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Research at the faculty

The right to award third-cycle qualifications in Health-Promoting Working Life has its base in the Faculty of Health and Occupational Studies. This means that research at the faculty, within subjects and between subjects, is gradually evolving to include different aspects of health-promoting working life. Here you will find a presentation of research and researchers at the faculty, listed by research subject.

Caring science


Arakelian, Erebouni, senior lecturer
Björck, Caroline, senior lecturer
Björkman, Annica, senior lecturer, docent
Björklund, Ove, senior lecturer
Bylund Grenklo, Tove, senior lecturer
Efverman, Anna, senior lecturer, docent
Engström, Maria, professor
Eriksson, Elisabet, senior lecturer
Fjell, Maria, post doctor
Göras, Camilla, senior lecturer
Hedborg, Kerstin, senior lecturer
Hofsten, Anna, senior lecturer
Häggström, Elisabeth, senior lecturer, docent
Jordal, Malin,senior lecturer
Knudsen, Kati, senior lecturer
Kristofferzon, Marja-Leena, senior lecturer, docent
Lindberg, Magnus, senior lecturer, docent
Lindberg, Maria, senior lecturer
Mårtensson Gunilla, professor
Nilsson, Annika, senior lecturer, docent
Olerud, Johan, senior lecturer
Olsson, Annakarin, senior lecturer
Pålsson, Ylva, senior lecturer
Randmaa, Maria, senior lecturer
Salzmann-Erikson, Martin, senior lecturer, docent
Silén, Marit, senior lecturer
Sjöholm, Åke, adjunct professor
Sjölund, Britt-Marie, senior lecturer
Skytt, Bernice, lektor, docent
Stake-Nilsson, Kerstin, senior lecturer
Westerberg Jacobson, Josefin, senior lecturer
Willmer, Mikaela, senior lecturer, docent
Östlund, Ann-Sofi,senior lecturer

Affiliated researchers
Carlsson, Marianne, professor
Enmarker, Ingela, professor
Hedman, Maria, senior lecturer
Högberg, Hans
Kaltenbrunner, Monica
Löfmark, Anna, docent
Magnusson, Peter
Myrberg, Karin
Thunborg, Charlotta



Atak, Kivanc, senior lecturer
Jerre, Kristina, senior lecturer
Rostami, Amir, professor
Sarnecki, Jerzy, professor
Westfelt, Lars, senior lecturer
Wikman, Sofia, professor

Occupational Health Science

Research projects

Bergsten, Eva L, senior lecturer
Bergström, Gunnar, professor
Dadgar, Iman, post doctor
Hallman, David, senior lecturer
Heiden, Marina, professor
Hellström, Fredrik, docent
Jackson, Jennie, researcher
Januario, Leticia, researcher
Lyskov, Eugene, researcher
Mathiassen, Svend Erik, professor
Richter, Hans, professor
Rudolfsson, Thomas, senior lecturer
Samuelsson, Åsa, senior lecturer
Svensson, Sven, senior lecturer
Wiitavaara, Birgitta, senior lecturer
Wijk, Katarina, adjunct professor
Zetterberg, Camilla, senior lecturer

Affiliated researchers

Djupsjöbacka, Mats
Widar, Linda


Our research focuses on different psychological perspectives and theories. Our three overarching research themes are relatively broad, and include psychological perspectives on the work environment, inclusion, and social and ecological sustainability.


Boman, Eva, senior lecturer
Eriksson, Lars, senior lecturer
Eriksson, Mårten, professor
Halin, Niklas, senior lecturer
Langeborg, Linda, senior lecturer
Lättman, Katrin, senior lecturer, docent
Nordhall, Ola, senior lecturer
Willander, Johan, senior lecturer

Sport Science



Blomqvist, Sven, senior lecturer
Jerlinder, Kajsa, senior lecturer
Svennberg, Lena, senior lecturer
Qvarfordt, Anna, senior lecturer

Published by: Helena Fahlstedt Page responsible: Magnus Isaksson Updated: 2024-01-31
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