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The third allocation of faculty funded career positions

The Board of Research has taken its decision on the 22 recipients of the funding that has been made available for the posts of senior researcher, senior researcher (extended assistant professor) and assistant professor as part of the board’s drive to recruit leading junior researchers with particularly outstanding scientific merits and future potential. The recipients are supposed to serve as research group leaders.

Selected for funding as assistant professor are (in alphabetical order):

  • Claudio Alarcon
  • Laura Baranello
  • Maria Genander
  • Carmen Gerlach
  • Taras Kreslavskiy
  • Magdalena Paolino
  • Björn Pasternak
  • Anna Wredenberg

The above, who were selected from 155 qualified applicants, will receive 1.0 million kronor per year over four years.

Selected for funding as senior researcher (extension of existing assistant professorship) are (in alphabetical order):

  • Sarah Bergen
  • Olaf Bergmann
  • Alexander Espinosa
  • Fang Fang
  • Ulrika Marklund
  • Erik Melén
  • Katja Petzold
  • Ning Xu Landén

The above, who were selected from 17 qualified applicants, will receive 1.0 million kronor per year over two years.

Selected for funding as senior researcher are (in alphabetical order):

  • Yenan Bryceson
  • Marie Carlén
  • Goncalo Castelo-Branco
  • Jens Hjerling-Leffler
  • Arne Lindqvist
  • Ana Teixeira

The above, who were selected from 98 qualified applicants, will receive 1.2 million kronor per year over five years.

Should one of the above turn down the funding, he or she will be replaced by the first name on the respective reserve list.