Irene Øvstebø Tvedten

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Phone +47-22841607
Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1108 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Social Sciences (Student)

Academic interests

Tvedten is interested in the ways knowledge is used, negotiated and produced in efforts to mitigate climate change. In her ongoing PhD project, Tvedten studies how the Norwegian maritime industry and Norwegian policy makers work to enable a more climate- and environment friendly shipping industry.


Tvedten holds a Master's degree in European Studies of Society, Science, and Technology (STS) from the University of Oslo (2011).

Tvedten holds a Bachelor's degree in Media Studies from the University of Oslo (2007).


Tags: Science policy, Climate change, Science and Technology Studies


  • Sundqvist, G.; Gasper, Des; St. Clair, Asuncion; Hermansen, Erlend Andre T.; Yearley, Steven; Tvedten, Irene Øvstebø & Wynne, Brian (2017). One world or two? Science–policy interactions in the climate field. Critical Policy Studies.  ISSN 1946-0171. . doi: Show summary

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Published Oct. 21, 2014 4:14 PM - Last modified Feb. 20, 2017 1:08 PM