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Making universities matter

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Coordinator KUNGLIGA TEKNISKA HÖGSKOLAN - Avdelningen för historiska studier av teknik, vetenskap och miljö
Funding from Vinnova SEK 1 900 000
Project duration January 2019 - June 2019
Status Completed

Purpose and goal

The aim of the project is to establish a platform for research and collaboration on the role of universities for social, economic and political aims and change. The ambition is to foster a research environment of high international standard with vibrant collaborative networks.

Expected results and effects

The results so far has been to establish the platform, recruit scholars at different levels of experience and to establish modes of interaction with stakeholders in the area, as well as to profile the environment in the international research community.

Planned approach and implementation

The platform is organized in the form of different projects which cover different aspects on universities´ collaborative networkings, such as leadership, the creation and reproduction of large research and innovation environments, and expertise and advice.

External links

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Last updated 12 March 2019

Reference number 2019-01311

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