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Ever wondered what a civilization is, how they come to be, or how to get rid of one? The newest issue of the student magazine Teknovatøren is here to help.
Call for papers for the panel 'Was Plato Right? Should the Experts Rule?' at the ECPR Joint Sessions 2016 in Pisa. Deadline for paper proposals: 1 December 2015.
The national budget for 2015 allocated NOK 31.2 million to the University of Oslo to develop more world-leading research communities. Two of the five selected belong to the Faculty of Social Sciences.
In an assessment of Federica Mogherini's first seven months in office, Tine E. J. Brøgger and Johanne D. Saltnes argue that she has managed to balance greater involvement of EU institutions in foreign affairs with respect for member states’ leading role.
Morten Egeberg and Jarle Trondal recently presented research on the development of a European administrative space, with the active participation by Norwegian State Secretaries Ingvild Næss Stub and Paul Chaffey.
In the autumn 2015 there are two up and coming elections at the Faculty of Social Sciences: The election of Dean/Vice-Dean of the Faculty and elections for the Faculty Board.
- I try to give of myself and to be very honest. I need to teach with both my intellect and my emotions, says Karen O'Brien.
At one of the last energy seminars offered this spring, Ronan Bolton spoke about how the United Kingdom is currently reconfiguring the market to promote low carbon investment.
This summer TIK will organize a PhD course called Knowledge, Innovation & Networks in Today's Economy.
The annual report provides a rich presentation of the activities at ARENA, Norway’s foremost research centre on European studies. In 2014, the staff produced a record-high level of publications.
Åse Gornitzka and Cathrine Holst have edited a special issue of Politics and Governance on the role of expert knowledge in EU decision-making. The full issue of the Open Access journal is available free of charge.
TIK has experienced great interest in its upcoming PhD course “The Politics and Practices of Methods”. The PhD course is now fully booked with a waiting list.
Christopher Lord and John Erik Fossum both contribute to a JEPP special issue on differentiated integration in the EU, edited by Lord and Benjamin Leruth.
Erik O. Eriksen has been invited to discuss his latest book The Normativity of the European Union at a seminar in Brussels on 23 February 2015.
In the TIK-seminar held Thursday February 12th, professor Marko Hekkert told an interesting story of the development of the technological innovation system (TIS) approach as a new, and now widely adopted, way of analyzing the emergence of new technologies.
Mai'a K. Davis Cross discusses how to maximize the potential of the European External Action Service (EEAS) in the magazine Border Crossing. The EU itself is a product of internal diplomacy, and many of its strengths can be applied to EEAS, she argues.
Guri Rosén, former PhD student at ARENA, has been awarded a three-year mobility grant for a post-doctoral project on the European Parliament's influence on EU external trade policy.
On January 15th, TIK hosted a seminar by Paul Bennoworth on social innovation and Grand Challenges.
Call for papers for the section 'Systems of Representation', with a total of seven panels at the ECPR General Conference 2015 in Montreal. Please contact the respective panel chairs for details on deadline and procedures.
"Cities are neglected spaces where things can happen", claimed professor Fred Steward in TIK's third Energy Revolution seminar. He presented cities as important arenas for the green transformation.
Jürgen Habermas has published a paper on European democracy in the ARENA Working Paper series.
Call for papers for the panel 'Transnational actors in the multi-level governance of knowledge policies' at the ECPR General Conference 2015 in Montreal. Deadline for paper proposals: 4 February 2015.
ARENA is part of a successful application to the Jean Monnet Programme. The ANTERO Jean Monnet Network aims to strenghten the interaction between research in the field of EU foreign policy and provide innovative, research-led teaching.
TIK's series of publication workshops will continue throughout 2015.
TIK has engaged in an exciting cooperation with the University of California’s Center for Science, Technology, Medicine, & Society (CSTMS). This week, the inititative holds it's very first workshop.