Career interviews

Academic knowledge from the Faculty of Humanities is an excellent background for my work as a political adviser to the Labour Party, says María T. Hevzy, who has a master’s degree in Asia and Middle East Studies.

Former teachers and counsellors form a major part of the professional network of Geir Juell Skogseth, who has a second-level degree in arabic and is the national adviser for the Norwegian Country of Origin Information Centre, Landinfo.

The language skills and region-specific knowledge that he obtained through his East Asian Studies are essential for Pål Johansen, who is an Adviser at the Directorate of Immigration.