Below are some of the researchers within the Baltic University Programme working with Sustainable Societies. The theme is coordinated by a theme coordinator.
BUP Theme Coordinator
"I mainly do research on political developments in the Baltic states and Central and Eastern Europe"
Keywords: public opinion; political participation; democracy; authoritarian regimes
"Cultures and climates differ all over the world, but people are the same. They’ll gather in public if you give them a good place to do it." (words by Jan Gehl)
Keywords: sustainable campus; placemaking; sustainable local and regional development; social capital; flood risk management; natural hazards
Research profile: ResearchGate Jaroslaw_Dzialek.
Ildikó Asztalos Morell
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
Keywords: gender; rural; poverty; migration; food sovereignty; Romani studies; intersectionality; welfare regimes; agriculture; social justice
Research profile: SLU Staff.
University of Latvia
"First there has to be a healthy society to build a healthy economy"
Keywords: work and life balance; sustainability; burnout; job satisfaction
Assistant Professor PhD., Eng, MArch
Gdansk University of Technology
Keywords: Smart sustainble cities; codesign; urban regeneration; data driven urbanism; smart mobility
Research profile: ORCID Dorota Kamrowska-Zaluska.
PhD, Project Researcher
Olena de Andres Gonzalez
Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
Keywords: leadership; management; blue economy
Belarusian State University
"Academic entrepreneurial history in Belarus has a very short period. Therefore, the main research question is what factors affect the success of a university business incubator. The paper presents the generalized results of face-to-face interviews with the leaders of university business incubators realized by the author personally: University of Kent, UK; University of Reading, UK; Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia; NRU Higher School of Economics, Russia. Research conclusions are drawn about common triggers for the success of university business incubators."
Keywords: entrepreneurial ecosystem; university business incubator; startups; networking; innovations
Research profile: Google Scholar Olga Malashenkova.
University of Greifswald
"Peatland conservation is a crucial aspect of the transformation to sustainability in the Baltic Sea Region."
Keywords: agricultural policy; Baltic Sea region; paludiculture; peatland conservation; transformation to sustainability
Research profile: Google Scholar Stefan Ewert
Bárbara Maria Fritzen Gomes
HAW - Hamburg University of Applied Sciences
"Business incubators as a SDGs promoter"
Keywords: incubators; SDGs; sustainability; universities; entrepreneurship
Research profile: ResearchGate Barbara_Fritzen_Gomes
Belarusian State University
Keywords: public opinion; ideology; crisis; manipulation of mass consciousness; political discourse; communicative strategies