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PROGS – Psychological Research On Gender Segregation

PROGS’s Research Aims

The research group PROGS investigates social psychological explanations of the gender segregation in the labor market. Among our aims is understanding gender differences in career choice and designing and evaluating career interventions aimed at reducing barriers to career choice, caused by for example gender stereotypes.

Projects and Publications

Please see our:

PROGS. Photo: C.Flyjer.

Kalle Kallio Strand, Una Tellhed och Fredrik Björklund 


For correspondence, please contact PROGS’s project Leader:

Associate Professor Una Tellhed
Una [dot] Tellhed [at] psy [dot] lu [dot] se (Una[dot]Tellhed[at]psy[dot]lu[dot]se)


Project leader
Associate Professor Una Tellhed
Una Tellhed – Lund University research portal

Collaborating researchers
Professor Fredrik Björklund
Fredrik Björklund – Lund University research portal  

Professor Martin Bäckström
Martin Bäckström — Lund University

PhD Student
Laura Giese
Laura Giese – Lund University research portal

Project assistants
Please see research projects.
PROGS’s Research Projects | Department of Psychology (