JU educates leaders in Ethiopia
In a new SIDA project Jönköping University, in collaboration with Addis Ababa University and Ethiopian civil society, will develop and implement a new leadership programme. “It is absolutely fantastic that we have received this project. It shows acknowledgement of a new way of thinking when it comes to assisting and driving important development questions”, says project leader Peter Hugoson.
Academics stressed by too much control
A new study from Jönköping University compares the well-being of academics in different countries. The study is the first of its kind, and shows that using new public management contributes hugely to stress in the academic environment.
New Dean at School of Health and Welfare at Jönköping University
Dennis Larsson has been appointed Dean and Managing Director at the School of Health and Welfare from August 2017.
New perspectives on oral health of children with disabilities
A medical diagnosis alone does not provide enough information to plan good dental care for children with disabilities. In a new thesis from The School of Health and Welfare, Jönköping University, Johanna Norderyd investigates the importance of biopsychosocial perspectives for the oral health and dental care of children.
International Cardiovascular Conference to Jönköping
400 participants from over 30 countries will visit Jönköping on May 18-20 to discuss and learn more about care for people with cardiovascular disease.
Faster and better computation of surfaces
In a new PhD thesis from the School of Engineering, Jönköping University, Mirza Cenanovic presents numerical methods for faster and more accurate computations of surface problems. The results are expected to have a future impact in a wide range of industries and Swedish companies within the manufacturing industry are already showing their interest.
The ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda to the Nordic countries visits Jönköping University
The Rwandan ambassador Christine Nkulikiyinka visits Jönköping University today, Monday May 15. The flag of Rwanda will be flown from the masts on campus during the visit.
To understand, evaluate, and follow patients’ pain
In a new PhD dissertation from Jönköping University, Lotta Wikström has investigated how pain assessment can be used systematically to provide better pain relief, measure health care quality and identify patients at risk at an early stage.
Award ceremony for the Young Researcher Award 2017
On Monday, 15 May, the Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum will have an award ceremony for the Young Researcher Award 2017. This year’s laureate is Mikaela Backman at Jönköping International Business School.
Agneta Marell is candidate for President at Jönköping University
The process of recruiting President has continued during the spring and a candidate will now be presented to the electoral committee.