Gruppbild från Vindelforsen 11 maj 2012 Utanför Lindellhallen Seminarium med Philomena Essed Trappa till UCGS

Welcome to Umeå Centre for Gender Studies (UCGS)

UCGS is an interdisciplinary research centre that is responsible for gender research at Umeå University. UCGS is one of three research environments in Sweden appointed as a Centre of Gender Excellence by the Swedish Research Council.

UCGS aims to be a leading research centre for gender studies at both national and international levels. From 2008 Umeå Centre for Gender Studies (UCGS) is the organizational host for the research programme Challenging Gender, financed by the Swedish Research Council.

UCGS also offers courses in Gender Studies at undergraduate, advanced and postgraduate levels.

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Moving towards gender equality: 14 of 23 newly installed professors are women

2013-10-19
Today, Umeå University is formally installing 23 new professors at the Annual Autumn Academic Ceremony. More than half of these new professors are wom...

Open Lectures on Mixed Methods Research

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2013-09-27

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Contact Information

Umeå Centre for Gender Studies (UCGS)
Umeå University
SE-901 87 Umeå 

Visiting Address
Samhällsvetarhuset, plan 4

Tel:  +4690-786 50 00

Fax:  +4690-786 97 10

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