Inauguration of Professors 2021

  • Date: –17:15
  • Location: Universitetsaulan
  • Organiser: Uppsala universitet
  • Contact person: akademiskafester@uadm.uu.se
  • Föreläsning, Akademisk högtid

At the grand inauguration of professors, new professors are inaugurated at Uppsala University. Because no inauguration was held last year, this year’s ceremony includes professors who were appointed both in 2020 and in 2021.

During the ceremony, the following inaugural lectures will be held:

Professor of Political Science Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg: Kan staten styras som ett företag?

Professor of Social Pharmacy Sofia Kälvemark Sporrong: Blodiglar och 3D-skrivare — olika perspektiv på läkemedel i samhället.

Professor of Environmental Toxicology Joëlle Rüegg: Gör plasten oss dummare? Hur miljökemikalier kan påverka hjärnutvecklingen.

 

The other professors who are inaugurated during the ceremony give their lectures earlier in the week, per faculty:

The Faculty of Theology’s inaugural lectures 15 November 09:15–10:00

The Faculty of Medicine’s inaugural lectures 15 November 09:15 – 18 November 12:15

The Faculty of Law’s inaugural lectures 15 November 10:15–11:30

The Faculty of Arts’ inaugural lectures 15 November 13:15–14:30

The Faculty of Science and Technology’s inaugural lectures 15 November 13:15 – 18 November 16:30

The Faculty of Educational Sciences’ inaugural lectures 15 November 15:15–15:45

The Faculty of Pharmacy’s inaugural lectures 16 November 09:15–11:30

The Faculty of Languages’ inaugural lectures 16 November 09:15–12:00

The Faculty of Social Sciences’ inaugural lectures 16 November 13:15–17:30

Tickets

The inauguration itself and the separate inaugural lectures are open to the public. Tickets to the inauguration can be collected in the entrance hall of the University Main Building from 10:00 on Thursday 18 November until 15:00 on Friday 19 November. No tickets are needed for the lectures held earlier in the week.

The Inauguration of Professors 19 November will be recorded but not livestreamed.