The division oversees research and education at first, second and third-cycle level.
Social work is an academic discipline and professional field spanning local and global levels, across varying social sectors, and concerns people in all stages of life.
The division organizes the Social Work Program, the Master's Program in Social Work, free-standing courses, contract education and third-cycle education.
The division's research areas
- Children, young people and welfare institutions
- The elderly
- Responses to interpersonal violence
- Transnational social work
- Theory-based research in social work