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Publisert Nov. 12, 2018 3:34 PM

On October 31st, the Science Studies Colloquium Series organised a panel on Responsible Research in the Life Sciences at Oslo Litteraturhuset. Anne Kveim Lie (Institute of Health and Society) and Kristin Asdal (TIK) chaired the discussion. 

Publisert Nov. 8, 2018 8:51 AM

Presentations of the ongoing OSIRIS case studies and other empirical work are now available online.

Publisert Nov. 2, 2018 12:38 PM

The Little Tools team was lucky to receive two visitors this fall.

Publisert Oct. 25, 2018 5:09 PM

Kristin Asdal is one of the speakers at Arctic Day 2018 on 31 October 2018.

Publisert Oct. 19, 2018 4:21 PM

Researcher Gry Cecilie Høiland will defend her thesis «Frontline policy implementation in public organizations. A sociological analysis of the ‘how and why’ of implementation gaps» on November 1st.

Publisert Oct. 19, 2018 3:38 PM

OSIRIS is happy to welcome two new team members: Postdoctoral fellow Silje M. Tellmann and researcher Gry C. Høiland

Publisert Oct. 17, 2018 3:10 PM

On September 10-11th, the OSIRIS consortium gathered in Valencia to discuss preliminary results and progress, and welcome new team members.

Publisert Oct. 14, 2018 11:07 PM

The first paper in the new working paper series is titled "From Commodification to Co-modification", written by Professor Kristin Asdal, leader of the Little Tools project.

Publisert Oct. 12, 2018 3:09 PM

Students, researchers and practicioners from all over Europe contributed to a successful EU-SPRI Summer School on the science system in the 21st century.

Publisert Sep. 27, 2018 12:34 PM

Taking the case of the Norwegian petroleum industry as its vantage point, this book discusses the question of industrial transformations in resource-based industries.

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Publisert Sep. 17, 2018 8:26 AM

Public R&D funding schemes are costly. In their new blog post, OSIRIS researchers at Statistics Norway show how such schemes affect norwegian firms.

Publisert Aug. 27, 2018 9:32 AM

- This trip has given me great opportunities to learn about international research on energy consumption and car use, and to present my own work within energy, transportation and sustainability transitions. I will continue to work towards a publication of the paper I presented. I am grateful for the funding and opportunities provided by UiO: Energy says Elisabeth M.C. Svennevik.

Publisert Aug. 6, 2018 4:57 PM

In May 2018 Kristin Asdal participated in a panel discussion arranged by "Historiekollektivet". The discussion is now available as podcast (in Norwegian).

Publisert July 9, 2018 1:27 PM

OSIRIS researchers at Statistics Norway have published a discussion paper analyzing the impact of all major sources of direct and indirect R&D subsidies to industries in Norway during the period 2002-2013.

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Publisert July 3, 2018 2:40 PM

The OISRIS blog welcomes a new author: MA student Grischa Fraumann, who has written a thesis about altmetrics and research funding.

Publisert 28. juni 2018 10:13

I løpet av sommeren har fem studenter arbeidet på forskningsprosjekter med sommerstipend fra UiO:Energi. Sommerstipendene er et tiltak som skal gi studenter på UiO muligheten til å arbeide på forskningsprosjekter knyttet til energi og bærekraft.

Publisert June 26, 2018 11:24 AM

In mid-September, the TIK Centre will host the EU-SPRI summer school aimed at PhD candidates, early stage researchers and Science policy practitioners from the public sector and consultancies. This course will focus on the science system in the 21st century.

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Publisert June 7, 2018 2:46 PM

This week, several OSIRIS team members are attending EU-SPRI 2018: Governance and relevance: Towards a new generation of research and innovation policies.

Publisert May 31, 2018 1:38 PM

OSIRIS researchers at INGENIO have published a special section dedicated to researchers’ efforts to balance the production of scientific knowledge with the generation of societal impacts in the journal Science and Public Policy (OUP).

Publisert May 25, 2018 11:16 AM

The panel discussion will take place on May 25th, 7 pm at Chateau Neuf - The Norwegian Students' Society.

Publisert May 23, 2018 12:34 PM

In our newest blog post, "Can direct regulations spur innovations in environmental technologies?", Arvid Raknerud, Marit E.Klemetsen and Brita Bye address this timely question and find that such public policies indeed encourage innovation in environmentally friendly technologies. Read the full text here.

Publisert May 3, 2018 6:13 PM

In May 2018, OSIRIS starts a pilot study of how policy makers and practitioners in public sector organizations use scientific knowledge. Our goal is to gain new insights into how scientific knowledge is used in public organizations, and into the different conditions that influence the use of knowledge in policymaking and practice.

Publisert Apr. 27, 2018 3:55 PM

The UK Research Excellence Framework, commonly known as the REF, is the most widely discussed approach to evaluating the quality and impact of research. But why is this approach not used outside of the UK? This timely question is analysed in a new blog post from Gunnar Sivertsen at the Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education (NIFU): Why has no other European country adopted the Research Excellence Framework?

Publisert 25. apr. 2018 10:58

Årets søkertall for opptak til høyere utdanning er inne og innebærer gode nyheter for TIK-senteret: til sammen 475 søkere til masterprogrammene ESST og TIK. Med det er det satt ny rekord.

Publisert Apr. 5, 2018 1:45 PM

What are the basic methods and challenges when measuring societal impact of research? This fundamental topic is treated in a thorough blog post published today.