Ongoing projects - Welfare and Life course
Disability Research (projects conducted by senior researchers)
The New Meanings of Social Citizenship: On Activation and Medicalization in National Insurance Primary investigator: Prof. Rafael Lindqvist
DISCIT: Making Persons with Disabilities Full Citizens Primary investigator: (for the Swedish team) Prof. Rafael Lindqvist
Disability Research (projects conducted by doctoral students)Encountering Vulnerability: Exploring Everyday Interaction in Sheltered Housing
Primary investigator: Richard Johansson, MSsc.
Social Gerontological Studies: Elderly People, Aging and Elderly Care (projects conducted by senior researchers)
Into the Digital Age: older non-users’ understandings and experiences of digital technologies and how they relate to understandings of aging and old age Primary investigator: Magdalena Kania-Lundholm
Caring for dying patients with immigrant backgrounds and their families: do understandings of cross-cultural interaction and ethnic ‘Otherness’ play a role?
Primary Investigator: Prof. Sandra Torres
Media representations of ethnic ‘Otherness’ in elderly care: a comparative study of Swedish and Finnish daily press reporting on migration, ethnicity and culture-related issues within the context of elderly care from 1995-2008
Primary Investigator: Prof. Sandra Torres
Social Gerontological Studies: Elderly People, Aging and Elderly Care (projects conducted by doctoral students)
Couples that Live with Dementia Primary investigator: Anita Wejbrandt, MSsc
Caring for dying patients with migrant background: A study on how institutional categorization is negotiated by health care professionals in end-of-life care
Primary investigator: Pernilla Ågård, MSSc
Welfare and inequality within the health and social care sector and in schools (projects conducted by senior researchers)
Women survivors of female genital mutilation/cutting as ambassadors of Change: A participatory action research for eradication of FGM/C in Somaliland
Primary investigator: Beth Maina Ahlberg
Sexual and Gender-based Violence in the Refugee Crisis: Vulnerabilities, Inequalities and Responses Primary investigator: Prof. Jenny Phillimore and Prof. Hannah Bradby
Making sense of suicide: communicative suicide prevention based on help-seekers’ and volunteers’ meaning making on a suicide helpline Primary investigator: Ph.D. Clara Iversen
Strengthen Community Based Care to minimize health inequalities and improve the integration of vulnerable migrants and refugees into local communities (MigHealthCare) Primary investigator: Professor Hannah Bradby.
Understanding racism in healthcare: Developing and implementing anti-racist strategies through shared knowledge production and evaluation Primary investigator: Professor Hannah Bradby.
Speaking of money: Problem presentation, service and response when families with children call the Social Insurance Agency (2016-2018)
Primary investigator and contact person for project: Marie Flinkfeldt Ph.D.
The Diversity Barometer: A Panel-Based Investigation of Attitudes
Primary investigator: Associate Prof. Irving Palm
Understanding the practice and developing the concept of welfare bricolage Primary Investigators: Prof. Jenny Phillimore (Birmingham University, UK) and Prof. Hannah Bradby
Children’s participation in risk assessment interviews Investigator (sub project): Clara Iversen, Ph.D.The different aspects of health:Relations between mortality, morbidity, functional status and subjective health in European populations
Primary investigator: Professor Ilkka Henrik Mäkinen
Attitudes towards religion among Swedish citizens living abroad Investigator: Erika Willander, Ph.D. (Church of Sweden's Unit for Analysis)
Nordic patterns of religious practice Principal investigator: Erika Willander, Ph.D. (Church of Sweden's Unit for Analysis)
International research on confirmation work Principal investigator: Erika Willander, Ph.D. (Church of Sweden's Unit for Analysis)
The Religious Beliefs of Priests in the Church of Sweden Primary investigator: Erika Willander, Ph.D. (Church of Sweden's Unit for Analysis)
Welfare and inequality within the health and social care sector and in schools (projects conducted by doctoral students)
Moments on the City Bus: A Microsociology of Non-verbal Interaction and Social Coding in Urban Bus Riding.
Primary investigator: Magdalena Vieira, M.A. in sociology and M.A. in cultural anthropology
Sociological perspectives on the management of antimicrobial resistance and antibiotic misuse Primary investigator: Hedvig Gröndal, MSsc
Understanding Racialised Discrimination in Health Care through Shared Knowledge Production Primary Investigator: Sarah Hamed, DDS, MSc