Geir Ove Kværk

Senior Advisor
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Visiting address ARENA Centre for European Studies Sognsveien 68 2nd floor 0855 Oslo
Postal address Pb 1143 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Responsibilites

  • Research Advisor, responsibility for externally funded applications and projects (EU and NFR in particular).
  • Project Manager for GLOBUS (Reconsidering European Contributions to Global Justice), a four year RIA project funded by the EU's Horizon 2020, coordinated by ARENA and with partner institutions in Germany, Italy, Ireland, South Africa, China, Brazil and India.

 

Background

Kværk has been employed at ARENA since 2003, and was Administrative Director at the centre from 2011-2015.

From 2007-2011 Kværk was Project Manager for RECON (Reconstituting Democracy in Europe), a five year Integrated Project funded by the European Commission's Sixth Framework Programme (FP6), with 24 partner institutions in 12 European countries as well as New Zealand, and with an FP6 contribution of 5 million €.

Kværk was previously Project Manager for the research project CIDEL (Citizenship and Democratic Legitimacy in Europe), funded by the European Commission's Fifth Framework Programme (FP5).

Kværk holds a master's degree in political science from the University of Oslo, with a master's thesis on the involvement of civil society in the EU's Charter Convention (ARENA Report 6/2003). His undergraduate degree (cand.mag.) includes studies in French and the history and politics of Western Europe and North America.

Tags: Project management, International cooperation, External funding, EU, Research management, Research support

Publications

Fossum, John Erik,Schlesinger, Philip R. and Kværk, Geir Ove (2007) 'Public Sphere and Civil Society? Transformations of the European Union', ARENA Report No 2/2007, Oslo: ARENA.

Kværk, Geir Ove (2003) 'Legitimering gjennom rettigheter? En studie av arbeidet med EUs Charter om grunnleggende rettigheter, og sivilsamfunnets bidrag til dette', ARENA Report 6/2003, Oslo: ARENA.
 

  • Fossum, John Erik; Schlesinger, Philip R. & Kværk, Geir Ove (ed.) (2007). Public Sphere and Civil Society? Transformations of the European Union. ARENA report. 2.
  • Kværk, Geir Ove (2003). Legitimering gjennom rettigheter? En studie av arbeidet med EUs Charter om grunnleggende rettigheter, og sivilsamfunnets bidrag til dette.

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