Sylvia Irene Lysgård

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Visiting address 0851 OSLO Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus Blokk B
Postal address Postboks 1108 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Social Sciences (Student)

Academic Interests

Lysgård's academic interests span a wide range of topics from technology development and the history of technology, to the history of science and the role science plays in policy-making. She has a specific research interest in Norwegian energy politics, as she is investigating the connections between political actors and the industry in Norway, and how they work to meet the challenges of climate change.

Higher education and employment history

Sylvia Lysgård holds a MA in STS, Science and Technology Studies (2006) from NTNU, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology. She has a Bachelor's diploma in Visual Communication and Media Science from Buskerud University College (HiBu) and NTNU. Before starting her research project, Lysgård worked as a consultant and project manager within the ICT industry. She also has experience as a student advisor and administrative consultant from both HiBu and NTNU.

Tags: Energy Policy, Science and policy, Renewable energy, Science and Technology Studies


  • Levold, Nora & Lysgård, Sylvia (2007). Internasjonaliseringsstrategier: Globalt arbeid – lokal kommunikasjon?, I: Nora Levold & Hendrik Storstein Spilker (red.),  Kommunikasjonssamfunnet: Moral, praksis og digital teknologi.  Universitetsforlaget.  ISBN 978-82-15-01159-2.  kapittel 9.  s 161 - 176

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  • Lysgård, Sylvia Irene & Swensen, Eirik Frøhaug (2013). Bevegelser i miljøfeltet. Kjetting og kapital – ja takk – begge deler?.

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Published Sep. 12, 2012 5:20 PM - Last modified Apr. 4, 2013 9:01 AM