News for SLU staff
Here we present news items published on SLU's staff web.
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" firstname.lastname@example.org 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