Published Mar. 15, 2018 1:54 PM

We are pleased to announce OSIRIS’ first newsletter. Here you will find some of the highlights of 2017. It sums up an active 2017 - with focus on conceptual and methodological work.

European Parliament member in red dress holding placard that says MeToo.
Published Mar. 7, 2018 3:49 PM

- Initiatives to push the gender equality agenda often meet resistance from member states and powerful interest organisations, says EU researcher Helena Seibicke in this interview on the International Women's Day.

Published Mar. 6, 2018 2:50 PM

In mid-December 2017 the OSIRIS team co-hosted and participated at the Workshop on Medical Innovation at the University of Iceland.

Published Mar. 6, 2018 1:09 PM

Are you in constant pain and suffering from memory issues or confusion, even depression? Professor of Neuropsychology Nils Inge Landrø at the University of Oslo talks to Dr. Carol Bernstein about his research on the link between chronic pain and cognitive functioning

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Published Mar. 2, 2018 2:31 PM

Béatrice Cointe is a new addition to the Little Tools project, strengthening the group's capabilities in researching economic transcriptions of fish.


Published Feb. 26, 2018 10:57 AM
Published Feb. 21, 2018 3:29 PM

UiO:Nordic is announcing funding for two interdisciplinary research groups for the period 2019–2021.

The deadline is September 15 2018.

Published Feb. 7, 2018 10:25 AM

On Tuesday 6 February, Professor Jens Blom-Hansen from Aarhus University presented the paper 'Reputation and Organizational Politics: Inside the EU Commission'

Published Feb. 2, 2018 6:32 PM

Call for abstracts for Nordic Branding workshop in Paris 20 -22 June 2018 on Gender Equality as Branding: Moving Beyond Nordic Exceptionalism

Published Feb. 1, 2018 1:14 PM

Six new teams have been admitted to UiO´s innovation programme SPARK Norway. They will develop their ideas within health-related life sciences for the benefit of patients and society.

Published Jan. 26, 2018 3:13 PM

The new master programme Global-MINDS is launching. Ten international students have arrived to take part in the first-ever term at PSI.

Published Jan. 16, 2018 9:02 AM
Published Jan. 10, 2018 11:59 AM

All bachelor level students are welcome to join the ESST undergraduate essay competition 2018.

Published Dec. 22, 2017 3:10 PM

Kristin Asdal participates in a debate on research dissemination, organized by the University of Oslo and Nytt norsk tidsskrift.

Published Dec. 22, 2017 2:20 PM

Kristin Asdal and Hilde Reinertsen comment on the political impact of a report on the future of Norwegian fish farming.

Published Dec. 15, 2017 10:11 AM
Published Dec. 15, 2017 8:50 AM

The new innovation programme SPARK Norway at UiO has admitted the first research groups – so called SPARKees. They will develop their ideas within health-related life sciences further for the benefit of patients and society. 

Published Dec. 13, 2017 9:40 AM

UiO:Life Science will fund up to 20 summer research projects between April and October 2018 for students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at UiO. We are now seeking projects and invite you to apply for a student by providing a relevant project. The application deadline is extended to 25 February 2018.

Published Dec. 13, 2017 9:24 AM

UiO:Life Science will fund up to 20 summer research projects for students between April and October 2018. All students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at University of Oslo are eligible to apply. The application deadline was 15 February 2018.

Published Dec. 11, 2017 11:08 PM

In the last week of November OSIRIS organised a successful PhD course called "Science, innovation and impact". 

Published Dec. 7, 2017 10:00 AM

SPARK Norway is a two-year innovation programme to further develop ideas within health-related life sciences for the benefit of patients and society. Researchers from UiO and affiliated research groups at OUS or Ahus can apply UiO:Life Science to be included in the programme.

Published Dec. 5, 2017 2:21 PM

Professor receives second prestigious grant from the EU, joining the ranks of only five researchers in Norway to have achieved this feat.

Published Oct. 26, 2017 2:03 PM

The OSIRIS blog is happy to post a new blog post. This time from Isamel Ràfols, on measuring societal impact.

Logo of the Atlanta Conference 2017
Published Oct. 17, 2017 8:33 AM

Wednesday 11th of October OSIRIS-members organized a session on new directions in impact measurements at the Atlanta Conference on Science and Innovation Policy.

picture of words related to blog post
Published Oct. 11, 2017 1:15 PM

The OSIRIS blog is now launched. Here we write shorter dissemination and opinion pieces about impact of research based on our activities within OSIRIS. The first blog post is from Richard Woolley and Nicolas Robinson-Garcia. They go behind the evaluation results from the UK to discuss what the weak but positive correlation between excellence and impact means.