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News for SLU staff

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

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SLU EDU Talks 17

SLU EDU Talks, SLU's podcast in higher education pedagogy, releases new episode. Edutalks - Episode 17, Fostering educational development through Erasmus+ exchange visits: L’Institut Agro

Plant cell wall research opens up new opportunities for bioengineering

Secondary cell walls provide the plant with stability and protection against damage and pathogens. PhD student Félix Barbut from Ewa Mellerowicz’s group at UPSC and SLU has been studying the role of

Using AI services at work

AI comes with many benefits but also risks. If you use an AI service at work, you must ensure that you take measures to mitigate these risks. You can now find more information on this on the staff

Planned call for EMA development funds

SLU plans to open a call for development projects within the twelve environmental monitoring and assessment (EMA) programmes for 2025. The last day for applications is 15 September 2024. The call

The SLU Honorary Doctors 2024

This year, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences will be awarding six honorary doctorates. There are two international recipients - Professor Tom Hobbs (US) and Delia Grace Randolph (United

listen better for sustainability

Professors Åsa Berggren and Keri Facer work together to develop methods for more democratic communication. The core of their joint project is to improve our ability to truly listen to each other and

Thesis Day 2024

Thesis Day 2024 was held at Ultuna and Alnarp campuses and included a poster exhibition, oral presentations, an award ceremony, as well as a much appreciated closing ceremony where the students

Petra Marhava receives the SPPS Early Career Prize

The Scandinavian Plant Physiology Society (SPPS) awards Petra Marhava with the SPPS Early Career Prize. The prize recognises her progress and contributions to plant biology over the past few years

SLU Education Conference 2024

Welcome to the 2024 SLU Education Conference with the theme “The Future of Education with AI” The registration for this year’s Education Conference is now open. We hope that during the two half-day

Corona - Information, advice and FAQ for managers

Below is updated information, FAQ and advice on to handle the corona situation for SLU managers. This page is updated continuously. General information 21 Mars update: Information about

Sign up for two days of networking around plant protection and forest damage

Welcome to a networking symposium 2–3 October, arranged by the SLU Plant Protection Network and the SLU Forest Damage Centre for staff at SLU active in these areas. The meeting is held in Umeå. The

International symposium at Alnarp about managing public spaces

June 3–5, the subject group Landscape governance and management at SLU organizes an international symposium on management of the public spaces, which is aimed at researchers as well as practitioners.