lönnroth
Jesper Enbom
Jimmie Svensson
Johan Jarlbrink
Johanna Arnesson

Johanna Arnesson is a postdoctoral researcher in Media and Communication Studies. Her research includes critical perspectives on promotion, political communication, and popular culture.

Jonas Rosenqvist
Jonas Vågström
Josefine Wälivaara
Kajsa Morén
Karin Ljuslinder
Katarina Båth
Katarzyna Wolanik Boström

I am Associate professor (docent) and senior lecturer. My research interests concern narrativity, life stories and international mobility among highly skilled.

Kerstin Engström
Kim Silow Kallenberg

PhD in ethnology. Research interests connected to power and identity, with a special focus particularly on gender and class

Kristina Hellman
Leena Grenvall
Lena Danielsson
Linn Eckeskog
Linnéa Guldbacke Lund
Maria Jönsson

Associate Professor in literature and senior lecturer at the Department for Culture and Media

Maria Löfgren
Maryam Adjam
Merja Ellefson
Märit Simonsson

I am a senior lecturer in Museology and Art History.

Negar Zojaji

I am a postdoctoral researcher in Art History and Visual Studies. My primary research interests lie in the intersection of visual communication and urban humanities.

Olivia Langwagen
Paul Agnidakis
Per Stam
Peter Henning
Peter Lexelius
Roman Horbyk

I study contemporary media texts and discourses, media history and history of ideas, as well as sociolinguistics. My current project focuses on "fake news" as narratives.

Sarah Nordgren
Sofia Pulls
Stefano Fogelberg Rota
Susanne Holst
Torkel Molin
Zakayo Kjellström

Zakayo Kjellström. I am a doctoral student at the department for Culture and Media Studies. My dissertation is on the illegal download of academic litterature.