Karin Lövgren is an ethnologist and researcher currently at Umeå University, Sweden. Her research deals with cultural meaning making on age and ageing, using an everyday perspective, with a special interest in how ageing is done in different forms of popular culture. Cultural conceptions and notions of ageing are central.
She has previously done ethnographic research, evaluations and documentations for Swedish museums and different research institutions. She has also taught at Swedish universities.