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Mikael Emsing

Former police officer, now pursuing PhD-studies with focus on conflict management, mental health and personality.


Polisutbildningshuset, Humanioragränd 3 Umeå universitet, 907 36 Umeå

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Affiliated as other position at Police Education Unit at Umeå University

Doctoral student at Epidemiology and Global Health and the Post-graduate school for Educational Sciences. Working on the thesis “Perceptions of conflict management and its association with mental health and quality of life among Swedish police officers”. The project seeks to examine the associations of conflict management and personality with mental health among Swedish Police officers and students. 

Frontiers in Psychiatry, Frontiers Media S.A. 2022, Vol. 12
Emsing, Mikael; Padyab, Mojgan; Ghazinour, Mehdi; et al.
Nordic Journal of Studies in Policing, Universitetsforlaget 2020, Vol. 7, (2) : 80-98
Emsing, Mikael; Hansson, Jonas; Sundqvist, Johanna
Universitetspedagogiska konferensen 2017: undervisning i praktiken – föreläsning, flexibelt eller mitt emellan?, Umeå: Universitetspedagogik och lärandestöd (UPL), Umeå universitet 2017 : 10-13
Bek, Anders; Emsing, Mikael

Experience in teaching within the so called POLKON subjects, i.e., weapons, tactics, conflict-management, physical methods and techniques as well as communication. Currently supervising master students at the Department of Epidemiology and Global Health as well as teaching at the course "Police Work in Practice" for graduate students at the Unit for Police Education at Umeå University.