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Professional Ethics

The research group in professional ethics is a multidisciplinary group open for employees at Volda University College, Molde University College and health personnel in the region (Helse Møre og Romsdal). The research group belongs to the Ph.D.-programme in Health sciences and social work. We investigate moral and ethical problems and emphasize studying both relational and contextual aspects of moral dilemmas. 


  • The research group is devoted to studying topics which are central to the PhD programme. 
  • The research group supports PhD students and employees working within the field of professional ethics and assists candidates who want to develop PhD projects within this field.
  • The group is a forum for developing applications for national and international research funds. 

More information

Please contact Kjartan Leer-Salvesen, associate professor, Volda University College +47 416 59 805


Published Mar. 6, 2019 9:26 AM - Last modified Nov. 10, 2020 2:01 PM