Funding of new convergence environments 2018/2019
June 25, 2018 8:31 AM
Today UiO:Life Science funds seven convergence environments – interdisciplinary research groups that address major challenges within the life sciences related to health and environment/sustainability. Now a new application round starts. The registration deadline for the digital meeting place and workshops is 22 August.
Want to work as Postdoctoral fellow at C-REX?
June 21, 2018 2:46 PM
The Announcement for a position as Assistant Professor (Postdoctoral Fellow) on the Extreme Right, Hate Crime and Political Violence is available.
Carl Henrik Knutsen, Tore Wig and Håvard Nygård won the NEPS medal
June 21, 2018 11:40 AM
NEPS MEDAL for the best publication in Peace Science
Even in the gender-egalitarian society Norway people judge feminists by their looks
June 19, 2018 11:08 AM
A new study shows that Norwegians perceive feminist women as masculine, while they picture feminist men as feminine.
The European Union – between Scylla and Charybdis?
June 18, 2018 7:23 PM
Since 2008, the European Union faces a range of existential threats between populism, technocracy, and mediatisation. How can the EU address the rise of populist parties, the expanding role of the EU’s depoliticized bodies, and the world of social media?
Revival of 'The Reforming Organization'
June 11, 2018 2:35 PM
Johan P. Olsen’s ‘The Reforming Organization’ has been published in a new edition by Routledge. The book is increasingly relevant, following a revived interest in formal reform and their impact on practical organizational outcomes.
Gender and extremism lectures of Blee and Kimmel online
May 16, 2018 11:38 AM
The excellent lectures from Kathleen Blee and Michael Kimmel are now available online.
Lecture on Ezra Pound's influence on post-war fascism
May 16, 2018 11:37 AM
Andrea Rinaldis lecture Ezra Pound's influence on post-war fascism is finaly online.
Bunad: More than a garment
May 15, 2018 2:17 PM
Can anyone wear a bunad? Is it a real bunad if it is made in China? Is it a symbol of origin and roots or a nationalistic symbol? Thomas Hylland Eriksen explains the Norwegian obsession with this tradional garment.
What democracy looked like 200 years ago
May 9, 2018 12:45 PM
How democratic was Norway in 1814? A new dataset allows you to explore the different dimensions of democracy from 1789 until now.