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Centre for Women's and Gender Research

Senter for kvinne- og kjønnsforskning

Contact information

Centre for Women's and Gender Research (SKOK)
Visting address: Parkveien 9
Postal address: PB 7805, 5020 Bergen
Tel: +47 55 58 27 05
Email: post@skok.uib.no

About SKOK

The Centre for Women’s and Gender Research (SKOK) is an interdisciplinary research centre that aims to provide knowledge about these fields of research to all the faculties at the University of Bergen. SKOK’s main objective is to strengthen women’s and gender research at the university at large. SKOK aspires to function as a vital arena for researchers not only at our own university, but also to serve as a link to other research communities, both nationally and internationally. One of SKOK’s main goals is to secure a long term interdisciplinary competence building in this field of research. SKOK also offers a bachelor program in gender studies, a one-year program in gender studies and doctoral education within the field.

Bergen Pride 2020
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Queer perspectives at SKOK

Pride 2020 is upon us, and in the Centre for Women's and Gender Research's (SKOK) research and teaching, you can find many exciting perspectives related to this year’s programme.

Video interview with WAIT researcher

Shahram Khosravi on the pandemic and borders

In April, WAIT researcher Shahram Khosravi was interviewed about the pandemic and borders as part of a series of conversations called Four Rooms.

International cooperation
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New Tools for Transnational Analysis in Postgraduate Intersectional Gender Research

International project will strengthen the employability of doctoral candidates doing gender research.

PHD course
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Sep 23

Technologies are Us: Feminist Perspectives on Posthuman Futures

All interested PhD candidates are welcome to apply for the three days intensive course on feminist thinking about technological development. ...

Meet the researcher
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What is FEMSAG?

Marie Curie post doctoral fellow Claus Halberg tells us what he is working with?