Fashion Studies

Research in Fashion Studies

Fashion research

The Centre for Fashion Studies was founded in 2006, and during the autumn the Centre offered courses at basic and advanced levels. In January 2008 a Ph D Programme was introduced.

The Higher seminar

The Higher seminar is the Centre's doctoral seminar where the Ph.D. students' dissertation scripts, essays and research plans are discussed. It also provides guest seminars by external researchers, the Centre's faculty and other guests.

Schedule Higher seminar in Fashion Studies, autumn 2015

September 10 - Planning seminar
More dates to be announced.


What is Fashion Studies?

Is fashion a code, a message, sumptuarism or a protocol? What is the difference between costume, dress and fashion? These are some of the questions we investigate within Fashion Studies at Stockholm University.


Head of the department

John Sundholm
tel: +46 (0)8-16 11 30

PhD Programmes (Cinema Studies)

Maaret Koskinen
tel: +46(0)8 674 7617

PhD Programmes (Journalism, Media and Communication)

Christian Christensen
tel: +46(0)8-16 44 26

PhD Programmes (Fashion Studies)

Klas Nyberg
tel: +46(0)8-16 4957