Department of Government

News archive for Department of Government

Professor James G. March passed away on September 27, 2018.
Professor Per Lægreid and professor Lisa H. Rykkja have, together with professor Carsten Greve, contributed to the book «Bureaucracy and Society in Transition».
Professor Per Lægreid has contributed to the book «Routledge Handbook of Policy Design».
New article describes and analyzes the decision‐making process related to the establishment of Norway's National Police Emergency Response Center (NPERC). Authors' are Per Lægreid (UIB), Lise H. Rykkja (UIB) and Tom Christensen (UIO)
Michelsen with new book on vocational education in the Nordic Countries.
Bleiklie with new article in Encyclopedia of International Higher Education Systems and Institutions.
We have asked the staff at the department why you should study with us, and here we present some of the best reasons!
The “European Group for Public Administration” study group will hold its annual conference 5-7. September 2018, in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The Department of Administration and Organizational Theory has partnered with several educational institutions in Bangladesh. Our Master's programme in Public Administration gives you the opportunity to study first in Norway - and then in Bangladesh. Apply for admission now!
AORG109 focuses on the significance of the energy- and electricity-systems for the global environment- and climate challenge.
Elvbakken, Hansen, and Kuhnle as topical editors for Norwegian Journal of Sociology.
Lægreid, Rykkja and Christensen with article on the establishment of Norway’s National Police Emergency Response Center.
Marit Skivenes has written a chapter with the title "Towards a new theory of professional discretion – the importance of reaching for the difficult".
In a new article Professor Marit Skivenes and her colleagues compare petitions in care order templates across the four child welfare systems of Norway, England, Finland and the United States.
Lægreid and Sætren with chapters in handbook of public administration and management.
Professor Ivar Bleiklie with article published in the Encyclopedia of International Higher Education Systems and Institutions.
Tor Halvorsen and colleagues with book on UNs sustainable development goals.