Li Bennich-Björkman Honorary Doctor at Tartu University


The University of Tartu has conferred the degree of Honorary Doctor of Political Science on Professor Li Bennich-Björkman for her outstanding achievements in political science in the study of Estonian society and for developing cooperation with the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies of the University of Tartu.

Diploma and medal from the University of Tartu

- Being awarded a degree of Honorary Doctor at the university founded by Johan Skytte in Tartu, Estonia, in 1632 is a great honour. My ties to Estonia have become even stronger than before, says Li Bennich-Björkman.

Li Bennich-Björkman delivers the honorary doctorate acceptance speech at Tartu University (aproximately 1 hour into broadcasting).

Find out more about the award on Tartu University website.

Last modified: 2023-09-27