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ulf.zanderhist.luse | 2020-11-06
Ulf Zander

Professor

  • History
  • Department of History

Contact information

E-mail ulf.zanderhist.luse

Phone +46 46 222 79 61

Mobile +46 73 403 46 51

Room LUX:A325

Visiting address
Helgonavägen 3, Lund

Postal address
Box 192, 221 00 Lund

Internal post code 30

Ulf Zander is Professor of History at the Department of History, Lund University.

His main interest is how history is communicated and used. He has published on debates on and uses of Swedish history from late 19th century to early 21st century as well as on monuments, film, history and identity and uses of history in United States.

Another of his research interests is the Holocaust and representations of the Nazi genocide in Scandinavia and Great Britain after 1945. Zander has co-edited a number of anthologies and was the editor of Scandia, one of the leading Swedish Academic journals in history, 2003–05.

Research

My profile in Lund University research portal

Books (4)

Editorships (29)

Articles (27)

Book chapters (80)

Prefaces (10)

Encyclopaedia entries (1)

Conference contributions (32)

Reviews (247)

Articles in specialist publications and popular press (37)

Newspaper articles (59)

Miscellaneous (11)

Supervision at Lund University (10)

Administrative

  • Member, Academic Appointments Board, Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology

Teaching

Other tasks and qualifications

I have in both a Scandinavian and an International context worked with questions on history culture and history and images/pictures, especially monuments and film and history.

I have presented my resaerch at a large number of conferences, both in Sweden and other parts of Europe, in United States and Australia.

Another interest is pedagogical development, including a period as guest teacher at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board awarded me the 2015-2016 Fulbright-Hildeman Fellowship in Scandinavian History, and I was during the Spring of 2016 visiting Professor at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois.

I have had expert and examination committee assignments, among them being external examiner in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland. As principal or assistant supervisor I have brought several doctoral students to exam.

I was 2018‒19 Director for Second and Third Cycle Studies at the Department of History, Lund University.

I am since 2014 board member and since 2017 deputy chairman of Kriterium (a portal for the review and publication of high-quality academic books) and since 2014 a member of its editorial board.

I am since 2016 chairman of the Faculty board of Culture and Society at Malmö University.

I am since 2019 board member of the Faculty board of Arts and Humanities at Linnæus University.

I have been awarded several scholarly awards, among them the Einar Hansen Research Fund Award 2012 and the Swedish Political Science Association Award 2018 for best article in Statsvetenskaplig tidskrift (Journal of Political Science) 2017.

Ulf Zander

Professor

  • History
  • Department of History

Contact information

E-mail ulf.zanderhist.luse

Phone +46 46 222 79 61

Mobile +46 73 403 46 51

Room LUX:A325

Visiting address
Helgonavägen 3, Lund

Postal address
Box 192, 221 00 Lund

Internal post code 30

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