• 2004 Research project Evaluation and follow-up of children in residential care – report from a pilot study (together with Pia Kyhle Westermark) at CUS/Socialstyrelsen [National Board of Health and Welfare].
  • 2005-2006 Responsible for the project Between family and institution (financial support by Allmänna Barnhuset [Childrens Foundation Stockholm].
  • 2005-2010 Responsible for the project Welfare in out-of-home care? A study of living conditions among children and youth in residential and foster care (together with Stefan Wiklund and Bo Vinnerljung, financial support by FAS [Swedish Council for Working Life and Social Research].
  • 2006-2011 Responsible for the project Evaluation of leaving care programme for youths who leave secure units (together with Tommy Lundström and Anders Bergmark, financial support The National Board of Institutional Care). Ongoing.
  • 2010 Grant for two months of visit to University of Queensland, Australia Professionalisation, out of home care and evidence based practice – the regime of child welfare in Australia and Sweden, financial support by FAS [Swedish Council for Working Life and Social Research].
  • 2012-2014 Responsible for the project The prerequisites and practice of audit – a study on the societal responsibility for children in out of-home-care (together with Stefan Wiklund) financial support by The Swedish Reseaerch Council.