Centre for Gender Research

Network: Family and Kinship Studies

The Swedish Network for Family and Kinship Studies is funded by FORTE in 2016-2018. The funding is placed at the Centre for Gender Research.  Network meetings are held once or twice per year; in 2017 these meetings will take place in Umea in May and in Goteborg in October. An international conference is planned for 2018. The Network currently has approximately 70 members. All who define their research as family and/or kinship studies are welcome to join the network. More information about the network.

Node: Science, Validation, Partial Perspectives

In 2016-2018, the Center for Gender Research is one of the funders of the supradiciplinary research node Science, Validation, Partial Perspectives.

Knowledge Production Beyond the Norms (Vetenskap, validering, partiella perspektiv. Kunskapsproduktion bortom normerna). Research leaders are Satu Gröndahl, Ann-Sofie Lönngren, and May-Britt Öhman.