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Carsten Juul Jensen

Assistant professor
Institute of Health & Nature
Ilimmarfik, Manutooq 1 
P.O. Box 1061 
3900 Nuuk
Phone: +299 38 59 06

Since August 2021, Jensen has been employed as an associate professor at the Institute of Nursing and Health Science at Ilisimatusarfik, the University of Greenland, where he teaches courses in fundamentals of care, mental health, methodologies, professionalism, and collaborative care in nursing. His research field covers the working life of health professionals, mental health, and inequality in health. Currently, he is publishing working life studies on newly qualified nurses and on social nurses who provide care for vulnerable patient groups in Danish hospitals. Furthermore, he is working on establishing a project about improving the training and retention of nurses and . His main research approach is institutional ethnography and qualitative interviews focused on the participants’ everyday life.