Faculty of Social Sciences

News archive for Faculty of Social Sciences

The Department has now announced to new associate professor positions.
Are you a student and want to work with a student-led conference or course in Sustainable Innovation at UiB? Apply now and join our team at UiB Collaboratory!
Per Lægreid and Tom Christensen write about "The Logic of Appropriateness" in new book celebrating the work of James G. March
Professor Jens E. Kjeldsen writes in this autumn's issue of the American journal Design Issues about "The Rhetoric of Digital Presentation Tools in Politics: The Case of Visual Knowledge in President Obama's Enhanced State Of the Union"
The new project “Media Use in Crisis Situations: Resolving Information Paradoxes, Comparing Climate Change and the COVID-19 Pandemic” has started.
CET PhDs Agnete Hessevik and Thea Gregersen are ready for Forsker Grand Prix Friday October 1st.
New projects started at MediaFutures and upcoming Annual Meeting
Leader of the Media Use in Crisis Situations project, Brita Ytre-Arne, participated in a panel discussion on the resilience of media systems at the NordMedia Conference.
Shokrgozar is our new PhD on the ASSET project and will research the governance of multi-scalar solar energy transitions in India.
Georgian and Norwegian Anthropology students tested their skills as real anthropologists during twelve intensive days of Summer School in Anthropological Research Methods.
Zuzana Murdoch studies the implications of engaging with a Stigmatized Organization in new publication.
Zuzana Murdoch uses evidence from Norwegian Register Data in new publication on Public Sector Employees in JPART.
We are happy to announce our brand new Crash Course in Social Anthropology! All interested are welcome to take the course.
CET is seeking a PhD for our collaboratory project with the Department of Information Science and Media studies. Deadline September 27th!
With her ERC Consolidator Grant for the project "SUCCESS", Professor Ragnhild Muriaas will shed light on what makes women leave politics faster than men, and what makes them stay. With the project, she will launch a completely new way of understanding gender balance in politics.