Doctoral StudentDepartment of Social
About Åsa Borgström
PhD Student at Department of Social Work. Many years´ experience of social work in practice, in social services and school contexts
Research areas My research interest is in the context of children and young people with special focus on young people, disability, social arenas on the internet, qualitative method, ethics.
Current research project (PhD thesis) PhD project about young people with intellectual disability and the internet: self-presentations and internet-related support.
The PhD project has been part of the research project Particip@tion on internet? Pupils with intellectual disabilities and identification processes on internet at University West, Trollhättan, Sweden.
Teaching I have been teaching at the Bachelor of Science Programme in Social Work and Teacher Education Programmes. I have also been course coordinator at the Master´s programme in Social Work.