Appointment as professor in Child studies with a historical bearing

A small reminder of our call for a new professor in Child studies! 

Child Studies, Department of Thematic Studies, Linköping University, Sweden, invites applications for an appointment as Professor in Child Studies with a focus on children and childhood from a historical perspective.The application must be received at latest January 28, 2016. Please see attached announcement for further details:

Child Studies carries out unique research combining a focus on children’s agency and their social interactions with a critical and theoretical awareness of the shifting meanings of childhood in time and place. We welcome all applicants who are interested in developing their research on children and childhood with a historical bearing in a multi- and transdisciplinary environment.

If you have questions, please contact:

Karin Zetterqvist Nelson (
Asta Cekaite (

Child studies: