LINGCLIM RESEARCH GROUP
The primary objective of the LINGCLIM group is to generate new and integrated knowledge about the role of language in climate and energy discourse through developing an innovative cross-disciplinary methodology including opinion surveys and experiments in addition to comprehensive linguistic and discursive analyses.
For surveys and experiments LINGCLIM collaborate with the Norwegian Citizen Panel within the DIGSSCORE infrastructure.
The LINGCLIM group undertakes research on language use related to the issue of climate change, energy transition and lifestyle issues, in a cross-disciplinary perspective and in accordance with one of the University of Bergen’s priority areas, Climate and energy transition, with affiliation to the research group Environmental Humanities (HUMKLIM) and the Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation (CET)
Head of the research group: Professor Kjersti Fløttum