Camilla Nordberg

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    Research areas

  • 5145 Social work - citizenship, Gender, Migration, Migrants, Minorities, integration, Media, Nordic welfare states, Power, Participation, Ethnicity, Ethnic diversity, Ethnic relations, Social service, Social work, Welfare state, Welfare policy
  • 5142 Social policy - citizenship, Gender, Migration, Migrants, Minorities, Integration, Media, Nordic welfare states, Power, Participation, Ethnicity, Ethnic diversity, Ethnic relations, Social service, Social work, Welfare state, Welfare policy

Description of research and teaching

Camilla Nordberg received her doctoral degree in Social Policy in 2007. Since 2006 she has been attached to the Swedish School of Social Science at the University of Helsinki as a senior lecturer in social work. She currently holds a five year Finnish Academy research fellowship for the study "Citizenisation in the local welfare state: migrant mothers' everyday life in restructuring urban settings" (2013-2018). From September 2015 until June 2016 she is a visiting scholar at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Her research has revolved around the migration welfare state nexus, focusing on issues of citizenship, power, political discourse and street-level encounters.

Research projects:

  • Citizenisation in the Local Welfare State: Migrant Mothers' Everyday Life in Restructuring Urban Settings
  • Glocal Care Work and the Renegotiations of Workplace Order: Occupational Subjectivities and New Ethnic Hierarchies
  • Challenging Power: Equality, Diversity and the Integration of Ethnic and National Minorities in Finland

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Latest publications

  1. Neoliberal Postcolonialism in the Media – Constructing Filipino Nurse Subjects in Finland

    Näre, L. & Nordberg, C. 14 Jan 2016 In : European Journal of Cultural Studies. 19, 1, p. 16-32

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  2. Outsourcing Equality: Migrant Care Worker Imaginary in Finnish Media

    Nordberg, C. C. 2016 In : Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies . 6, 3, p. 101-118 18 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  3. Dynamics of Recognition: Minority Ethnic Access to Transformative Power in the Nordic Welfare State

    Nordberg, C. C. 2015 The Challenge of Minority Integration: Politics and Policies in the Nordic Nations. Kivisto, P. & Kraus, P. (eds.). De Gruyter Open, p. 91-109 18 p. 6

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

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Latest activities

  1. The Nordic Association of Schools of Social Work (NASSW) (External organisation)

    Nordberg, C. (Board member)
    2017 → …

    Activity: MembershipMembership or other role in research network

  2. Diaspora, Indigenous, and Minority Education (Journal)

    Nordberg, C. (Reviewer)
    2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  3. Ethnic and Racial Studies (Journal)

    Nordberg, C. (Reviewer)
    2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

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Education

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