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Curriculum

Education

  • Professional postgraduate teacher training, University of Southern Denmark - Science of Health, 2008.
  • PhD, Copenhagen University, 2004.
  • MSc, Roskilde University 1996.

Academic career

  • Professor in Epidemiology and Biodemography, University of Southern Denmark, 2019-

  • Head of the steering board for Interdisciplinary Center on Population Dynamics, University of Southern Denmark, 2019-
  • Head of Health Unit on Biodemography, Interdisciplinary Center on Population Dynamics, University of Southern Denmark, 2014-
  • Deputy Head, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging University of Southern Denmark, 2014-2018
  • Associate Professor, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Biodemography, University of Southern Denmark, 2009-
  • Assistant Professor, University of Southern Denmark, 2007-
  • Post Doc, Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, 2006-07.
  • Project manager for the National Morbidity Survey 2005 in Denmark, 2005-06.
  • Scientist at Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, the Danish Cancer Society, 2004-05.
  • PhD student at Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences – University of Copenhagen, 2000-04.
  • Teacher at University of Copenhagen – Teaching epidemiology at Institute of Public Health. 2000-2006.
  • Scientist at Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences – University of Copenhagen. 1999-2000.
  • Teacher at Denmark’s International Study (DIS). Teaching Arctic Biology in a 6½ week summer program for American students in Iceland, 1999.
  • Scientist at Centre for Research in Health & Social Statistics of The Danish National Research Foundation. 1998-99.
  • Scientist at Roskilde University 1996-98.

 

Research areas

Epidemiology, Demography, Descriptive epidemiology, Cancer epidemiology, Mortality, Reproduction, Fertility.

External positions

Project manager for the National Morbidity Survey 2005 in Denmark and scientist at National Institute of Public Health in Denmark, Hvidovre Hospital

20052006

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Research Output 1996 2020

Cohort Effect
Alleles
Gene-Environment Interaction
Medical Genetics
Denmark
8 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Cohort Studies
Smoking
Oceania
Sex Characteristics
North America

Sex differences in health and mortality by income and income changes

Ahrenfeldt, L. J., Pedersen, J. K., Thinggaard, M., Christensen, K. & Lindahl-Jacobsen, R., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 74, 3, p. 225-231 213096.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Sex Characteristics
Health
Women's Health
Proxy
Denmark
2 Downloads (Pure)

Advanced parental age at conception and sex affects mitochondrial DNA copy number in human and fruit flies

Mengel-From, J., Svane, A. M., Pertoldi, C., Kristensen, T. N., Loeschcke, V., Skytthe, A., Christensen, K., Lindahl-Jacobsen, R., Hjelmborg, J. & Christiansen, L., 13. Nov 2019, In : The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 74, 12, p. 1853-1860

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Fruit
Parents
Maternal Age
Health
Drosophila melanogaster
Caregivers
Cross-Sectional Studies
Depression
Odds Ratio
Neoplasms

Activities 2010 2020

Association between Paternal Medication Use Prior to Conception and Adverse Birth Outcomes (Event)

Maarten Jan Wensink (Chairman), Michael L Eisenberg (Chairman), Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen (Participant), John Tamaresis (Participant), Ying Lu (Participant)
8. Jan 2020

Activity: MembershipMembership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

Member of Assessment Commitee for Associate Professorship (Event)

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen (Member), Åse Marie Hansen (Chairman)
28. Nov 201910. Dec 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

Health Sciences, Ph.d. School Development Seminar (Event)

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen (Participant)
18. Nov 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

D-IAS Workshop at Gl. Avernæs Castle

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen (Participant)
7. Nov 2019

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

Meeting with chief of communication, Sampension in Copenhangen

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen (Co-author), Søren Kjærgaard (Guest lecturer), Jens Ringsmose (Guest lecturer)
8. Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Press / Media

Ny professor skal forske i mænd og kvinders levetid

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen

18/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Professor i epidemiologi og demografi

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen

29/09/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Professor i epidemiologi og demografi

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen

29/09/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Professor i epidemiologi og demografi

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen

29/09/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Professor i epidemiologi og demografi

Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen

29/09/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media