University of Gothenburg

Guest researchers

Each year, the Department of Cultural Sciences has the honour of welcoming a number of guest researchers. They are introduced briefly here. To find out more, please contact the Associate Head of Department for Research.


Deniz Akin, postdoktor vid Institutt for tverrfaglige kulturstudier, Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet (NTNU)
22-30 of may
Host: Mia Liinason

Ewelina Boczkowska, Associate Professor of Music, Youngstown State University
Michael Baumgartner, Associate Professor of Music, Cleveland State University
13-22 of may
Host: Tobias Pontara


Selin Çağatay, professor in gender studies at the the Central European University in Hungary.
13 May – 8 June

Inderpal Grewal, professor in gender studies, Yale University.
15 October – 21 October
Host: Lena Martinsson

Eszter Szalczer, professor in theatre history, University at Albany
30 September - 21 October
Host: Astrid von Rosen


Giorgio Biancorosso, associate professor of music, University of Hong Kong
19 May - 2 June

Elisabeth Engebretsen, senior lecturer in gender studies, Centre for gender research, Oslo University
1 February - 15 March

Andrew Flinn, reader in archival studies and oral history, University College London
10-16 November, 3-9 December

Bruce Johnson, professor emeritus, cultural history, music, and communication, University of New South Wales
10 January - 15 March

Hannah Jones, associate professor of sociology, University of Warwick.
11-24 September

Ashrafosadat Mousavilar, professor in art research, Alzahra University, Teheran
19 September 2016 - 30 September

Naomi Scheman, professor emerita i gender studies and philosophy, University of Minnesota.
24-28 April

Alda Terracciano, PhD in theatre studies, artist, honorary research fellow, University College London.
6 February - 11 June