Background and activities


Research interests:

  • Working life discourse, particularly in the healthcare sector
  • Teamwork and team communication
  • Discourse analysis
  • Poststructuralist discourse and cultural studies
  • Gender, ethnicity and intersectionality
  • Second language studies
  • Qualitative methodologies

Current research projects:

Communication in action - team performance and communication skills in critical care.

Development of counselling interviews in the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (UTVEI)

Finished research projects:

Talking gender and ethnicity – analyses of talk at work.

Emergency calls to 113 (Nødsamtaler til 113)


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