Researchers at the Faculty of Health Sciences

Research projetcts in the PhD in Person-centred Health Care must be linked to one of the Faculty’s overarching focus areas.


These areas are:

  1. competence and service development to improve future health care services
  2. health promotion and disease prevention
  3. mental health and substance abuse
  4. optometry, vision and eye care 

In addition research related to nursing, radiography and optometry is conducted at the Faculty.

List of scientific publications from the Faculty of Health Sciences (external link to the Cristin database).

Below is a list of all professors and associate professors at the Faculty of Health Sciences. For further contact information use our employee search.

Name Position Department Campus
Gullslett Monika Knudsen Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Krane Vibeke Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Sælør Knut Tore Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Bauger Lars Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Braathen Tore Norendal Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Eide Ketil Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Hagen Susanne Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Hauge Hans A. Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Joranger Line Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Kroken Randi Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Kuvoame Moses Deyegbe Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Moshuus Geir Harald Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Bjørnå Saphira Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Hilsen Anne Inga Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Lorentzen Catherine Anne Nicole Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Stang Ingun Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Thomassen Ole Jacob Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Vinje Hege Forbech Associate Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Borg Marit Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Davidson Larry Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Karlsson Bengt Eirik Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Kim Hesook Suzie Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Sundet Rolf Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Drammen
Bongaardt Robert Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Lorentzen Thomas Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Ness Ottar Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Vike Halvard Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Porsgrunn
Fosse Elisabeth Minda Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Torp Steffen Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Tveito Torill Helene Professor Department of Health, Social and Welfare Studies Vestfold
Berndtsson Inger Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Falkenberg Helle Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Gilson Stuart J. Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Langaas Trine Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Lundmark Per Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Morisbakk Tove Lise Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Sundling Vibeke Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Svarverud Ellen Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Thorud Hanne-Mari S Associate Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Olerud Hilde Merete Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Drammen
Baraas Rigmor Cisilie Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Bruenech Jan Richard Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Gustafsson Jörgen Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Knoblauch Kenneth Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Utheim Tor Paaske Professor Department of Optometry, Radiography and Lighting Design Kongsberg
Bakken Linda Nilsen Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Falk Ragnhild Sørum Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Fuglerud Kristin Skeide Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Granan Lars-Petter Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Heyn Lena Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Husebø Sissel Iren Eikeland Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Håland Kristin Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Jensen Liv Helene Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Johannessen Aud Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Johansen Edda Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Juvet Lene Kristine Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Krogseth Maria Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Ljoså Tone Marte Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Meyer Melinda Ashley Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Sverre Beate Lie Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Zangani Michael Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Öresland Stina Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Eika Marianne Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Hansen Anette Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Hansen Elisabeth Holm Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Haukelien Heidi Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Oellingrath Inger Margaret Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Dahl Bente Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Jordal Kristin Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Klein Jörn Sven Torsten Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Skogsaas Bente Margrethe Pettersen Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Sommerseth Eva Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Tønnessen Siri Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Valeberg Berit Associate Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Biong Stian Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Eide Hilde Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Eide Tom Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Eilertsen Grethe Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Fagerstrøm Lisbeth Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Gonzalez Marianne Thorsen Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Hansen Britt Sætre Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
McCormack Brendan Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Moen Anne Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Ormstad Heidi Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Rugkåsa Jorun Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Severinsson Elisabeth Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Skovdahl Kirsti-Iren Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Drammen
Hauge Solveig Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Hvalvik Sigrun Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Porsgrunn
Adolfsson Annsofi Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold
Lukasse Mirjam Professor Department of Nursing and Health Sciences Vestfold