Here you find information about the research conducted by the university’s 53 professors, 137 senior lecturers, 51 docents, 175 lecturers, and 63 doctoral students (November 2017).

Amira Sofie Sandin

Amira Sofie Sandin


Doctoral Student

Swedish School of Library and Information Science; Swedish School of Library and Information Science

Phone: 033-4354085

E-mail: amira_sofie.sandin@hb.se

Room number: C520

Signature: AMSA

I work as a doctoral student in the field of Social Media Studies. Using participatory research as the research method, my research is focused on youths´ identity construction in, and through, social media.

I have worked at the University of Borås as a teacher since 2010. Before that, I worked as a children’s librarian. 

Title of Dissertation

Confront and conform: The role of Social Media for youths´ identity construction.


Principal Supervisor


  • Barbro Johansson, docent etnologi. Centrum för konsumtionsvetenskap