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Published Sep. 19, 2017 1:52 PM

Is the oil industry able to adjust in a time of low oil prices and increased focus on environmentally friendly solutions?

Published Sep. 12, 2017 3:49 PM

Minister of Education and Research Torbjørn Røe Isaksen visited UiO today with promises of a start-up grant for UiO's new life science building

Published Aug. 31, 2017 9:21 AM

The European Commission calls GLOBUS an early success story in its interim evaluation of the Horizon 2020 programme. 

Published Aug. 21, 2017 1:01 PM

Apply UiO:Life Science for support for internationalization, conferences and other events. The application deadline is 1st of December 2017.

Published Aug. 15, 2017 11:46 AM

The research network PACO, of which ARENA is one of seven partners, holds its final conference in Brussels on 31 August 2017. 

Published Aug. 14, 2017 12:19 PM

Yet another publication by ARENA founder Johan P. Olsen has now surpassed 10 000 citations, according to Google Scholar. 

Published Aug. 11, 2017 11:19 AM

The research team in the SIVAC-project is in the process of preparing a comprehensive volume on the Norwegian petroleum industry, to be published by Routledge in the spring of 2018.

Published June 22, 2017 3:08 PM

The board of UiO:Life Science has decided to support the newly established School of Health Innovation at UiO, NTNU and Karolinska Institutet. With this UiO:Life Science wants to contribute to establish a new strong player in the UiO ecosystem of innovation.

Wolfgang Wessels
Published June 15, 2017 9:46 AM

A conference on differentiated integration was staged in Oslo on 18 and 19 May 2017. 

Published June 14, 2017 2:51 PM

On Tuesday 30 May 2017, Professor Hussein Kassim and Professor Sara Connolly from the University of East Anglia gave the presentation 'One EU civil service or many? The General Secretariat of the Council and the European Commission compared'.

Published June 1, 2017 11:39 AM

The European Union is both a target and an arena for populism, writes John Erik Fossum in the Canadian journal of opinion Inroads.

Published May 23, 2017 2:09 PM

The problem of learning in aid evaluation has been debated for decades – but it is still as challenging as ever. A new research report explores how learning and accountability in practice are hard to reconcile.

ARENA annual report
Published May 19, 2017 4:24 PM

2016 was a busy year for ARENA. The centre launched three new research projects and was awarded a forth, to begin in 2017.  

Published May 11, 2017 3:39 PM

The GLOBUS grant is a new opportunity for master's students writing about the EU's contribution to global justice. 

Published Mar. 22, 2017 11:23 AM

The Little Tools project organized a workshop on the sea and its economies on March 9th – 10th in Kabelvåg, Lofoten

Published Mar. 2, 2017 12:09 PM

The Norwegian Research Council has a limited understanding of the role of research in society, writes Kristin Asdal in the Norwegian business newspaper Dagens Næringsliv.

Published Feb. 28, 2017 11:40 AM

The number of international researchers at the Department of Psychology has reached one third of the total number of scientific staff.

Published Feb. 9, 2017 4:21 PM

Kristin Asdal speaking at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo, 15:00 on February 15th

Published Feb. 8, 2017 1:30 PM

The edited volume 'Humans, Animals and Biopolitics: The More-than-Human Condition' has been reviewed favourably in the journal cultural geographies.

Collage Life Science
Published Feb. 1, 2017 8:19 AM

Academic employees and students at UiO can apply UiO:Life Science for funds for partially financing of open events that are in line with the initiative's strategy. 

Published Feb. 1, 2017 8:00 AM

Whether we're swiping, surfing or flirting in the office, the search for love is all around. What we may not realize, however, is that science is helping out, too.

Published Jan. 31, 2017 12:08 PM

​Inger Skjelsbæk, Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology, has been appointed Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Women, Peace and Security  at the London School of Economics.

Published Jan. 27, 2017 3:38 PM

Within the LittleTools project, you may find interesting, fun and relevant ideas for master theses about science, politics, the economy, and the environment - with a special focus on oceans, fish, and aquaculture.

Published Jan. 20, 2017 11:57 AM

The Little Tools team convened on Lysebu to discuss current projects and plan for the future.

Published Jan. 6, 2017 10:03 AM

When the United Nations’ top anti-torture official tried to inspect an infamous prison in Gambia two years ago, officials there denied him access. So he protested all the way up the country’s chain of command.