Dr Anna Pechurina (PhD in Sociology, University of Manchester) is an Associate Professor in Sociology at the Department of Social and Psychological Studies at Karlstads University (KaU).
Dr Pechurina’s research expertise includes: study of identity, culture, material culture and homemaking, migration, mobility, international higher education.
Anna's current projects are:
Sustainable Ageing of Migrant Populations in Sweden and Japan and their Transnational Families in the Framework of Digital Technologies; together with Satu Heikkinen, Tara Mehrabi (Karlstad University) and Ksenia Golovina (Toyo University) funded by Intsam through Vinnova, Sweden’s Innovation Agency
“Buffering identities”: research of highly skilled female professionals working in Western academia.
Erasmus+ project COLECO: Higher Education Curricula Development on the Collaborative Economy in Europe (Principal Investigator Dr Cristina Miguel)