Public health science deals with the distribution of health and health changes in the population, the factors that influence health, as well as how to influence health development and health inequalities across different groups in society. Public health science is based on various methodological approaches and particular focus is put on the importance of living conditions, habits, environmental factors, and health systems for health development. Knowledge and competences are created for the work with health promotion, disease prevention and critical evaluation of interventions.

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Vacant positions

Vacant doctoral positions are announced twice a year given that the required resources are available. Any vacant positions will be advertised here: Vacant positions