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Press release
Erik Smedler
Jennifer Mack
Olle Risberg
Peter Søgaard Jørgensen
Pierre Nyquist
Sara Tanderup Linkis
Sofia Lodén

Nine new young leading researchers join the Young Academy of Sweden

On May 25, nine new members were welcomed to the Young Academy. Young leading researchers from disciplines such as architecture, astronomy and sustainability science build on the interdisciplinary...
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Academy meeting
Andreas Nord
Elham B. Rostami
Gabriele Messori
Sigrid Schottenius Cullhed
Sofia Lodén

Here is the Academy board for 2024/2025!

At the academy meeting in April, the new academy board for the Young Academy of Sweden was elected. The new chair is Sofia Lodén, associate professor of French at Stockholm University and a member...
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Academy meeting

Young Academy of Sweden headed to Geneva

The Young Academy of Sweden (SUA) traveled to Geneva, Switzerland on April 17–18 for an international academy meeting. The theme was science diplomacy, which influenced the meeting with visits to...
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Alison Gerber

Nordic-Baltic meeting of Young Academies 2024 in Copenhagen

The Young Academy in Denmark hosted the Nordic-Baltic Meeting of Young Academies on April 2–3, 2024, at the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences in Copenhagen. The meeting brought together the young a...
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Anna T. Danielsson
Gabriele Messori

YAS visiting South Korea

The Young Academy of Sweden visited South Korea and the young academy Y-KAST on the 28th–30th of March. The Young Academies of Germany and South Africa also participated in the international excha...
Research policy
SUA on tour
Ellen Bushell
Ronnie Berntsson

SUA on tour in Luleå: A traveling seminar on career paths and merit evaluation

On March 26, the Young Academy of Sweden and Luleå University of Technology organized a half-day seminar on career paths and merit evaluation in academia. The vice-chancellor and deans gave lectur...
Research policy

Promising proposal from the government regarding BUL and joint positions

Last week, a long-awaited proposal from the government on how mobility early in the academic career can be stimulated was announced. The proposal brings very welcome changes that SUA has long advo...

Do not reorganize the research without strengthening the quality

More control does not lead to higher research quality. The Young Academy of Sweden is critical of the proposal to reorganize the governments external research funding. The proposal risks making re...
Press release

YAS launches new website!

After intensive work on digital renewal, we are proud to announce the launch of our new website on January 18, 2024. Our previous website, dating back to 2014, hence makes way for updated technolo...

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The work of the Young Academy of Sweden is based on support from funders who want to strengthen young researchers and the impact of research. Support for the academy gives a stronger voice and greater opportunities for new academic leaders to emerge.

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