Seminar on Sustainability in Research

Welcome to a full-day seminar on Sustainability in Research at Dalarna University - organized by the Research Collegium for the Advancement of Sustainability (RECAST) in Borlänge.
Datum: , kl 08:30 - 15:30
Plats: Dalarna Science Park (Teknikdalen), Borlänge
Lokal: Hörsalen

Any colleague who is employed at Dalarna University and is interested in sustainability research is warm welcome to attend the seminar if the program suits their schedule.

To be able to attend this on-site program, please register here before 30 of April.


Moderators: Jörgen Elbe, Professor, Pro Vice-Chancellor, and Maria Jansdotter Samuelsson, Docent, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Dalarna University

08.05 Transport from Falun to Borlänge

08.30-08.45 Tea/Coffee

08.45-08.50 Welcome and Introduction by Jörgen Elbe

08.50-09.00 Brief presentation of Dalarna University’s work with sustainability – Maria Jansdotter Samuelsson

09.00-09.50 Discussion of sustainability in research: ”Goals and Missions for Sustainable Development at Dalarna University 2021-2026”

  • Anneli Strömsöe – Proprefekt, Institutionen för hälsa och välfärd
  • BethAnne Paulsrud – Proprefekt för Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande
  • Tarja Alatalo – Proprefekt för Institutionen för lärarutbildning
  • Discussant: Tara Duncan

09.55-10.45 Discussion of sustainability in doctoral studies: ”Goals and Missions for Sustainable Development at Dalarna University 2021-2026” and GCUA 2030

  • Ann Rudman – Biträdande studierektor för forskarutbildning i Hälsa och välfärd med inriktning evidensbaserad praktik
  • Chris Bales – Director of Doctoral Studies in Energy Systems in the Built Environment
  • Yves Rybarczyk – Director of Doctoral Studies in Microdata Analysis
  • Markus Falk Johansson – Doctoral Student in Health Sciences
  • Discussant: Jörgen Elbe

10.50-11.25 Assistive technology – a means to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by Johan Borg

11.25-12.00 Sustainability education and research at the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Plymouth, England, and our collaboration with Dalarna University by Jennie Aronsson and Marie Elf

12.00-13.00 Lunch at Teknikdalen

Program part 2

13.00-13.30 Pricing for 55. A Corporate Governance and Choice Architecture Approach to GHG Emission Mitigation and the Circular Economy by Ravi Dar

13.30-14.00 Planning for reduced segregation - A study of work and organization within the municipal community building process by Sara Svensson

14.00-14.05 Break

14.05-14.35 ‘My Job Is to Take Care of You’: Intergenerational Environmental Justice in Contemporary Fiction by David Gray

14.35-15.05 Sustainability ambition of Swedish limited companies by Asif M Huq

15.05-15.25 Wrap-up by Jörgen Elbe and Maria Jansdotter Samuelsson

15.25 Refreshment

15.55 Transport from Borlänge to Falun

För mer information kontakta
Coordinator RECAST:
Farhana Borg
Univ lektor pedagogiskt arbete
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