The Department of Government offers a variety of research interests and research groups. Get to know each one via the links below.
Governing Global Challenges
Governing Global Challenges is a research group that explores the governance of global challenges – from migration and food security to pandemics and climate change – as a matter of policy coordination between local, national and international, public and private actors.
Knowledge, politics and organization
Political Organization and Multi Level Governance
Political Organization and Multi Level Governance is a research group at the Department of Government. Research areas include administrative reforms and politics, and institutional change in a multi level perspective.
Law, Politics and Welfare
Law, Politics and Welfare is a research group at the Department of Government which is lead by Professor Marit Skivenes. Two research centres are associated to the group: Centre for Research on Discretion and Paternalism, and Centre on Law and Social Transform.