Nete Schwennesen

Nete Schwennesen

Associate Professor

Member of:

  • Web: Center for Healthy Aging

  • Web Track 2: Retirement and transitions

Born 13. September 1975

2011: PhD, Department of Public health, Center for Medical Science and Technology studies, Copenhagen University 

2004: Cand.Scient.Soc Department of Sociology, Aalborg and Copenhagen University

2001 MA (Contemporary Sociology) Department of Sociology, University of Lancaster, UK (passed with distinction)

Current Position
Postdoc, Department of Anthropology and Public Health, Copenhagen University since 2015

Previous positions
2011 - 2015 Researcher, Steno Health Promotion Center, Patient Education Research

2004 - 2011 PhD Fellow, Department of Public Health, Center for Medical Science and Technology Studies, Copenhagen University

2005 Marie Curie Research Fellow, Science and Technology Studies Unit (SATSU), Department of Sociology, University of York, UK

2004 Research Scholarship, Department of Public Health, Copenhagen University

Awards and scholarships
Received the Amsterdamska Award, (as a contributer to the edited book Bio-objects: Life in 21th century, Ashgate 2012) for the most creative collaboration in an edited book in the broad field of science and technology studies, awarded by the European Association of Science and Technology Studies 

Julius and Regine Steffens Junior investigators grant 2011, awarded by the European Association of Communication in Health (EACH)

Marie Curie Research Fellow Scholarship 2005, Science and Technology Studies Unit, Department of Sociology, University of York, Uk

Board membership
Management commitee member for EU COST Action IS 1001 2010-2014 Bio-objects and their boundaries: governing matters at the intersection of society, politics and science

Distinktion: Scandinavian journal of social theory

Dansk Sociologi

Tidsskrift for Forskning i Sundhed og Samfund

Health Expectations: An International Journal of Public Participation in Health care and Public Policy

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