Professor of Social Medicine and Lifecourse Research

Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

University of Copenhagen

The University seeks to appoint a professor of social medicine and lifecourse research to the Department of Public Health to commence as soon as possible.

The section contributes to the research in social, psychosocial and physiological and behavioural determinants of health and function, separately and in a life-course perspective. This includes studies of functional limitations and multi-morbidity over the lifecourse and in the ageing population. The overarching focus is on social inequality in health. Epidemiological, psychometric, demographic as well as qualitative methods in population and patient based cohort studies and intervention studies are employed. Multidisciplinary research collaboration are continuously developed and pursued.

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