Johannes Westberg

Visiting researcher at Department of Education

Mobile phone:
+46 73 9079690
Visiting address:
von Kraemers allé 1 A
752 37 Uppsala
Postal address:
Box 2136
750 02 Uppsala

Short presentation

Johannes Westberg is currently on leave. Westberg has paid special attention to the history of schooling and pre-primary education, and covered issues relating to the social and economic history of education; school finance; material culture, school architecture; teachers, teachers' salary and livelihoods, and the teacher profession; discipline and governmentalities; educational borrowing and educational transfer.

Keywords: utbildningshistoria barn- och ungdomshistoria skolan historia folkskolan förskolan kindergarten barnträdgård bebyggelsehistoria

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BA, History of Ideas, 2002
MA, History, Philosophy, and History of Ideas, 2002
MAEd, Upper Secondary School, 2003
PhD, History, 2008
Associate professor (docent), History, 2014

2003-08. PhD-student, Department of History, Uppsala University
2008-10. Substitute Senior Lecturer, Department of Studies in Education, Culture and Media, Uppsala University
2008-11. Coordinator of the National Graduate School in the History of Education, Uppsala University
2009. Coordinator of the Fourth Nordic Conference in the History of Education, Uppsala University
2010-16. Postdoctoral research fellow by the Swedish Research Council at Uppsala University
2012-. Senior Lecturer in the History of Education, at the Department of Education

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Johannes Westberg