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Umeå Mathematics Education Research Centre (UMERC)


Anette Bagger, research fellow

Researcher and Senior Lecturer with and interest in matemathics and special educatione. Special interests: equity, assessment, sociopolitical issues.

Erika Boström, research fellow
Ewa Bergqvist, research fellow

Associate professor (Sw: docent) in mathematics education with research interests regarding language and mathematics.

Jenny Sullivan Hellgren, research fellow

Researcher and teacher in science education. My aim is that science education is accessible and meaningful to all students and plays a role in the creation of a sustainable society.

Lotta Vingsle, research fellow

I am a teacher and researcher in mathematics education. My research interest is in formative assessment and language and mathematics.

Magnus Österholm, research fellow

Associate Professor (Docent) of Mathematics Education. Primary research field: The role of language and communication in the learning and teaching of mathematics.

Manya Sundström, research fellow

Docent in mathematics education.  Works with mathematical aesthetics and proof.  Just now works with Curiosum, the new science center in Umeå.

Mathias Norqvist, research fellow

At the moment I am working as a researcher, with research connected to the project 'Learning by Imitative and Creative Reasoning'.

Mikaela Nyroos, research fellow

I'm an associate professor in education with a broad educational and professional background: education policy, behavioural science, child and adolescent psychiatry, sports and health, maths.

Peter Vinnervik, research student

My thesis project explores programming in the Swedish curriculum for compulsory school and in the technology subject in particular.

I am part of the UmSER research group, and also affiliated with UFM.

Tomas Bergqvist, research fellow

Associate Professor in pedagogical work. Research area: Mathematics education, focusing on mathematical reasoning and the relationship between language and mathematics.