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Tarje Iversen Wanvik

  • E-mailTarje.Wanvik@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Fosswinckelsgt. 6, 7th floor
    5020 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7802
    5020 Bergen

Sustainable urban development and social justice

Local effects of transnational corporate social responsibility (CSR).

How social responsibility influence companies' stakeholder management.

If social investments can curb corruption.

How Governments delegate governance instruments to corporate actors in Extractive Hot Zones

Postdoc project

PhD project

Spaces of Climate and Energy Laboratory (SpaceLAB) 

CET - centre for climate and energy transformation

CSR kan være verktøy mot korrupsjon (in Norwegian, Interview Bergen Chamber of Commerce)

Wanvik 2013: Større avstand, mindre makt (feature article, Bergens Tidende)

Climate friendly cities: Vi trenger ti-minuttersbyer (In Norwegian, co-authored by Håvard Haarstad, in Bergens Tidende)

Mining in Naustdal, Norway: Et forvarsel om et dårligere samfunn (In Norwegian, Feature article. Bergens Tidende)

Spaces of Climate and Energy Laboratory (SpaceLAB)

Varsellampene bør blinke nå (In Norwegian, feature article in Bergens Tidende)

Frem med sydvesten: klimaendringer på Vestlandet (in Norwegian, Feature article i Bergens Tidende)

Beyond Oil: international conference by Space LAB, Department of geography and Political geography network

Den lille stygge pudden: Op-ed in Bergens Tidende June 2016

Geo 100: Governance

Geo 121: Urban Geography

Geo 123: Migration

Geo 123: Corporate Social Responsibility

Geo 124: local and regional development

Geo 206: Qualitative Methodology (course coordinator)

Geo 306: How to work with assemblage thinking

Geo 308: Theory of Science (From Post-structuralism to the Ontological Turn)

Geo 324: CSR - re-territorialisation of global business

Geo 328: A critique of "Regions Unbound: Towards a new politics of place" (Amin 2004)

Scandinavian Area Studies: Transnationalism and Migration in a Norwegian Context

Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2021. Populism, Instability, and Rupture in Sustainability Transformations. Annals of the American Association of Geographers.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Transformative social science? Modes of engagement in climate and energy solutions. Energy Research & Social Science. 197 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Arild Holt-Jensen (1937–) receives the Johan August Wahlberg Medal in Gold. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. 254-255.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Understanding indigenous strategic pragmatism: Métis engagement with extractive industry developments in the Canadian North. The Extractive Industries and Society. 595-605.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Carbonscapes and beyond - Conceptualizing the instability of oil landscapes. Progress in Human Geography. 432-450.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Governance transformed into Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): New governance innovations in the Canadian oil sands. The Extractive Industries and Society. 517-526.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Encountering a multidimensional assemblage: The case of Norwegian corporate social responsibility activities in Indonesia. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. 282-290.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Fremtidens energiforsyning i Longyearbyen - Medvirkning fra lokalsamfunnet.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Real life laboratory - Longyearbyen, Svalbard.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Komplekse problemer, mangfoldige løsninger. Universitetet som arena for samarbeid. .
Popular scientific lecture
  • Show author(s) 2021. Presentasjon av sesongvarslingsprosjekter i NORCE .
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2021. Populismens grenser .
  • Show author(s) 2018. A hackathon-like workshop to inspire dialogue and find solutions to improve climate services in Norway.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Wildfire politics - understanding indigenous strategic pragmatism through the case of the Fort McMurray wildfire.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Understanding Indigenous strategic pragmatism: Métis engagement with extractive industry developments in the Canadian North.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Climate justice and the city - Re-assembling ideas and practices of justice in urban climate governance.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Ut av komfortsonen? Om å finne samfunnsviterens plass i samprodusert klimakunnskap.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Urban nexus governance and pathways to transformation: Finding geography’s place .
  • Show author(s) 2015. Carbonscapes and beyond - Conceptualizing the instability of oil landscapes .
  • Show author(s) 2015. Can industry be responsible - The role of Corporate Social Responsibility in governing extractive hot zones .
  • Show author(s) 2014. Encountering a multi-dimensional assemblage - The case of Norwegian corporate social responsibility activities in Indonesia .
  • Show author(s) 2013. Mobility and the politics of place.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Nordic responses to urban challenges of the 21st century. Nordic Journal of Urban Studies. 4-18.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Nordic responses to urban challenges of the 21st century. Nordic Journal of Urban Studies. 4-18.
Reader opinion piece
  • Show author(s) 2016. Den lille stygge pudden. Bergens Tidende. 36-37.
Book review
  • Show author(s) 2017. Oil booms and business busts - a review. International Affairs. 2 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Managing resource abundance and wealth - The Norwegian experience. International Affairs. 1483-1484.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Globografi - En kort innføring i flerlokalitetsforskning av Hans Erik Næss. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. 312-313.
Academic monograph
  • Show author(s) 2018. Contested Energy Space.
Masters thesis
  • Show author(s) 2013. Corporate Social Responsibility - re-territorialisation of global business. Grounding foreign companies in local context through CSR - the case of Norwegian Business in Indonesia.
Popular scientific article
  • Show author(s) 2021. Klimarisiko i byene. Agenda Magasin.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Hvordan bygge en elv - motstridende hensyn i norsk klimatilpasning. Naturen. 28-35.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Vi trenger 10-minutters-byer. Bergens Tidende. 14-15.
Feature article
  • Show author(s) 2021. Samarbeid om bedre værvarsler . Nationen.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Norge bryter internasjonal standard for havvern. Fiskeribladet.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Svalbard som mulighetenes land og hav. Fiskeribladet. 2-3.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Stort behov for mer kunnskap om fjordene våre. Fiskeribladet.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Norske fiskere viser vei i klimatilpasning og omstilling. Fiskeribladet.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Bompengeopprør og mistillit mot politikere. Hvorfor møter det grønne skiftet så sterk motstand? . Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).
  • Show author(s) 2017. Når politikken tar over. Bergens Tidende. 42-43.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Byen vår er gjort om til et levende laboratorium. Bergens Tidende. 56-57.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Slik kan Bergen lykkes. Bergens Tidende.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Opprydningsparadokset. Bergens Tidende. 3.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Varsellampene bør blinke nå. Bergens Tidende.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Frem med sydvesten. Bergens Tidende.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Et forvarsel om et dårligere samfunn. Bergens Tidende.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Større avstand, mindre makt. Bergens Tidende.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) 2017. Contested energy spaces. Disassembling energyscapes of the Canadian North.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Contested Energy Spaces - disassembling energyscapes of the Canadian North.
  • Show author(s) 2021. Ekspertintervjuet: Varslet julivarmen allerede måneden før.
  • Show author(s) 2015. For klimaets skyld: Vi er under press for å bo tettere.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) 2019. Wildfire Politics.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Spillet om naturressursene i oljealderens solnedgang. 17 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Råvaresonens geografi - steder som flerdimensjonale ansamlinger. 18 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Ei urban verd. . In:
    • Show author(s) 2019. Verda og vi. Innføring i geografi. Det Norske Samlaget.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Wanvik, Tarje 2017: PhD thesis

Wanvik, Tarje 2016: Understanding Indigenous strategic pragmatism. In Extractive industries and society

Wanvik, Tarje og Haarstad, Håvard, (2016): Carbonscapes and beyond - Conceptualizing the instability of oil landscapes. In Progress in Human Geography

Wanvik, Tarje, (2016): Governance transformed into CSR - new governance innovations in the Canadian oil sands . In Extractive Industries and Society 

Wanvik, Tarje og Haarstad, Håvard, (2015): Råvaresonens geografi. I Berg, Cruickshank og Dale:  Med sans for sted

Wanvik, Tarje 2014: Encountering a Multi Dimensional Assemblage – The case of Norwegian Corporate Social Responsibility activities in Indonesia. In Norwegian Journal of Geography

Wanvik, Tarje 2013:  CSR - re-territorialisation of global businessMaster thesis

Academia: CSR, corporate citizenship, responsible business, networks, assemblage theory, theories of power, grounding, theories of place, politics of place, stakeholder analysis.

Additional professional competencies: Brand Management,
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, Ideal communication, 
Campaigns, Communication strategies, Advocacy and lobby, Organisational development and management, Strategic design,
 Political communication
, Management
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, Events