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Department of Social Work


Ahmet Gumuscu, adjunct associate professor

My dissertation is about social work in families with complex needs and about the family as a basis for interventions in Swedish social services.

Andre Tetting, financial administrator
Anna-Lena Stenmark, human resources coordinator
Björn Blom, professor

Research on Organization and client work; Knowledge use and professional practice; Evaluation, quality and results in social work. Teach on all levels.

Björn Högberg, research fellow

My current research investigates the consequences of reforms of education systems for the health and wellbeing of pupils, in Sweden and internationally. 

Christin Johansson, lecturer

International contactperson

Eva Wikström, associate professor

My research and teaching is about refugeemigration and labourmarket- and housing integration for newly arrived refugees and migrantlabour.

Faten Nouf, doctoral student
Frida Rudolphi, associate professor
Hilda Näslund, other position, postdoctoral fellow

My current research explores service user engagement in the mental health sector, as it is expressed through collective and personalised forms of mobilisation.

Hildur Kalman, professor

Professor of Social Work. Docent (Reader) in Philosophy of Science.

Jan Hjelte, associate professor
Jenny Lönnroth, associate professor
Jens Ineland, associate professor

My field of interest, as lecturer and researchers, is the relation between people with intellectual disabilities and human service organizations.

Jens Lindberg, research fellow

Research fellow at The Department of Social Work. Research interests include male rape, health care and e-health.

Katarina Andersson, associate professor

Associate professor and senior lecturer in social work. I am leading the research profile Age, Ageing and Social Welfare at the department.

Liv Zetterberg, postdoctoral fellow
Malin Eriksson, professor

I am a social worker, professor in Social Work and Associate professor in Public Health.

Maria Berg, study administrator
Mojgan Padyab, associate professor

Mojgan Padyab is Associate Professor in social work

Ove Grape, associate professor
Petra Ahnlund, associate professor

I work as a lecturer and researcher at the Department of Social Work. I am the director of studies at advanced level and for the phd candidate program at the Department of Social Work.

Pär Salander, professor

My research focuses on the psychosocial consequences of being affected by cancer. Another focus concerns the function of the social worker in oncological health care.

Simone Scarpa, associate professor
Urban Karlsson, associate professor
Wossenseged Birhane Jemberie, doctoral student

research interest: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Among Older People

Methods: Register based study; Latent variables; Longitudinal analysis