22 Apr 2021
How Covid impacts experience-based knowledge in social work?
About 70 teachers, researchers, and representatives from different service user organisations from nine countries highlighted the matter during the conference Experience-based know...
9 Oct 2019
Housing First is effective if given adequate political support
The Housing First model is effective, but needs more political support to increase its impact across Europe, a new Europe-wide study from the Housing First Europe Hub shows. Marcus...
6 May 2019
Seminar brings together several international researchers
During a whole day in April researchers in elite studies discussed the relevance of central theoretical and empirical knowledge about elite research for studying civil society elit...
11 Mar 2019
Doctoral student wins early career prize
Carolin Schütze has been awarded the ReNEW Early Career Paper Prize in social sciences for the best conference paper at the Third Nordic Challenges Conference, 2019.
4 Oct 2018
"Discrimination discourse is incompatible with hegemonic masculinity"
In an article recently published in the European Social Work Research journal, researchers Anna Rypi, Malin Åkerström and Veronika Burcar Alm attempt to shed light on why young men...
28 Mar 2018
Hans Swärd awarded FORSA prize
Professor Hans Swärd has been awarded the biennial Swedish Association for Social Work Research (FORSA) Prize.
24 Mar 2018
Postdoctoral positions on Great social challenges
At least Three (2 year) Postdoctoral positions on Great social challenges at the Faculty of Social Sciences.
28 Feb 2018
Johansson and Ponnert on juridification and standardisation in contemporary child protection
Susanna Johansson and Lina Ponnert have published an article in the British Journal of Social Work.
21 Dec 2017
Seven years of housing first: a success story
The city of Helsingborg first implemented the Housing First method seven years ago. Since then, the number of homeless per 10,000 inhabitants has fallen sharply. The programme, int...
31 Oct 2017
A brief interview with Carolin Schütze
This fall PhD candidate Carolin Schütze is a visiting scholar at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.