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Seminar Series

The Center for Educational Leadership and Excellence holds regular academic seminars where invited guests presents scholarly work, as well as internal brown-bag seminars where staff members discuss work in progress. All seminars are held in our premises at floor 7, Saltmätargatan 13, and simultaneously online via zoom.

Seminars 2022

Bengt Jacobsson (Söderturn University): "Organiseringen av staten. Reformer och styrning inom skolan" (In Swedish). Friday June 3rd, 13.15-14.45.


Elisabet Olme (University of Gothenburg) & Danny Kessels (Södertörn University): “Are Parents Uninformed?”. (time tbc).


Past seminars

Philipp Lergetporer (TUM School of Management) et al.: "Behavioral Barriers and the Socioeconomic Gap in Child Care Enrollment". Friday May 20th 12-13.00.


Magnus Henrekson & Johan Wennström (Research Institute of Industrial Economics, IFN): "Dumbing Down: The Crisis of Quality and Equity in a Once-Great School System—and How to Reverse the Trend". Friday April 1st, 12-13.30.


Iman Dadgar (Institute for Social Research, SOFI, Stockholm University): “Schools Autonomy, Students grade-rank, and Educational Achievement in Sweden”. Friday February 25th, 12.00-13.30.


Mats Alvesson (Lund University): “Check Check Check: Skolinspektionen och granskandets vedermödor” (in Swedish). Tuesday January 18th, 13.00-14.30.


Bo Rothstein (University of Gothenburg): “Controlling Corruption. Education and the Social Contract Approach”. Friday November 19th, 12.00-13.30. 


Stefan Arora-Jonsson & Marika Blomgren (Uppsala University): “Three Loci of Organizational Identity Work: Prospective, Current and Former Members”. Friday September 24th, 10.00-11.30.