Sigríður Sía Jónsdóttir

General information


Expert opinion

Teaching record

Occupation: Assistant Professor
Phone: 460 8472
Office hours:

By appointment

Academic Background

1881  Midwife,  the Icelandic midwifery School
1987  BSc in nursing,  University of Iceland
1992  MS in nursing, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, USA


Academic/Research Interests

Intimate partner violence and pregnancy

Work Experience

2009 -  current        Assistant professor,  Health sience institute, University of Akureyri
2009 -  current        Quality manager, Akureyri Hospital, Akureyri, Iceland
2007 - 2009            Nursing educatior, Akureyri Hospital, Akureyri, iceland
2000 - 2006            Director of midwivery, High risk care clinic, Reykjavik community health services, Iceland
1996 - 2000            Assistant professor, Universtiy of Akureyri, Akureyri, Iceland
1996 - current        Adjunkt, Midwifery education, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
1994 - 1996           Perinatala clinical nursing specialist (CNS), Hackensack University Medicla Center, NJ, USA
1992 - 1996           Staff nurse (RN), High risk pregnancy,  OB/GYN unit, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY,

Other information

2006 - current   Editorial board memeber, MCN, The american journal of maternal child nursing.
2003 - current   IBCLC