Associate Professor (Lektor)
Office: B110; Phone: +46 (0)46 222 7672
E-mail: elisabeth.nilsson [at] ftf.lth.se
Elisabeth has a research background in atomic physics with emphasis on atomic spectroscopy related to astrophysical applications (PhD 1990, Lund University). Currently she is mainly involved in teaching introductory-level physics for the undergraduate engineering programs at the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University.
Elisabeth is Director of the Engineering Nanoscience educational program. She also acts as examiner for Master's theses work conducted at the division of Solid State Physics. Furthermore, she is active in the National Center for Education in Physics - presently as chairman of the board - and appointed by the Swedish National Agency for Education and the Swedish Schools Inspectorate to drive the strategic work with young people to improve their attitudes toward science education. Elisabeth is also appointed Vice Chair of the Academic Appointments Board at the Faculty of Engineering.
Elisabeth has been an Associate Professor at Lund University since 1999 and joined the Division of Solid State Physics in 2006. Prior to this she was Managing Editor at Gleerups Förlag in Malmö (1994-1999) and teaching upper-secondary-level physics and mathematics to adult students in Lund (1983-1993).
See Elisabeth's personal nmC@LU web page for more details.