Department seminar. Matteo Alpino is a Ph.D Candidate at UiO. He will present a paper entitled "On the electoral effectiveness of pre-election policy promises".
Opening party for the exhibition Gay Clubbing at the Historical Museum. Music, dance, and official opening by Bjarte Hjelmeland.
The inauguration of the candidates marks the commencement of their term starting the 1st of August. The ceremony will take place on 22 June at 6 p.m. in the University Aula.
The Department of Economics invites you to a celebration of the master's students handing in their thesis autumn 2016 or spring 2017.
Speaker: Roderic Guigò, Professor, Centre de Regualció Genòmica, Barcelona, Spain.
Curious to know more about the University of Oslo? Feel free to join us for a free guided campus tour!
In this talk, Srila Roy (University of the Witwatersrand) will draw on her long-term research into a queer feminist organisation in eastern India to show some of the manifestations and implications of queer governmentality in the disciplinary production and regulation of the conduct and lives of lesbian subjects.
IMB Distinguished Seminar: Biology of human fat distribution by professor Fredrik Karpe.
GIWeS is organizing a NORFACE WSF (Welfare State Futures) thematic workshop on inequality and welfare states.
A 30 month journey presented in beautiful pictures.
Department seminar. Gisle Natvik is an Associate Professor at BI. He will present a paper entitled "MPC heterogeneity and household balance sheets", co-authored by Andreas Fagereng, and Martin B. Holm.
In this workshop, we want to invite you to think with us about how to explore past and present medical knowledge and practices by tracking and mapping the circulation of ideas, experiences, concepts, practices and technologies of time, managed by different agents of knowledge, different institutions and different social, political and academic fields.
Jeremy Greene, Professor of Medicine and the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. The seminar is open for everyone!
Welcome to the International Music Research Summer School, which will take place in Oslo June 2017. The event is a collaboration between Grieg Research School (Western Norway), the Norwegian Academy of Music and the University of Oslo, Dept. of Musicology.
Creator of PhD Comics - Jorge Cham - visits The Science Library with his brand new book: We have no idea!
Professor Emeritus in Political Science and founding director of ARENA Johan P. Olsen will present his latest book Democratic Accountability, Political Order, and Change at ARENA on 9 June 2017.
It’s not truly summer without a concert by the University of Oslo employee choir, Unikor. Tor Tveite presents today’s program and makes sure the summer mood finds its way into the foyer of Georg Sverdrup’s hus. We hope as many of you as possible will find your way to this traditional end-of-season concert.
Save the date! The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Science Library invites Ph.D. candidates to a day of motivation, inspiration and dissemination.
Noah Smith is an economist and blogger at Bloomberg View. His blog, under the name “Noahpinion” is one of the most widely read blogs on the scholarly discipline of economics in the world, and he has become something close to a blog superstar in economics. Smith has a Phd in economics from the University of Michigan, and was an assistant professor of Finance at Stony Brook University, New York.
How can we most effectively organize toward health equity in the era of neoliberal austerity?
Department seminar. Isabelle Mejean is an Associate Professor at École Polytechnique. She will present a paper entitled "Volatility in the Small and in the Large: The Lack of Diversification in International Trade", co-authored by Francis Kramarz, and Julien Martin.
Summer concert with the graduating students from The Academy of Opera. Visit the Oslo National Academy of the Arts homepage for further information
Welcome to our open summer meeting! This year, award winning author Ivo de Figueiredo introduces us to his recent book "En fremmed ved mitt bord", a book that took him on a journey back to his ancestral village Saligao, in erstwhile Portuguese India. Lisa Björkman (Univ. of Louisville) will give a talk on "Pipe Politics, Contested Waters" based on her monograph on Mumbai. We also announce the winner of this year's "Best MA-thesis on an Asian topic". And, we serve drinks and refreshments.
The Classics Research Seminar, The Oslo Seminar in Papyrology, and The Seminar in Late Antique and Early Medieval Culture invite to open seminar with C.A.Faraone. All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome
University of Oslo, 6-10 June, 2017
In 1977, the first Nordic Bronze Age symposium was held at Isegran, Østfold, Norway. In 2017, the 40th anniversary of the symposium series will be celebrated, this time in Oslo.