Jump to main content

News for SLU staff

Here we present news items published on SLU's staff web.

There are 345 pages tagged with News for SLU staff:

Vinod Kumar investigates how tissue integrity is maintained in the leaf surface

Last week, the European Commission awarded 1249 researchers with Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions postdoctoral fellowships. One of the awardees is Vinod Kumar from Stéphanie Robert’s group at Umeå

SIANI-SLU global 2024

The aim of this call is to support SLU researchers or other staffs to engage with SIANI-SLU Global and to communicate your research to broad audiences of academia and non-academia. The funding is for

Information regarding a confirmed case of meningococcal infection in a student at SLU

Recently, a case of meningococcal infection was confirmed in a student at SLU. In light of this, contact tracing has been conducted through the Infectious Disease Control Unit in Region Uppsala.

Call for short-term monitoring projects in forest damage

The SLU Forest Damage Centre announces a call with focus on monitoring of forest damage. The call is for short-term monitoring projects that focus on method development and will be carried out in

Workshop1 Formas call

Workshop 1 on Formas call "Contingency planning and competitiveness in the food system – a call for transdisciplinary centres" futurefood@slu.se Formas announces funds for the formation of national

Student design competition in Umeå - opening March 2024

SLU Urban Futures, in co-operation with Umeå municipality, will launch a student design competition in March 2024. Students in the field of Landscape Architecture and sustainable urban development

Formas call livsmedelsberedskap

Formas announces funds for the formation of national centers for research on food security. Each university can send in max two applications, and SLU Future Food will lead and facilitate an internal

Participate in Blodomloppet 2024!

Throughout 2024, SLU will be focusing on health promotion efforts for staff. This year, we will cover the registration fee for the Blodomloppet charity run. Blodomloppet will take place in 24 towns

Ida call to come

The NJ Faculty Board has decided to continue to support the Interdisciplinary Academy (IDA) initiative and the further development of IDA. A new call for the project period 2024-2025 will be

Navigating the Future of Meat

In January, SLU Future Food, in collaboration with the Student Union and TABLE, hosted an inclusive workshop to discuss and engage in the often polarised issue of the future of meat. With a diverse

EU expertise in animal welfare

Elina Åsbjer and Galia Zamaratskaia from SLU participated in the steering committee meeting of the Erasmus+ capacity-building project "SuLAWe - Sustainable Livestock Production and Animal Welfare."

Introduction day for new SLU staff

All new members of staff are invited to participate in an introduction day and the registration is now open! On the 4th of June, 2024 you will get the chance to learn more about SLU as an