Konferanser og seminarer


Tid og sted: 14. mai 2018 10:00 - 12:00, Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundts Building, University of Oslo

Professor Kathleen Blee and professor Michael Kimmel lectures on the relations between Gender and Extremism.

Tid og sted: 14. mai 2018 13:00 - 15. mai 2018 16:00, Undervisningsrom 1, Georg Sverdrups house, University of Oslo

This two-day workshop aims to bring together distinguished scholars from different scholarly fields to examine the various intersections of gender in extremist movements. Our aim is to better understand how notions of gender identities, values, norms and behaviours frame views and ideologies. We aim to examine the roles of men and women alike, and the extent to which gendered norms and values become an axis for differing political identifications, and outcomes.

Tid og sted: 1. aug. 2018 09:00 - 3. aug. 2018 17:00, Georg Sverdrups hus, University of Oslo, Blindern

Welcome to the 24th Nordic Conference in the Sociology of Religion ( NCSR 2018) in Oslo, Norway: Religion, politics and boundaries.



Tid og sted: 26. feb. 2018 14:15 - 15:30, Aud.5, Eilert Sundts House, UiO

We are pleased to invite you to a collaboration event between UiO:Energy and Cities and Socity: Climate and energy justice: Foregrounding space and place by professor Stefan Bouzarovski.

Tid: 1. feb. 2018 08:00 - 20:00

EUREX welcomes submission of abstracts for the workshop 'The role of expertise in policy-making – empirical scholarship and normative analysis'. The workshop will be held in Oslo 22-23 May 2018. Deadline for paper proposal: by Thursday 1 February 2018.

Tid og sted: 29. jan. 2018 12:00 - 17:00, Store møterom, Georg Sverdrups Hus

The conference will mark the closing of the Disease Prestige Project. The program will end with a reception marking the career of professor Dag Album and his work in medical sociology.

Thomas Hegghammer
Tid og sted: 25. jan. 2018 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesareal,2.etasje HH

Thomas Hegghammer, seniorforsker ved Forsvarets forskningsinstitutt, skal snakke om voldelig islamisme og jihadister, Velkommen!

Tid og sted: 14. des. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesarelet i 2.etasje, HH H

Lars Erik Kjekshus er sistemann ut i årets sosiologiseminarrekke. Han skal fortelle om sitt arbeid: "Reformering av offentlige organisasjoner - betydningen av tillit og lojalitet".

Don Mitchell
Tid og sted: 11. des. 2017 12:15 - 13:30, HH301

Don Mitchell fra Uppsala University er invitert til å holde årets siste foredrag seminarrekken til samfunnsgeografi. Tittelen på foredraget er:  Boise, ‘Africa,’ and the Limits to Capital: An Overview

Tid og sted: 7. des. 2017 14:15 - 15:30, Aud.4, Eilert Sundts Hus

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: Revolting New York: How 400 Years of Riot, Rebellion, Uprising, and Revolution Have Shaped a City by Don Mitchell.

Aung San Suu Ky
Tid og sted: 29. nov. 2017 09:00 - 30. nov. 2017 16:00, Håndverkeren Konferansesenter, Rosenkrantzgate 7

Join our two-days closing conference "Lessons learned from Indonesia in comparative perspectives, especially Myanmar and Scandinavia". We will summarise all major findings and discuss the implications for domestic and international policy making.

Tid og sted: 23. nov. 2017 09:15 - 10:30, Aud. 6 Eilert Sundts Hus

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: When Public Spaces are Also Private by Karen Franck from New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Tid og sted: 20. nov. 2017 09:00 - 15:30, Auditorium 2, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern

At this final conference NATION researchers will present insights from our data and analysis on negotiating the nation, drawing on top-down as well as bottom-up perspectives, honing in on the role of the media, providing international comparative perspectives, and foregrounding the roles of religion and religious diversity.

Tone Maia Liodden
Tid og sted: 16. nov. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesareal, 2.etasje, HH

Basert på sin doktorgradsavhandling, skal Tone Maia Liodden holde et foredrag om temaet: Institusjonelle betingelser for opplevelsen av tvil, ansvar og skjønnsrom i asylvurderinger.

Tid og sted: 23. okt. 2017 14:15 - 16:30, Aud.4, Eilert Sundts Hus

Welcome to a session with lectures by Loretta Lees from University of Leichester and Kim Dovey from University of Melbourne, followed by a panel discussion.

Jørn Ljunggren
Tid og sted: 12. okt. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesareal, 2.etasje HH

Jørn Ljunggren holder et foredrag med temaet: Den moderne norske arbeiderklassen: Fra stolthet til fordom?

Tid og sted: 10. okt. 2017 14:15 - 16:00, Aud.3, Eilert Sundts House

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: Debating Global Urbanisms: Beyond the Binaries in Comparative Urban Politics by Jennifer Robinson.

Tid og sted: 20. sep. 2017 12:15 - 14:00, Eilert Sundt building, University of Oslo, Blindern, Auditorium 5

Kathryn Edin is one of the worlds leading poverty researchers, working in the domains of welfare and low-wage work, family life, and neighborhood contexts. The lecture is about her book Doing the Best I Can (2013).


poor family in USA
Tid og sted: 19. sep. 2017 14:15 - 16:00, Aud 1, Eilert Sundts hus

The number of American families living on $2.00 per person, per day, has skyrocketed to one and a half million American households, including about three million children. Where do these families live? How did they get so desperately poor? And what do they do to survive?

professor alan mabin
Tid og sted: 15. sep. 2017 09:00 - 10:30, Auditorium 5, Eilert Sundts Hus, University of Oslo (Blindern Campus)

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: What Need for Southern Theory of Cities? by Alan Mabin.

Willy Pedersen
Tid og sted: 14. sep. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesareal, 2.etasje HH

Willy Pedersen innleder vår nye seminarrekke med temaet: Bilder av min hverdag: Bruk av mobil-appen MittBlikk for å belyse ungdomskultur.

Heidi Østbø Haugen
Tid og sted: 11. sep. 2017 12:15 - 13:30, (Styrerommet) HH221

Heidi Østbø Haugen innleder seminarrekken i samfunnsgeografi med temaet: Moving theory beyond its comfort zone. The China-Ghana chain for fashion jewelry.

Tid og sted: 6. sep. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Harriet Holters hus: Seminarrom 301

Bring your lunchbox and come join us for an interesting seminar where David Schlosberg will present and discuss his work on changes in the environmental movement .

Jon Elster
Tid og sted: 30. aug. 2017 12:15 - 13:30, Aud 1, Eilert Sundt House

Jon Elster is a new honorary doctor at University of Oslo and will hold the open lecture  On Anger in history. 

Jon Elster
Tid og sted: 29. aug. 2017 10:15 - 12:00, Aud 4, Eilert Sundts House

Department seminar: In addition to his honory doctor lecture, Jon Elster will hold an autobiographical lecture on the topic Marx and emotions.