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Bergen Summer Research School opens 8 June with a record number of participants. They will work with some of Bergen's best research milieus and explore how their research can contribute to solving global challenges. This year they meet online.
The social needs of people are almost in line with the needs of food and drink. We are totally dependent on human contact. Young people maybe more than others.
Chr. Michelsen Institute and the University of Bergen have a long-standing agreement to strengthen development-related research in Bergen. We now invite applications for collaboration between our two institutions. Deadline 20 June, 2020.
A large number of employees are currently working at home. They have either been stopped from going to work in order to prevent infection, or they are in quarantine or self-isolating in order to avoid infecting others. For some people this situation is normal and many people like working at home, but for others it might be a new and unexpected situation, or even a working situation that they do... Read more
Sosial kontakt er kjempeviktig for vår fysiske og psykiske helse
These days, we must constantly adapt to new situations and new ways to interact. We humans are adaptable and in many cases, we will do just fine. However, in some situations it will require more of us.
As the pandemic seems to be about to hit the poorest countries and refugees, an increasing number of people will be affected by infection, disease, and the financial problems following the virus containment procedures. A large number of people around the world are at risk of suffering the psychological consequences of the pandemic.
What can ease fear and pondering when we are flooded by information about dangers and risks we cannot influence much?
RoMoMatteR is a transnational project that tackles gender discrimination by empowering Roma girls. In December 2019, the project held its third general meeting with the special participation of Associate Professor Gaby Ortiz-Barreda and PhD Raquel Herrero-Arias.
How can your research contribute to solving global challenges? How do you design, conduct and communicate research to stimulate social change? And how do you create actionable knowledge?
With it comes a great deal of responsibility. The effects of educational assessments upon learning, and what we can find out about learning from these assessments, are both important facets of this responsibility that have not received enough attention.
When Karsten Specht came into contact with brain researchers and language therapists working with aphasia patients, things began to happen.
Centre for International Health (CIH) and the Department of Health Promotion and Development have received funding for a new internship project where master’s students will be able to get scholarships while on internships at partner institutions in Durban, South Africa.
Due to the development of the Bergen 4-Day Treatment for severe anxiety disorders, TIME Magazine named psychologists Gerd Kvale and Bjarne Hansen as two of the 50 most influential persons in health care in 2018.
Chr. Michelsen Institute and the University of Bergen have a long-standing agreement to strengthen development-related research in Bergen. We now invite applications for collaboration between our two institutions. Deadline 14 June, 2019.
Professor Janne Grønli received “studiekvalitetsprisen” for the subject “Circadian rhythms, sleep and behavior” at "Undervisningsdagen" 2019.
RoMOMatteR is a transnational project which aims to empower Roma girls’ mattering in order to help them envision their own futures and choose motherhood only if and when they are ready.

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