Faculty of Nursing

Sigfríður Inga Karlsdóttir

Professor

Location

  • A315
  • Sólborg

Office hours

You can contact me through inga@unak.is

Specialisation

Midwifery Women's health Positive experience of childbirth Traumatic experience of childbirth Pain and pain management

General information

Courses

EIR0110100
Qualitative research
HBK0110160
Women’s Health
HBK0105210
Women’s Health

Education

2016
University of Iceland, Doktorspróf PhD. in Midwifery
2000
University of Manchester UK, Meistarapróf M.Sc. in nursing
1990
Ljósmæðraskóli Íslands, Starfsréttindanám Midwifery
1988
University of Iceland, BS B.Sc. in Nursing

Career

2021
University of Akureyri, Professor at the School of Health, Business and Natural Sciences
2011 - 2021
Universtiy of Akureyri, Associate Professor at the School of Health Sciences
2014 - 2017
University of Akureyri, Head of the Nursing Department
1990 - 2011
University of Akureyri, Associate professor
1990 - 2010
Universtiy of Akureyri, Midwife at labour ward
2002 - 2010
Akureyri Hospital, Clinical specialist in midwifery care
2002 - 2008
University of Akureyri, Supervisor of distance learning program in midwifery education in cooporation with University of Iceland
1992 - 2000
Akureryi, Freelance midwife in homebirths and post-partum care
1992 - 2000
Health Care Clinic in Akureyri, Head Midwife

Research