Kristian Bjørkdahl new postdoctoral fellow
Aug. 21, 2017 2:09 PM
SUM is happy to announce that Kristian Bjørkdahl has joined the Centre as a postdoctoral fellow. His position is part of a UiO:Norden programme, Nordic Branding, in which SUM is a central partner.
Funding opportunities UiO:Life Science – application deadline 1st of December
Aug. 21, 2017 1:01 PM
Apply UiO:Life Science for support for internationalization, conferences and other events. The application deadline is 1st of December 2017.
Welcome to all new SUM students!
Aug. 15, 2017 10:28 AM
What are the main challenges in creating sustainable development? SUMs newest master students will have several courses on themes such as consumption and energy, global governance, global health, poverty and development among others.
Sidsel Roalkvam new Director at Centre for Development and the Environment
Aug. 11, 2017 9:54 AM
From July 1st Sidsel Roalkvam is the new Director at SUM.
Bergen Exchanges on Law & Social Transformation
Aug. 21, 2017 12:00 AM
Law & society in Latin America is one of the topics in focus at this meeting place for scholars and practitioners, including two book launches on subjects from Latin America.
Guided tour at the University of Oslo
Aug. 24, 2017 11:00 AM
Curious to know more about the University of Oslo? Feel free to join us for a free guided campus tour!
Guest Lecture on Prison Music with Prof. Ben Harbert (Georgetown University)
Aug. 24, 2017 1:15 PM
Prof. Ben Harbert from the Department of Performing Arts, Georgetown University (Washington DC), will present his research on music in Louisiana prisons on August 24, and participate in a free film-screening and public Q&A on August 21.
Fabian Lange, McGill University: Supervisors and Performance Management Systems
Aug. 24, 2017 2:15 PM
Department seminar. Fabian Lange is an Associate Professor of Economics at McGill University. He will present a paper entitled "Supervisors and Performance Management Systems", co-authored by Anders Frederiksen, and Lisa B. Kahn.
The Mind of the Universe
Aug. 24, 2017 4:00 PM
Professor Trond Torsvik is one of three researchers interviewed for the fourth episode of the series The mind of the Universe. Trond will give a small introduction before we show the fourth episode - “the explorer”.