Advisory board

The Phlegethon network has an advisory board attached consisting of key researchers with different focus areas which contribute to further qualify the Phlegethon projects. These professors are all included as participants in discussions of empirical data, theory, methodological issues at Phlegethon seminars and other relevant contexts.


Ingo Bode,
Professor for social policy, organisation and society at the
University of Kassel (Germany), faculty of human sciences.

Contribution: Institutional and organisational analysis of human service

Espen Dahl
Espen Dahl, Professor in health, care and welfare at Oslo Metropolitan University.

Contribution: Health and sociology and social policy


Janet ShimJanet Shim, Ph.d. Associate Professor, University of California, San Francisco

Contribution: Bourdieu and Cultural health capital

Karin Anna Petersen

Karin Anna Petersen, Professor, University of Bergen, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

Contribution: Bourdieu, health and praxeology

Claus Vinther Nielsen

Claus Vinther Nielsen, Clinical Professor at Aarhus University, Department of Public Health

Contribution: Public health and quantitative studies of rehabilitation

Berth Danermark

Berth Danermark, Professor, School of Health and Medical Sciences, ├ľrebro University

Contribution: Health-social sector, interdisciplinarity and ‘disability research’

Jaber Gubrium

Jaber Gubrium, Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Missouri

Contribution: Sociology