Department of Education

International Staff Week, June 11-14, 2018

“EDUCATION IN A GLOBAL WORLD”

Preliminary program:

Day One

09:15

Welcome: Anders Malmberg, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Uppsala University

Presentations at Blåsenhus:

10:00

Introduction: Henrik Edgren
Head of the Department of Education (EDU)

10:15

“Research on Internationalization, the Global Flow of International and Erasmus+ Exchange Students”
Mikael Börjesson, Professor in Sociology of Education

10:45

“Internationalization at Uppsala University and the Reception of International Staff at Uppsala University”,
Erika Dabhilkar, Head of the International Office

Break 11:15

11:45

“Immigration in Europe and the Municipality of Uppsala”
Mohamad Hassan, Member of the Municipal Council Uppsala

12:15

”Research on Newcomers to Sweden”
Ida Lidegran and Véronique Simon, Senior Lecturers at EDU

Lunch 12:45

14:00

“The Reception of Newcomers in Schools”,
Lina Sjöström, Teacher in Tierp

14:30

Education in a Global World,
Mathias Demetriades , Regional Advisor at UHR (Swedish Council for Higher Education)

15:00

Concluding Panel discussion with Today’s Speakers
Chair: Linn Areskoug


Day Two

Presentations at Blåsenhus:

10:00

”Internationalization and its Development at EDU”
Henrik Edgren , Head of EDU

10:15

“Cooperation among Students at European Universities by Utilizing Interactive Video Conferences and Reciprocal Exchange”
Stellan Sundh, Senior Lecturer

10:45

“Internationalization in Teacher Training Programs, 2011-2018. Mobility Windows and Policies for Credit Transfer.”
Ola Winberg , Director of Studies

Break 11.15

11:45

“Partnership, Pedagogies, and Planning – Experiences from an Erasmus Teaching Exchange”
Linn Areskoug, Senior Lecturer

12:15

“Teacher Exchange in Angers, France”
Ola Winberg, Director of Studies
Ségolène Le Mouillour, Dean of Faculty of education, Université Catholique de l’Ouest 

12:45

“Teacher Exchange in your CV, Experiences from a Teacher Exchange in Cambodia”
Jonas Risberg, Senior Lecturer

Lunch 13:15

15:00

Visit to and tour of Main University Library Carolina Rediviva,  
Krister Östlund, Senior Librarian


DAY THREE

Presentations at Blåsenhus:

9.00-12.00

Presentations of participants and their home universities(must be registered in advance)

Discussion

Tour of Gustavianum in Uppsala


Day Four

9.00-12.00

Visit to Katarinaskolan,
Björn Hjalmarsson, Head of School

Bus to Stockholm,Tour of Stockhom Castle

Dinner at Student Club (“Nation”) V-Dala

“Summary of International Staff Week in Uppsala”, Henrik Edgren, Head of EDU