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After having done two BA's - one in mathematics and one in political science - Lina Eriksson did her PhD in political science/political theory at the Political Science department at Goteborg University, Sweden. Her doctoral studies also included a year at Harvard University, USA on a Fulbright scholarship. In 2005, she then moved to the Philosophy Program at Australian National University, where she did a post doc on several different projects for 5 years. In 2010, she took up a position as a Lecturer in philosophy at Flinders University.
BA in mathematics, Goteborg University
BA in political science, Goteborg University
PhD in political science, Goteborg University
Fulbright Scholarshop 2001-2002
Stein Rokkan Prize in Comparative Politics 2008
Lina Eriksson is currently teaching Ethics for Professionals, and will in 2011 teach Global Justice and general political philosophy (The Individual and Society).
Critical reasoning, political philosophy, ethics, philosophy of science
Philosophy of Social Science
: political philosophy
; philosophy of psychology
On the editorial board for Jounral of Democratic Theory.
Reviewer for several academic journals.
Lecturer for professional development workshops for teachers in the IB -program, on democracy and on global citizenship.
Assissting Year 12-students with their research projects.