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Staff photo Wossenseged Birhane Jemberie

Wossenseged Birhane Jemberie

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

Methods: Register based study; Latent variables; Longitudinal analysis


Works at

Doctoral student at Department of Social Work
Samhällsvetarhuset, plan 5, Biblioteksgränd 4 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå
Norra Beteendevetarhuset, 4 tr, Umeå universitet Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

I am a PhD student with research area focussing on Substance Use Disorder among older people and utilising several register databases. I have also MSc in Public Health (Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University) and BSc in Clinical Dietetics and Nutrition (Harokopio University, Greece). Starting from January 2020, I am also affiliated with the Swedish National Graduate School for Competitive Science on Ageing and Health (SWEAH) and the Swedish Society for Alcohol and Drug Research (SAD)

Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, Sage Publications 2021, Vol. 49, (1) : 29-32
Baxter, Rebecca; Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Li, Xia; et al.
Journal of addiction medicine, Wolters Kluwer 2020, Vol. 14, (4) : e89-e99
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Padyab, Mojgan; Snellman, Fredrik; et al.
Frontiers in Psychiatry, Frontiers Media S.A. 2020, Vol. 11
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Stewart Williams, Jennifer; Eriksson, Malin; et al.
Centre for Public Health Report Series, 2018:4
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane

Research projects

Courses which I take part as teacher:

  • Socialt arbete som forskningsfält II (Social Work as Research Field II)
  • Swedish Social Welfare in  Comparative Perspective
  • Social Work in Sweden