Ylva B. Almquist
Ylva B. Almquist

Ylva B Almquist was recently appointed one of 13 Liaison Officers (in Swedish: lokala samverkanskoordinatorer; LSK) at Stockholm University in a pilot project that runs until the end of 2018.

The officers are part of the university’s efforts to increase collaboration with the community outside academia. Their tasks involve working to support existing collaborative projects, identify possibilities and obstacles for collaboration, bounce ideas about collaboration with teachers and researchers, and help create new collaborative projects. Ylva B Almquist will been responsible for five departments and research institutes: Department of Sociology, Department of Social Work, Centre for Health Equity Studies (CHESS), Centre for Social Research on Alcohol and Drugs, and Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI).

Read more here (in Swedish): Lokala samverkanskoordinatorer