My name is Jens Sjolander. I work as project- and research coordinator, with a special focus on research linked to societal challenges, (social) innovation, entrepreneurship in education, impact and internationalization. I have a special interest in models of collaboration and participation, with a special focus on civil society organizations (NGO:s). The university is hosting a national platform for social innovation ( where I administer a research network and plan research activities linked to social innovation.