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Unique research study on sexual harassment

Next week, a survey will be sent out to 125,000 people at the universities of Sweden. The answers form the basis for a research study that will map sexual harassment within the academy.

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“Developed support services strengthen our competitiveness”

Effective, uniform and purposeful are important parts of the development of KTH support services, which will now be analyzed.

“We will find a long-term sustainable way to organize the work that is clear and systematic”, says University Director Kerstin Jacobsson who leads the development oriented analysis.

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He sets up support for digital teaching

Now all schools will offer their teachers help to make the education digital. Andreas Alm Arvidsson leads the project ”Local support” with the goal that KTH shall provide just as good support in digital teaching and examination as in physical.

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Ethical issues end up high on the agenda

Fredrik Karlsson is an ethics expert, and he works at Research Support Office (RSO). He is an adviser on ethics issues at KTH. It is an important working field. Legislation on research ethics issues is being tightened, and the responsibilities for the universities are becoming clearer.

Benefits that promote good health and sustainable living

In KTH for me, you can read about your benefits as an employee. There is information about parental pay, holidays, pensions, occupational health care and more. You can also use your fitness allowance and take advantage of several discounts that are available in the portal.

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"Together we can develop sustainable development at KTH"

Per Lundqvist has worked with sustainability issues in various roles at KTH in recent decades. From the first of April, he will do so part-time in the role of Vice President for Sustainable Development.

Broaden your view as teacher/reseracher

Next application period for centrally funded sabbatical periods is open between 1-31 maj 2021

KTH promotes teachers' international and interdisciplinary mobility and value excellence in research, education or collaboration through centrally funded sabbatical periods. Sabbatical periods offer an exclusive opportunity for personal qualification and strengthen renewal in the business.

Ergonomics for working at home

The occupational health care service Avonova has developed a webinar and a number of practical advice and tips regarding ergonomics for when you work at home.

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