The new academy board acting from 27 maj: Mia Liinason, Sebastian Westenhoff, Pontus Nordenfelt, Jakob Nordström and Frida Bender. Photo: Erik Thor/YAS, Johan Wingborg/YAS (Nordenfelt)
The Young Academy of Sweden elected new members to the academy board for the year 2021/2022 at the academy meeting April 22. The new chair is Sebastian Westenhoff, researcher in biophysical chemistry at the University of Gothenburg and Uppsala University. The coming year will include celebrations for the 10-year anniversary and sustained efforts in careerpaths for young researchers. The newly elected academy board takes seat on the academy anniversary May 27.