University of Bergen

The list below gives an overview of PhD courses organized by the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Bergen.

For more information, please visit UiBs own course website.

Upcoming

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2021Dec. 10, 2021, UiB

Course leader: 

Professor Zuzana Murdoch (UiB)

Course website

Course credits:

10 ECTS

Deadline for registration:

15 November, 2021

Time: Mar. 7, 2022Mar. 18, 2022

Course leaders

Associate Professor Marija Slavkovik, University of Bergen

Lecturers

The course is given jointly by Marija Slavkovik (UiB) and Miria Grisot from the University of Oslo. The students can register either at UiB or at UiO. The lectures will include invited guest lecturers from among the international academic researchers in AI ethics, as well as NAV and Datatilsynet.

Course website

Course credits

10 ECTS 

Deadline for registration

February 1st, 2022

Course dates

Postponed to spring 2022, week 10 and 11.  Due to the pandemics the course is planned as an online event. If conditions improve a live event will be planned. The course is planned as a two week event.

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Time and place: Mar. 28, 2022Mar. 31, 2022, Paris, Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris. 54, Boulevard Raspail

Course leader

Prof. Knut Rio, University of Bergen

Lecturers

Joffrey Becker - Human Technology Center, RWTH Aachen

Anya Bernstein - Harvard

Bjørn Enge Bertelsen - UiB

Kerry Chance - UiB

Annelin Eriksen - UiB

Knut Rio - UiB

Roger Strand - UiB

Course website

Course credits

10 or 5 ECTS

Deadline for registration

January 21st, 2022

 

Time and place: June 7, 2022June 10, 2022, University of Bergen

Course leaders

Professor Brita Ytre-Arne and Professor Hallvard Moe, University of Bergen

Lecturers

To be submitted later. The course is part of a formalized collaboration between UiB and Roskilde University. In addition to lecturers from these institutions, three external lecturers will be invited, one for each of the main course days.

Course website

Course credits

10 or 5 ECTS 

Deadline for registration

March 1st, 2022

Course dates

7 - 10 June 2022

Previous

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2021Nov. 30, 2021, UiB, Media City Bergen

Academic responsible

Professor David Herbert

Lecturers

Internal:

Dag Elgesem (Media and Communications, UiB)

Gidske Andersen (Human Geography, UiB)

Knut Helland (Media and Communications, UiB)

Knut Mikjel Rio (Anthropology, UiB)

Ragnhild Overå (Human Geography, UiB)

External:

Alberta Giorgi, (Media and Communications, University of Bergamo, Italy)

John Boy, (Cultural Anthropology, University of Leiden, Netherlands)

Hande Eslen Ziya, (Media and Communications, University of Stavanger)

Course credits 5 or 10 ECTS

Course description

Dates: 

Session 1: 13 to 16 September (5 and 10 ECTS)

Session 2: November 2 days tbc (10 ECTS)

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2021Sep. 17, 2021, UiB

Academic responsible Professor Ingunn Johanne Ness

Lecturers Prof. Birgit Kopainsky, Ingunn Johanne Ness & Hiwa Målen

Course credits 5 ECTS

Course description

Dates: 13 to 16 September 2021

 

Time and place: Aug. 9, 2021Aug. 23, 2021, Digital course

Course leaders: 

Professors Siri Gloppen and Marit Skivenes (UiB)

Course website

Course credits:

3 or 10 ECTS

Course content

The digital course offers an introduction to the debates on the potential and limits of law as an instrument of social change, and opportunities to engage with some of the foremost scholars in the field, and international research projects currently seeking better answers to these questions.

Deadline for registration:

1 June, 2021

Time and place: June 16, 2021 9:00 AM4:00 PM, tba

Course leader(s): Professor Rune J. Krumsvik, UiB and Associate Professor Fredrik M. Røkenes, NTNU

Lecturer(s): Professor Rune J. Krumsvik, UiB and Associate Professor Fredrik M. Røkenes, NTNU

Course website  

Course credits: 1 or 3 ECTS

Deadline for registration: 09.06.2021

Time and place: 16.06.2021 - 09.00–16.00, Place to be announced

Time and place: May 27, 2021 9:00 AM4:00 PM, Auditorium 2, 2. floor, NLA Høgskolen, Sandviken, Amalie Skrams vei 3

Course leader(s): Professor Frédérique Brossard Børhaug, VID & Professor Solveig M. Reindal, NLA

Lecturer(s): Professor Frédérique Brossard Børhaug, VID & Professor Solveig M. Reindal, NLA

Course website  

Course credits: 1 or 2 ECTS

Deadline for registration: 20.05.2021

Time and place: 27.05.2021 - 09.00–16.00, Auditorium 2, 2. floor, NLA Høgskolen, Sandviken, Amalie Skrams vei 3

Time and place: May 11, 2021 9:00 AM4:00 PM, online via Zoom

Course leader(s): Professor Rune Johan Krumsvik, University of Bergen

Lecturer(s): Professor Rune Johan Krumsvik, University of Bergen

Course website  

Course credits: 1 or 3 ECTS

Deadline for registration: 04.05.2021

Time and place: 11.05.2021 - 09.00–16.00, online via Zoom

Time and place: Apr. 21, 2021 9:00 AM4:00 PM, online via Zoom

Course leader(s): Professor Rune Johan Krumsvik, University of Bergen

Lecturer(s): Professor Rune Johan Krumsvik, University of Bergen

Course website  

Course credits: 1 or 3 ECTS

Deadline for registration: 15.04.2021

Time and place: 21.04.2021 - 09.00–16.00, online via Zoom

Time and place: Mar. 15, 2021June 8, 2021, Digital/Stockholm

Course leaders

Professor Barbara Wasson, University of Bergen

Lecturers

Barbara Wasson (UiB), Morten Misfeldt (UCPH), Jesper Bruun (UCPH), Daniel Spikol (MAO(UCPH)), Mohammed Saqr (UEF/KTH), and Olga Viberg (KTH)

Course website

Course credits

7,5 ECTS (full course) or 5 ECTS (partial course)

Deadline for registration

March 1st, 2021

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Time and place: Nov. 2, 2020Nov. 4, 2020, Solstrand hotel, Solstrandvegen 200, 5200 Os, Norway.

Course leaders

Prof. Knut Rio and Prof. Bjørn Enge Bertelsen, University of Bergen

Lecturers

Yasmeen Arif, University of Dehli

Sian Lazar, University of Cambridge

Morten Nielsen, National Museum of Denmark

Knut Rio, UiB

Bjørn Enge Bertelsen, UiB

Course website

Course credits

10

Deadline for registration

September 25th, 2020

 

Time and place: Aug. 12, 2020Aug. 21, 2020, University of Bergen, or digital if campus is closed.

Course leaders: 

Siri Gloppen (UiB) and César Rodriguez Garavito (New York University). 

Lecturers: 

Michael McCann (University of Washington/UW), Jackie Dugard (Wits University), Namita Wahi (CPR, India); Daniel Brinks (UT Austin), Rachel Cichowski (UW), Jeff Staton (Emory Univeristy); Jeroen van der Sluis* (UiB), Fiona Shen-Bayh (Willian and Mary Univerisity), Sylvia Tamale (Makerere University) Antonio De Lauri (CMI): Michael Barnett (George Wahshingtion University); Jayna Kothary (CLPR, India). Sudhir Krishnaswamy (National Law School of India); Alicia Yamin (Harvard University); Rachel Sieder (CIESAS, Mexico) 

 

Course website

 

Course credits:

3 or 10 ECTS

 

Deadline for registration:

4 May, 2020 (New deadline)

Time and place: June 18, 2020June 19, 2020, University of Bergen

Course leader(s)

Hanne Riese, Kjersti Lea, Gunn Elisabeth Søreide and Gry Heggli

Lecturer(s)

Hanne Riese, Kjersti Lea, Gunn Elisabeth Søreide and Gry Heggli

Course website

 Course credits

1 or 3 ECTS

Deadline for registration

15.06.2020

Time and place: June 17, 2020June 24, 2020, Online

Note

This course will be delivered online. Learning resources will be accessible through the portal Mitt UiB, and seminars held as video webinars on Zoom

Course leaders

Professor Marit Skivenes, University of Bergen

Lecturers

Hans Lund, professor HVL Marit Skivenes, professor UiB International experts on SR

Course website

Course credits

10 ECTS (full course) or 3 ECTS (partial course)

Deadline for registration

May 31st, 2020

Time and place: May 4, 2020May 6, 2020, The Digital Social Science Core Facility (DIGSSCORE) Faculty of Social Sciences

Course leaders

Elisabeth Ivarsflaten, UiB/ DIGSSCORE Endre Tvinnereim, UiB/ Department of Administration and Organization Science Erik Knudsen, UiB/DIGSSCORE

Lecturers

Mike Tomz, Stanford University Endre Tvinnereim, UiB/ Department of Administration and Organization Science

Course website

Course credits

10 or 7,5 ECTS

Deadline for registration

March 1st, 2020

Time and place: Mar. 9, 2020Mar. 10, 2020, Universitetet i Bergen

Course leader(s)

Marit Ulvik, Ingrid Helleve, Edel Karin Kvam

Lecturer(s)

Marit Ulvik, Ingrid Helleve, Vegard Kvam

Course website