Emilie Kristine Dyrlev Thorsen


PhD Student

Primary affiliation

Emilie Kristine Dyrlev Thorsen

Areas of expertise

  • Sociology of Health
  • Sociology of Organizations
  • Sociology of Knowledge
  • Vulnerable citizens
  • Welfare Studies

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Trained sociologists from University of Copenhagen with rich experience in University research and teaching. Big interest in welfare governance, health policies, and vulnerable groups of people. You can access my CV here: https://cvupload.au.dk/uploads/AU545172/cv_emilie_dyrlev.pdf


PhD student researching how digital technologies reconfigure psychiatric treatment practices. I examine how digital technologies affect patients and health care providers. My PhD project is rooted in a big survey among psychiatric patients as well as etnographic observations and interviews with patients and psychologists. 

Teaching activities

Comprehensive teaching experience within the areas: Quantitative methods, qualitative methods, philosophy of science, and sociology of health. Dedicated focus on fostering a safe learning enviorment for the students.