Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation (CET)

CET Master students

Since 2018, CET has had the pleasure of having an interdisciplinary group of master students working from the centre. See who they are and what they have written about.

5 women standing outside of the social sciences fakulty
Master students 2019/2020: Katharina Leucht, Synnøve Beitnes, Siri Kleppe Reintz, Sarah Mashhadi, Amber Nordholm and Mina Måsvær Halle
Judith Dalsgård/CET
4 students sitting outside of the social sciences building
Master students 2018/2019: Håvard Bjørnstad, Marianne Willassen, Per Gunnar Sakseid and Marita Johansen
Judith Dalsgård

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Synnøve Beitnes, Department of Geography

Summer Drought 2018: A case study of agricultural resilience to extreme weather conditions and development of climate adaptation strategies 

Original title: Tørkesommeren 2018: En casestudie av jordbrukets resiliens til ekstremværhendelser og utvikling av klimatilpasningsstrategier

Supervisor: Kerstin Potthoff & Birgit Kopainsky

Amber Nordholm, Department of Geography

Scales of Energy Justice: Solar power and energy poverty alleviation

Supervisor: Siddharth Sareen

Siri Reintz Kleppe, Department of Sociology

Cultivating social change: Urban gardening as a manifestation of individuals needs and community concerns.  

Original title: Kultivere sosial endring: Urban dyrking som manifestering av individers behov og samfunnsbekymringer 

Supervisor: Atle Møen

Katharina Leucht, Agrobiology at Århus University & Department of Geography

Radishes in the rain: Exploring barriers of urban gardening in Bergen. 

Supervisor: Peter Andersen

Mina Måsvær Halle, Department of Comparative Politics

Local climate adaptation: Identifying opportunities and challenges for using climate knowledge in municipal decision making. 

Supervisor: Anne Lise Fimreite

Sarah Mashhadi, Department of Geography - Systems Dynamic

Can Germany Move Towards 100% Renewables Without Major Problems? 

Supervisor: Erling Moxnes


Marita Johansen, Department of Health Promotion and Development (HEMIL)

Bringing together Quality of Life and Climate Change: From the perspectives of two ecovillages 

Supervisor: Fungisai Puleng Gwanzura Ottemoller and Matthew Stiller-Reeves

Marianne B. Willassen, Department of Geography

Quality and collective living forms in a compact city development strategy: Our City, Our Collective. 

Original title: Kvalitet og kollektive boformer i en kompaktbyutviklingsstrategi: Our City, Our Collective

Supervisor: Kristin Edith Abrahamsen Kjærås and Håvard Haarstad

Per Gunnar Sakseid, Department of Geography

Engagement for own neighbourhood. A study of perceptions of space, population participation and car reduction in Møhlenpris. 

Original title: Engasjement for eget bomiljø. En studie av stedsoppfatninger, innbyggermedvirkning og bilreduksjon på Møhlenpris.

Supervisor: Jakob Grandin and Håvard Haarstad

Benjamin Lindberg Borch, Department of Geography

Time, power and involvement in plan processes - a  case study from rail development in Moss. 

Original title: Tid, makt og medvirkning i planprosesser – en case-studie fra jernbaneutviklingen i Moss

Supervisor: Håvard Haarstad

Håvard Havro Bjørnstad, Department of Geography

"Return to start": A study in involvement in city planning in Bergen. 

Original title: «Rykk tilbake til start» Ei studie av medverking i byplanlegging i Bergen

Supervisor: Håvard Haarstad