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Department of Public Health Sciences

On 1 January 2018, the Department of Public Health Sciences was founded at Stockholm University. Two research centres, CHESS and SoRAD, are housed within the Department. The new Department performs research and education within the field of public health sciences.

Ylva Brännström Almquist. Photo: Marie Eriksson

Ylva B Almquist receives SEK 4.2 million from the Swedish Research Council

Ylva B Almquist, Associate professor at the Department of Public Health Sciences, has received SEK 4 2000 000 from the Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) for the project "Grandchildren of misfortune: The role of resilience for multigenerational patterns of inequality".

Photo: Ingmarie Andersson/Stockholm University

PhD student in Public Health Sciences

The Department of Public Health Sciences invite applications for a doctoral student position in Public Health Sciences. The PhD position is tied to a research project on ”Social inequalities in health and labor market attachment among older workers – the importance of childhood circumstances and physical and psychosocial work environments over the entire working life”. Closing date: 20 November 2019.

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PhD student in Public Health Sciences

The Department of Public Health Sciences invite applications for a doctoral student position in Public Health Sciences. The doctoral student will be part of an interdisciplinary research group working on the project “The unintended consequences of Swedish parental leave policy: A health equity perspective”. Closing date: 20 November 2019.

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Apply for our new Master's programme

Open for applications, deadline January 15th, 2020 (all applicants).

 

 

Education in Public Health Sciences
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