Picture Carin Håkansta

Carin Håkansta

Affiliated to research

Researcher and project leader

About me

My main research focus is how changes in society and work affect occupational safety and health and what could be done about it, both in terms of policy and more concretely at the workplace level. I am also involved in research on the effects of digitalisation on work and health.

Leader of WP 3 "Solutions in policy and practice" in the research programme Precarious Work Research (PWR) financed by Forte. The full name of the programme is Effects of non-standard work arrangements on health, work and families - solutions for the future of Sweden.

Project coordinator of SWOSH - Promoting Sustanable Work in Horizon, a network aiming att connecting closer ties between researchers in the field of sustainable work and increase Swedish participation in Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe. The project is financed by Vinnova. Visit the project web site to join the network.


PhD in Work Science from Luleå University of Technology