Professors 2020–2021

Celebrations will be postponed until 22 April 2022.   

Professorial inaugurations have been held in Sweden since the 17th century. At the University of Borås the first professorial inauguration took place in 2000.

At the inauguration new professors are welcomed to the university and installed in their office by the Vice-Chancellor. 

All new professors will give an inauguration lecture, open to the public.

New professors


Micael Björk 

Visiting professor, Faculty of Police Work

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Christian Fuentes

Professor of in Business Administration

Read the article "Professor wants to understand the impact of digitalisation"

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Jutta Haider

Professor of Library and Information Science

Read the article "New professor with focus on digital cultures"

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Nicklas Salomonson

Professor in Business Administration

Read the article "With focus on customers and personnel in an increasingly digital society"

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Anita Norlund

Professor of Pedagogical Work

Read the article "New professor is sceptical of neuromyths"

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Annelie Sundler

Professor of Caring Science 

Read the article: New professor researches for everyone's right to health

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Jens Wittsten

Professor of Mathematics

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