Anna-Karin FrihTitle: Research Advisor School/office: Grants Office
Phone: +46 19 303814
Room: L2459, E2210
About Anna-Karin Frih
Areas of responsibility
Anna-Karin Frih is deputy head of School of Law, Psychology and Social work and research advisor at Grants Office where she is the contact person for the departments of JPS and the School of Music.
She is also doing reseaech within the programme The three-city study - youth mental health. Read more: Youth mental health problems in Swedish media and medical journals ca 1970-1990.
Frih obtained her PhD in history 2007. She has taught various courses in history and gender studies at Örebro University and Mälardalen University and worked on reports commissioned by the Parliament Administration and the Ministry of Culture.
Since 2008 she has worked mainly in the university administration in several different departments and with tasks within internationalization, education and research investigations, external relations and research funding.
Areas of interest are medical history, gender studies, public health, gender and childhood history during 1800th and 1900th Century.
Frih participate as one of five members of the steering committee for the research network FlickForsk! - Nordic Network for Girlhood Studies, based at the Umeå Centre for Gender Studies (UCGS).