Olav Schram Stokke

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Phone +47 22845964
Mobile phone +4799609048
Room 715
Available hours Tuesday 15-16, zoom https://uio.zoom.us/j/7457148591 after email appointment
Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1097 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • International relations
  • International environmental and resource management
  • International institutions and governance
  • Geopolitics and governance in the High North


  • International studies (bachelor, multidisciplinary introductory course) http://www.uio.no/studier/emner/sv/sv/INTER1000/
  • International politics (bachelor, introductory course) http://www.uio.no/studier/emner/sv/statsvitenskap/STV1200/
  • International environmental and resource politics (bachelor, advanced course) http://www.uio.no/studier/emner/sv/statsvitenskap/STV2250/
  • Geopolitics and Governance in the High North (master course) http://www.uio.no/studier/emner/sv/statsvitenskap/STV4227B/
  • Comparative studies (methods course, master) http://www.uio.no/studier/emner/sv/statsvitenskap/STV4020E/
  • Ph.D. seminar http://www.uio.no/studier/emner/sv/statsvitenskap/STV9100/

Higher education and employment history

  • Dr. philos., University of Oslo, Department of Political Science (2010); Cand. polit. (MA, 1987) and Cand.mag. (BA, 1984) same department, side fields economics and history 
  • Professor, University of Oslo, Department of Political Science (2013 - present)
  • Research Professor, Fridtjof Nansen Institute (2009-present), Senior Research Fellow (1994-2009), Research Fellow (1987-1994)
  • Research Director, Fridtjof Nansen Institute (1997–2003)
  • Fellow, Centre for Advanced Study at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (1999-2000)
  • Fellow,  International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis (1995)
  • Assistant Professor, Univerisity of Tromsø, College of Fisheries Science (1987)


  • Head of UiO multidisciplinary bachelor programme on International studies http://www.uio.no/studier/program/internasjonale-studier/index.html (2015-2020)
  • Board member, Department of Political Science, UiO (2016-2019)
  • Board member, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) (2016-2018)
  • Subject-area editor for political science, Polar Journal (Taylor & Francis) (2011–present)
  • Editorial board member, Internasjonal Politikk (Universitetsforlaget) (2012–2015)
  • Editorial board member, Climate Law (Brill) (2009–2014)
  • Editorial board member, Global Environmental Politics (MIT Press) (2001–2006)
  • Member of the Norwegian Academy for Polar Research (2013–present)


  • Research Professor, Fridtjof Nansen Institute
Tags: International Politics, International relations, International cooperation, International Political Economy, International institutions, International environmental governance, Nordic
Published Dec. 11, 2013 1:15 PM - Last modified Apr. 14, 2021 10:49 AM