Research group for Administrative Law

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The group is lead by Professor Ingunn Elise Myklebust and Professor Sigrid Eskeland Schütz, and consists of members working on various issues related to administrative law.

Within the areas of general and special administrative law, the members of the research group are amongst others considered leading within their field of research in the Nordic countries. Our members with EU law as their special field are in addition acknowledged, amongst others, as leading scholars in an European scale.

Doctoral project
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Delegation of public powers in Norwegian Administrative Law

When can a public agency delegate their powers to other governmental agencies, the municipal level, or even to private parties, and what does such a delegation entail? This question is posed by Ph.D-student Tarjei Ellingsen Røsvoll. Røsvoll is part of the research group on administrative law.

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Board Memember´s Liability for Corporate Human Rights Violations based on Norwegian Company Act § 17-1

Is it a moral or a legal obligation to respect human rights when operating abroad and under complex corporate structures? How do we decide on which obligations are legally encorceable? These questions are asked by Ph.D student Line Gjerstad Tjelflaaat. Tjelflaat is part of the research group on...

Do you want to write your master thesis on administrative law?

We want to connect with master students who would like to write their master thesis within one of our research fields. As a master student affiliated with the research group, you will get the opportunity to present your project for the research group and receive feedback, as well as supervision from one of our members.