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Associate Professor
Alstveit, Marit { "honorific-suffix": "Associate Professor", "fn": "Alstveit, Marit", "tel": "Telephone: +47 5183 4181", "email": "" }

Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Department Faculty of Health Sciences
Room KA U-108
Priv. phone/mob +04790721186

Courses taught

Research areas

Women's Health, Public Health and Health Promotion

Selected publications

Willumsen, E. & Alstveit, M. (2012). Improving public health nursing - an example of community based research in Norway. International Practice Development Journal, 2 (2) [4]


Alstveit, M., (2012). Being pregnant and becoming a mother in light of employment: an interpretation of the perspectives of employed women and maternity care professionals (thesis), University of Stavanger


Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2011). Maternity care professionals? perceptions of supporting employed women in Norway. Nursing and Health Sciences, 13, 316-322.


Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2011). Readjusting one?s life in the tension inherent in work and motherhood. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 67, (10), 2151-2160


Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2010). Obtaining confirmation through social relationships: Norwegian first-time mothers? experiences while on maternity leave. Nursing and Health Sciences, 12, 113-118.


Alstveit, M., Severinsson, E. & Karlsen, B. (2010). Living on the edge of being overstretched ? a Norwegian qualitative study of employed pregnant women. Health Care for Women International, 31, 533-551



Current research

Work experience

Associate professor: 07.12.11-

Assistant professor: 01.08.02-07.12.11, 10.08.99-30.07.2001, 01.08.94-30.12.97

Secondary school teacher: 01.01.97-30.07.99

Public health nurse: 01.01.86- 30.07.97

Nurse: 16.08-82 - 30.12.84