Karin Helander is the Royal Vitterhets Academy’s new permanent secretary

By on January 8, 2019

Karin Helander, professor of theater science at Stockholm University is a new permanent secretary in the Royal Vitterhets academy. She supersede Birgitta Svensson, professor of ethnology at Stockholm University, who resigns after two mandated periods.

Karin Helander is a working member of the Academy since 2010. She was 1998-2014 director of the Center for Children’s Culture Research and 2015-2017 Vice-Rector of the Human Sciences area, Stockholm University.

Karin Helander will enter upon the post as of January 1, 2019.

Helena Olofsson, Culture & Music | Stockholm