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Published Mar. 22, 2017 11:23 AM

The Little Tools project organized a workshop on the sea and its economies on March 9th – 10th in Kabelvåg, Lofoten

Published Mar. 2, 2017 12:09 PM

The Norwegian Research Council has a limited understanding of the role of research in society, writes Kristin Asdal in the Norwegian business newspaper Dagens Næringsliv.

Published Feb. 28, 2017 11:40 AM

The number of international researchers at the Department of Psychology has reached one third of the total number of scientific staff.

Published Feb. 9, 2017 4:21 PM

Kristin Asdal speaking at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo, 15:00 on February 15th

Published Feb. 8, 2017 1:30 PM

The edited volume 'Humans, Animals and Biopolitics: The More-than-Human Condition' has been reviewed favourably in the journal cultural geographies.

Collage Life Science
Published Feb. 1, 2017 8:19 AM

Academic employees and students at UiO can apply UiO:Life Science for funds for partially financing of open events that are in line with the initiative's strategy. The next application deadline is 1st of June 2017.

Published Feb. 1, 2017 8:00 AM

Whether we're swiping, surfing or flirting in the office, the search for love is all around. What we may not realize, however, is that science is helping out, too.

Published Jan. 31, 2017 12:08 PM

​Inger Skjelsbæk, Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology, has been appointed Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Women, Peace and Security  at the London School of Economics.

Published Jan. 27, 2017 3:38 PM

Within the LittleTools project, you may find interesting, fun and relevant ideas for master theses about science, politics, the economy, and the environment - with a special focus on oceans, fish, and aquaculture.

Published Jan. 20, 2017 11:57 AM

The Little Tools team convened on Lysebu to discuss current projects and plan for the future.

Published Jan. 12, 2017 3:12 PM

Sage Journals has published an edition of Cultural Geographies which includes a book review of "Humans, Animals and Biopolitics: The More-than-Human Condition edited by TIKs Kristin Asdal and Tone Druglitrø

Published Jan. 6, 2017 10:03 AM

When the United Nations’ top anti-torture official tried to inspect an infamous prison in Gambia two years ago, officials there denied him access. So he protested all the way up the country’s chain of command.

Barcelona
Published Jan. 4, 2017 3:54 PM

GLOBUS researchers will chair a section at the EISA conference on International Relations in Barcelona, September 2017. The call for papers is now closed.

Published Jan. 2, 2017 9:54 AM

TIK continues its project with Telenor in 2017.

Panelists on stage
Published Dec. 9, 2016 9:43 AM

John Erik Fossum discussed the crisis of trust of EU citizens towards the European project at the Tatra Summit 2016, a prominent conference which aims to make a lasting contribution to defining the future of EU economic and political governance.

Portrait of Kalleberg
Published Nov. 30, 2016 1:33 PM

When Professor  Kalleberg passed away November 28, 2016, more than fifty years of engagement in sociology and in the UiO came to an end.

Heidi Østbø Haugen
Published Nov. 21, 2016 3:33 PM

Heidi Østbø Haugen was quoted in an article by the Associated Press on 18 November 2016.

Published Nov. 17, 2016 9:58 AM

Hi, Kamilla Knutsen Steinnes! You are in your third semester of a Master’s degree programme in psychology and, at the same time, work as a Communications Officer in the Junior Researcher Programme. What does that entail?

Portrait of Heidi Grundetjern
Published Nov. 10, 2016 2:55 PM

Heidi Grundetjern's 2015 article "Women’s gender performances and cultural heterogeneity in the illegal drug economy" won in the category for Supply, Supply Reduction and Crime.

OSIRIS intro by director Magnus Gulbrandsen at the launch
Published Nov. 8, 2016 1:22 PM

If you were unable to join the launch seminar at UiO in October - never fear, the entire thing is now available for viewing

Published Nov. 2, 2016 2:46 PM

Times Higher Education, known for producing ranking lists of the best universities in the world, has picked up the recent publication by TIKs Simen Enger and Fulvio Castellacci. 

Published Sep. 30, 2016 9:44 AM

PLATO will soon invite applications for 15 PhD positions to start from September/October 2017.

Published Sep. 26, 2016 2:51 PM

As the first faculty at the University of Oslo, SV has invited an external and international committee to evaluate the faculty’s PhD programme

OSIRIS logo
Published Sep. 22, 2016 3:56 PM

What does it take for research to make a difference in society?

Published Aug. 29, 2016 4:04 PM

2015 was a formidable year for ARENA in several regards. The annual report provides a comprehensive overview of the activities at Norway's leading research centre on European studies.