The Global Health and Social Policy research community in the Faculty of Social Sciences at Tampere University focuses on the intersection between health and social policies. Our research focuses on the following themes:

Health in all policies and social determinants of health

  • Role of social protection for health and wellbeing 
  • Strategic research for Health in All Policies 
  • Planetary health and common health and environmental concerns
  • EU policies and health  
  • Gender and global health
  • Peace, violence, and health

 Globalization and political economy of health 

 Health systems and public policies  

Join us! We encourage interested students and scientists to develop research proposals suitable for PhD or post-doctoral training.