Hes-so Valais


Peter Voll

Peter Voll
RoleFull professor UAS
QualificationsDr.rer.soc. (Soziologie, Universität Bielefeld), Lic. phil. I (Philosophie, Soziologie, Universität Zürich);
Phone+41 58 606 92 87

After university, Peter Voll first did research in sociology of religion before turning to field of social work. Among others, he there developed the Swiss statistic of addiction treatment and did the first national social scientific research project on child protection in to civil law. He was head research of the Lucerne School of Social work, collaborator of the Swiss Forum of Migration and Population Studies and taught quantitative research methods at the University of Neuchâtel. For 10 years, he was head research of the School of Social Work Valais (2009-2019).

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Social Work and Law

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