Andreas Fejes is professor and chair of adult education research at the Faculty of Educational Sciences, Linköping University. Fejes’ current research projects are: 1. Citizenship education within and beyond adult and popular education, 2. The bibliometrics of the field of adult education research, 3. Marketization of adult education and its consequences. 




Maria Olson, Magnus Dahlstedt, Andreas Fejes, Fredrik Sandberg

The formation of the willing citizen: Tracing reactive nihilism in late capitalist adult education

In Educational Philosophy and Theory

Article in journal

Andreas Fejes, Erik Nylander

Adult Education Research: Publication Strategies and Collegial Recognition

In The Palgrave International Handbook on Adult and Lifelong Education and Learning

Chapter in book

Andreas Fejes, Magnus Dahlstedt

Den entreprenörskapande skolan

In Skolan, marknaden och framtiden

Chapter in book

Erik Nylander, Lovisa Österlund, Andreas Fejes

Exploring the Adult Learning Research Field by Analysing Who Cites Whom

In Vocations and Learning

Article in journal

Andreas Fejes, Magnus Dahlstedt

Skolan och framtiden

In Skolan, marknaden och framtiden

Chapter in book

CV, commissions and social media


2012 Professor of Adult Education Research 

2008 Associate professor in Education 

2006 PhD in Educational Research specializing in Adult Learning

Current commissions (selected) 

  • Editor of the European Journal for Research on the Education and learning of Adults
  • Member of the steering committee of the European society for research on the education of adults
  • Chair for the Swedish national program for research on popular education
  • Consluting editor for Adult Education Quarterly
  • Member of the international advisory board for Studies in the Education of Adults

Supervision of PhD students

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