Researchers

Researchers

Pia Nygård Larsson

  • Senior Lecturer
  • pia.nygard-larsson@mau.se

Associate professor in Swedish as a second language and Education, PhD in Swedish and Education, senior lecturer in Swedish as a second language. The research interest is related to teaching and learning from the perspectives of multilingualism, classroom discourse and disciplinary literacy in science classrooms.

Bodil Liljefors-Persson

  • Professor
  • bodil.liljefors@mau.se

Ph D, Professor, in History of religions with Specialization in Religion education, didactics, Cultural encounters, diversity, Citizenship Education, and Maya Culture, Religion and History. Coordinator for Sweden in WAYEB, Asociación Europea de Mayistas. Board menber of the Swedish Association of Americanists. link: www.wayeb.org

Matilda Lindberg

  • DOCTORAL STUDENT
  • matilda.lindberg@mau.se

PhD student in Sport Sciences. The research interests are language and knowledge development in the school subject Physical Education and Health. I am interested in children’s co-determination and co-creation and expressions of health and physical activity that go beyond the traditional ways of organizing teaching in movement.

Janna Lundberg

  • Senior Lecturer
  • janna.lundberg@mau.se

PhD, Senior Lecturer. Her research interests centers on social science education and sociology of elite schools, power and the concept of alienation. One of her current research project investigates political literacy in social science education. She is also involved in the ethnographical study of the sociology of everyday life in western rural Sweden.

Cristina Nordman

  • Doctoral student
  • cristina.nordman@mau.se

PhD student in Languages and Literature in Education. Research focus: multilingualism and translanguaging as a resource in teaching and learning.

Clas Olander

  • Professor
  • clas.olander@mau.se

Professor in Science Education. In terms of teaching, research and outreach cooperation, I work mainly with pupils’ meaning making processes, teacher’s collegial learning and students´ development of professional skills. The focus is often on the relationship between language- and knowledge development, where research concerns literacy: discipline disciplinary literacy and general literacy. When it comes collaboration, […]

Ulrika Ryan

  • Senior Lecturer
  • ulrika.ryan@mau.se

PhD in Mathematics Education. My research aims at moving beyond ideas on students´ first language as a resource for learning and knowing formal mathematics in the language of instruction and rather explore epistemological dimensions, which emerge when students reason in linguistically and culturally diverse mathematics classrooms. In addition, I take interest in issues on mathematics […]

Marie Sjöblom

  • Doctoral Student
  • marie.sjoblom@mau.se

I am a PhD-student in mathematics education. My research project is about how teachers can promote student-to-student interaction in upper secondary mathematics classrooms. By using educational design research, the focus is on how teachers and students together can create an environment where students instead of doing individual work in textbooks, interact with the teacher and […]

Maria Söderling

  • Doctoral student
  • maria.soderling@mau.se

PhD student in Languages and Literature in Education. Research focus: The interrelated relationship between mode, learning and identity with focus on understanding the meaningpotential of the photographic mode. 

Daniel Spikol

  • Senior Lecturer
  • daniel.spikol@mau.se

Associate Professor of Computer Science Spikol’s main research interests are in the design and development of mobile and ubiquitous environments that explore different modes of collaboration that foster formal and informal inquiry-based learning, play and exploration. Spikol is interested in expanding the role of design to support understanding how people can navigate across physical and […]