Raoul van Maarseveen awarded the Benzelius prize
We are proud to announce that Dr. Raoul van Maarseveen has been awarded the Benzelius Award 2023 for his dissertation "Urbanization and Education. The Effect of Childhood Urban Residency on Educational Attainment."
The Benzelius Award is annually presented by the Royal Society of Sciences in Uppsala. The prize consists of a monetary sum of 25,000 SEK and a diploma.
Raoul defended his thesis at the department in 2022 and will commence a position at the University of Cologne in Germany this autumn. He is an affiliated researcher at UCFS, UCLS and Urban Lab.