WoMHeR PhD positions


Uppsala University Board made the decision December 12th 2019 to start a cross-disciplinary center for womens' mental health – WoMHeR (UFV 2019/1079)

see link https://www.uu.se/nyheter-press/nyheter/artikel/?id=13768&typ=artikel&lang=sv

The main pbjectives for the center is:

  • Increased knowledge and awareness that promote women’s mental health
  • Identified and evaluated pathways for prevention and intervention
  • Become a center of excellence for research that can provide evidence-based knowledge for authorities and citizens

Today WoMHeR at Uppsala University consists of an active network for approximately 50 senior researchers from all three scientific domains. The next step for WoMHeR is a call co-finansing of 16 PhD PhD projects, see attached files. The call is open now and closes February 16, 2020.

We ask for your help to spread the information about the call to the researchers at your department in order to make sure that the information reaches all that may be interested.

Best regards,

Lisa Ekselius, Professor at the Department of Neuroscience and Agneta Skoog Svanberg, Professor at the Department of Women's and Children's Health

If you have any questions about the call please contact:

Lisa Ekselius (lisa.ekselius@neuro.uu.se), 070-655 54 75
Agneta Skoog Svanberg (Agneta.Skoog_Svanberg@kbh.uu.se), 070-825 13 89
Jonas Bergquist (Jonas.Bergquist@kemi.uu.se)
Margareta Fahlgren (margaretha.fahlgren@littvet.uu.se)


Call WoMHeR PhD positions

WoMHeR application form