Department of Occupational Health Science and Psychology

The university´s profile area, Health-promoting working life, has its origins in the Department of Occupational Health Science and Psychology

Subjects within the department

Programmes

There are two programmes in this department: Human Resources and Labour Relations Programme, 180 cr. Master Programme in Health at work 120 cr, which focuses on health-promoting working life. There are also several freestyling courses and commissioned programmes.

Research

We have a strong research environment - the Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, CBF - which has been awarded a 10-year research grant totalling SEK 50 million for the FAS Centre, "The Body at Work - from problem to potential."

Occupational Health

Researchers Occupational Health

Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, CBF

Psychology

Cooperation

Cooperation with organisations, businesses, governments and other institutions is extensive, both in Sweden and internationally.

Contact

Åsa Vidman

Head of Department

026-64 88 34
asa.vdmann@hig.se

Published by: Zara Lindahl Page responsible: Annika Strömberg Updated: 2020-02-20
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