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. Social Work Restructuring and Paradoxes of Professional Identity in Finland

    Nordberg, C. C., 12 Apr 2018, Neoliberalism, Nordic Welfare States and Social Work: Current and Future Challenges. Kamali, M. & Jönsson, J. H. (eds.). New York: Routledge, p. 126-136 11 p. (Routledge Advances in Social Work).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  2. Finlands flyktingpolitik måste ändras och bristerna åtgärdas: flyktingpolitik: insändare

    Alho, R. J., Creutz-Sundblom, K. A. M., Haavisto, A. C., Nordberg, C. C., Pötzsch, T. & Österlund-Pötsch, S., 28 Feb 2017, In : Hufvudstadsbladet. 153, 58, p. 22 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

  3. Education of Migrant Children in Finland

    Nordberg, C. C., 2017, A Multi-Country Study on the Education of Migrant Children. Han, J. (ed.). Qatar: WISE Research, p. 6-19 14 p. (RR; no. 11.2017).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

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Latest activities

  1. Nordic Social Work Conference FORSA/NOUSA 2018

    Hanna Kara (Speaker: Chair), Anna-Leena Riitaoja (Speaker: Chair), Maija Taina Helena Jäppinen (Speaker: Chair), Camilla Christina Nordberg (Speaker: Chair)
    21 Nov 201823 Nov 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Handledare av doktorsavhandling

    Camilla Nordberg (Supervisor)
    Nov 2018 → …

    Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

  3. 19th Nordic Migration Research Conference (NMR Conference)

    Lotta Haikkola (Chair), Camilla Christina Nordberg (Chair), Hanna Maria Kara (Chair)
    15 Aug 201817 Aug 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Education

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