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  • Joe Biden sitting at a desk signing the law
    Will the USA’s first climate legislation produce green results? Oct. 31, 2022 8:00 AM

    President Biden is seeking to entice Americans into adopting a green economy by offering subsidies and tax benefits. However, political ideology could stand in the way of America's first climate bill having the effects that Biden is seeking.

  • Research Assistant wanted for research on nuclear weapons disarmament and nonproliferation Jan. 12, 2022 3:48 PM

    We are recruiting 1 full time research assistant to assist with research and administrative tasks focusing on nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation at the Department of Political Science, UiO. The position is funded by Alva Myrdal Center. The main tasks will include background research, archival research (in Norwegian archives), administrative assistance and web design.

  • Research Assistants wanted for two projects on autocratic politics Sep. 10, 2021 3:44 PM

    We are recruiting 4-5 research assistants (RAs) for two research projects, involving several researchers at the Department of Political Science, UiO. The positions are part-time, tasks are varied, and training/work may begin already in October for some of the recruited RAs.