Review Panels


While the board of directors of Riksbankens Jubileumsfond (RJ) adopts resolutions regarding research grants, the applications received are assessed and prioritised in one or more of RJ’s review panels.

Each review panel includes a number of Swedish and international researchers and are appointed forfour-year terms.

Review Panel 1, Economics, Law Political Science etc

  • Karin Aggestam, Political Science, Lund University (Chair)
  • Niklas Ahlgren Statistics, Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki
  • Anna Nylund, Law, University of Bergen
  • Satu Teerikangas, Business Administration, University of Turku
  • Kurt Brekke, Economics, Norwegian School of Economics, Oslo
  • Dan Kärreman, Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School
  • Knut Bjarne Hidle, Geography, University of Bergen
  • Aline Bütikofer, Economics, Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen
  • Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen, Political Science, University of Copenhagen
    • Research Manager Robert Hamrén

Review Panel 2, Pedagogy, Psychology, Sociology etc

  • Lotta Stern, Sociology, Stockholm University (Chair)
  • Olavi Kangas, Sociology, University of Turku
  • Uta Sailer, Psychology, University of Oslo
  • Anna Rotkirch, Demography, University of Helsinki/the Family Federation
  • Petri Salo, Pedagogy, Åbo Akademi
  • Anniken Hagelund, Sociology, University of Oslo
  • Robert Zachariae, Psychology, Aarhus University
    • Research Manager Torbjörn Eng

Review Panel 3, Languages, Art, Literary Studies etc

  • Carin Franzén, Literary Studies, Stockholm University (Chair)
  • Hans Dam Christensen, Art History, University of Copenhagen
  • Anne Kauppala, Musicology, University of the Arts Helsinki
  • Ellen Krefting, History of Ideas, University of Oslo
  • Kristina Malmio, Scandinavian Literature, University of Helsinki
  • Henrik Gustafsson, Media and Documentation Science, University of Tromsö
  • Petteri Pietikäinen, History of Ideas, University of Oulu
  • Tanya Karoli Christensen, Scandinavian Languages, University of Copenhagen
    • Research Manager AnnaLena Hållner

Review Panel 4, Philosophy, Historical Sciences, Theology etc

  • Staffan Carlshamre, Philosophy, Stockholm University (Chair)
  • Narve Fulsås, History, University of Tromsö
  • Valdimar Tryggvi Hafstein, Ethnology, University of Iceland
  • Klemens Kappel, Philosophy, University of Copenhagen
  • Anne Lene Melheim, Archaeology, University of Oslo
  • Karen Waltorp, Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
  • Camilla Brautaset, Economic history, University of Bergen
  • Titus Hjelm, Religious Studies, University of Helsinki
    • Research Manager Fredrik Persson-Lahusen

Review Panel RJ Programmes

  • Anders Malmberg, Human Geography, Uppsala University (Chair)
  • Massimo Ciaravolo, Literature/Scandinavian Languages and Literature, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
  • Tim Crane, Philosophy, Central European University
  • Dorthe Duncker, Linguistics, University of Copenhagen
  • Chris Hann, Social Anthropology, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology
  • Lotte Hedeager, Archeology, University of Oslo
  • Eva G Heidbreder, Political Science, Otto von Guericke Universität Magdeburg
  • Hazem Kandil, Sociology, University of Cambridge
  • Martin Kohlrausch, History, University of Leuven
  • Olivier Luminet, Psychology, Université catholique de Louvain
  • Morten Ravn, Economics, University College London 
    • Research Manager Fredrik Lundmark

Review Panel RJ Sabbatical

  • Göran Djupsund, Political Science, Åbo Akademi University (Chair)
  • Brita Brenna, Cultural History, University of Oslo
  • Daniel Hjorth, Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School
  • Randi Koppen, Literature, University of Bergen
  • Kjersti Larsen, Social Anthropology, University of Oslo
  • Turo-Kimmo Lehtonen, Sociology, Tampere University
  • Brit Kirsten Maehlum, Linguistics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • Asbjørn Grønstad, Visual Culture, University of Bergen
  • Kristine Beate Walhovd, Neuropsychology, University of Oslo
    • Research Manager AnnaLena Hållner

Review Panel RJ Flexit

  • Yvonne Eriksson, Information Design, Mälardalen University (Chair)
  • Martin Berg, Media Technology and Sociology, Malmö University
  • Erland Hjelmquist, Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • Anne Jerslev, Film and Media Studies, University of Copenhagen
  • Grete Rusten, Geography, University of Bergen
    • Research Managers Torbjörn Eng, Robert Hamrén

Review panel for The Rönnberg donations

The scientific committee is comprised of board members and alternates with expert knowledge in research.

    • Research Manager Torbjörn Eng