Gender and Work

A Research and Digitization Project at the Department of History

Jonas Lindström awarded by the Royal Gustavus Adolphus Academy

Portrait photo of Jonas Lindström

Jonas Lindström, research leader of the Gender and Work project, receives a prize from the Royal Gustavus Adolphus Academy for his “significant contributions in the intersection between history, especially history of work, and digital humanities.”

Podcast episode on Gender and Work

Project leader Maria Ågren speaks about Gender and Work in the latest podcast episode from Swedish Collegium for Advanced Studies.

Listen to the podcast here.

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The GaW database is being updated!

System developers at Umeå University are currently constructing a new version of the GaW database. Read more

Maria Ågren receives the Rudbeck Medal

The Rudbeck Medal of Uppsala University 2020 is awarded to Maria Ågren, among others, with the motivation that she:

"under a long time [has] done research within the project Gender and Work. Her scientific activities is distinguished by methodological new thinking on complicated issues. She has built up an extensive infrastructure of research with interdisciplinary cooperation between different scientific fields."

Read more about the Rudbeck Medal on the UU main web.

Maria Ågren gets new funding

A picture of Maria Ågren

The Swedish Research Council has appointed professor Maria Ågren to Rådsprofessor. She gets  50 milions over a period of ten years.

Read more about this news in Swedish

Photo: Mikael Wallerstedt


Micke Carlsson shows how to register data in GaW

On Some of the sources in the GaW database (in Swedish)

  • Logga - Stiftelsen Marcus och Amalia Wallenbergs minnesfond
  • Riksbankens Jubileumsfond
  • Logga - Vetenskapsrådet
  • Logga - Knut och Alice Wallenbergs stiftelse
Last modified: 2022-09-23