Honorary doctor and professors

2017-04-21 13:00

Welcome to lectures with new professors and honorary doctor

Cultural politics, textile design, business administration and biomedical engineering – grab the opportunity to listen to lectures in widely different areas when the university’s new professors and the new honorary doctor give their inaugural lectures.

The professors take part in this year’s professorial inauguration Friday 5 May and traditionally give their lectures the same day. The lectures are open to all and free of charge. Two of the lectures are held in Swedish, two in English.

Date: 5 May
Time: 09:00-11:45
Location: M404

Vad är kulturpolitik?

Roger Blomgren, Professor of Library and Information Science - Cultural Policies
NB: This lecture is in Swedish

Designing with near and far field

Delia Dumitrescu, Professor of Textile Design

Mellan marknad och hierarki: styrning, roller och relationer

Gustaf Kastberg, Professor of Business Administration
NB: This lecture is in Swedish

Biomedical Engineering and Smart Textiles: Towards a future sustainable healthcare 

Fernando Seoane Martinez, Professor of Biomedical Engineering  

The University’s first honorary doctor gives a lecture

The day before the professorial inauguration, first honorary doctor of the University of Borås, Clare Johnstone, gives a lecture in English about textile design.

Date: 4 May
Time: 14:00-15:00
Location: M404


This year’s professorial inauguration and doctoral degree conferment ceremony takes place May 5, only for invited guests and employees at the University of Borås. Read more about the ceremony 

Read more about the honorary doctor.

Text: Johanna Avadahl
Photo: Suss Wilén
Translation: Linda Lovecraft