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Published Dec. 12, 2018 6:38 PM

Kristin Asdal and Marte Mangset have written a blog post for the website Sociology Lens. They present their work on the inner working of the State.

Published Dec. 11, 2018 1:57 PM
Published Dec. 5, 2018 12:49 PM

Our newest blog post describes how the OSIRIS team has tested a new method for mapping the use of research by practitioners and policymakers in the public sector.

Published Nov. 22, 2018 9:50 AM

OSIRIS is happy to announce two new members of the research team: Postdoctoral fellow Trust Saidi (TIK) and Ph.D candidate Derry Keohane (MIoIR).

Published Nov. 20, 2018 1:24 PM

On November 5-6th in Vienna, OSIRIS researchers Kate Barker and Maria Karaulova presented their paper on the user dimension of scientific impact.

Published Nov. 12, 2018 3:34 PM

On October 31st, the Science Studies Colloquium Series organised a panel on Responsible Research in the Life Sciences at Oslo Litteraturhuset. Anne Kveim Lie (Institute of Health and Society) and Kristin Asdal (TIK) chaired the discussion. 

Published Nov. 8, 2018 8:51 AM

Presentations of the ongoing OSIRIS case studies and other empirical work are now available online.

Published Nov. 2, 2018 12:38 PM

The Little Tools team was lucky to receive two visitors this fall.

Published Oct. 25, 2018 5:09 PM

Kristin Asdal is one of the speakers at Arctic Day 2018 on 31 October 2018.

Published Oct. 19, 2018 4:21 PM

Researcher Gry Cecilie Høiland will defend her thesis «Frontline policy implementation in public organizations. A sociological analysis of the ‘how and why’ of implementation gaps» on November 1st.

Published Oct. 19, 2018 3:38 PM

OSIRIS is happy to welcome two new team members: Postdoctoral fellow Silje M. Tellmann and researcher Gry C. Høiland

Published Oct. 17, 2018 3:10 PM

On September 10-11th, the OSIRIS consortium gathered in Valencia to discuss preliminary results and progress, and welcome new team members.

Published Oct. 14, 2018 11:07 PM

The first paper in the new working paper series is titled "From Commodification to Co-modification", written by Professor Kristin Asdal, leader of the Little Tools project.

Published Oct. 12, 2018 3:09 PM

Students, researchers and practicioners from all over Europe contributed to a successful EU-SPRI Summer School on the science system in the 21st century.

Published Oct. 3, 2018 4:39 PM

- Parents, schools and friends matter tremendously in our lives, but they don’t change who we are. We would essentially be the same person if we had been adopted at birth, says Robert Plomin.

Published Sep. 27, 2018 12:34 PM

Taking the case of the Norwegian petroleum industry as its vantage point, this book discusses the question of industrial transformations in resource-based industries.

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Published Sep. 17, 2018 8:26 AM

Public R&D funding schemes are costly. In their new blog post, OSIRIS researchers at Statistics Norway show how such schemes affect norwegian firms.

Published Aug. 27, 2018 9:32 AM

- This trip has given me great opportunities to learn about international research on energy consumption and car use, and to present my own work within energy, transportation and sustainability transitions. I will continue to work towards a publication of the paper I presented. I am grateful for the funding and opportunities provided by UiO: Energy says Elisabeth M.C. Svennevik.

Published Aug. 10, 2018 9:52 AM

At present UiO:Life Science funds seven convergence environments that address major challenges within life sciences related to health and environment/sustainable growth. A new application round starts now. Researchers from all units at UiO are welcome to participate.

Published Aug. 10, 2018 8:54 AM
Published Aug. 9, 2018 8:23 AM
Published Aug. 6, 2018 4:57 PM

In May 2018 Kristin Asdal participated in a panel discussion arranged by "Historiekollektivet". The discussion is now available as podcast (in Norwegian).

Published July 9, 2018 1:27 PM

OSIRIS researchers at Statistics Norway have published a discussion paper analyzing the impact of all major sources of direct and indirect R&D subsidies to industries in Norway during the period 2002-2013.

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Published July 3, 2018 2:40 PM

The OISRIS blog welcomes a new author: MA student Grischa Fraumann, who has written a thesis about altmetrics and research funding.

Published June 26, 2018 11:24 AM

In mid-September, the TIK Centre will host the EU-SPRI summer school aimed at PhD candidates, early stage researchers and Science policy practitioners from the public sector and consultancies. This course will focus on the science system in the 21st century.