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Throughout his long career, his research has focused on working life and family, gender and gender research, and economic theory and historical sociology. He has extensive experience with colaboration in the field of gender equality policy, both in Norway and beyond, but also with labor organizations and business. Holter continues as a researcher, among others on the field of gender balance in academia, and is currently developing the 'Janus model' to explain what he describes as accumulated disadvantages for women.
Master Solveig Laugerud will defend her dissertation for the degree of PhD: The Legible Rape Victim: How Disciplinary Discourses in the Legal System Create a New Victim Identity.
The relaunch of Simone de Beauvoir Studies at Brill Publisher is a milestone for Beauvoir studies, and comes at a time when the interest in Beauvoir is greater than ever, says Professor Tove Pettersen, former president (2016-2019) of The International Simone de Beauvoir Society - the international research network behind the publication of the journal.
Research based on Institutional Ethnography is one of several focus areas at the Centre for Gender Research this year. The book Institutional Ethnography in the Nordic Region is part of a larger focus on feminist knowledge production and methodology.
This PhD-course gives an introduction to Institutional Ethnography (IE), explore core concepts of IE, and engage with methodological tools and procedures for exploring organised social interaction.
The Centre for Gender Research welcomes Visiting Scholars from other academic institutions, nationally and internationally. We will provide an office space, access to IT-facilities, good and safe-data storage facilities, full access to the University of Oslo library, and the chance to be an active and integrated part of the Centre while here.
Application deadline: March 15.
Supervisors and examiners are invited to nominate candidates for STK's award for best master's thesis / professional study with a gender perspective, submitted at the University of Oslo. Deadline for nomination is December 31.
This years Oslo Pride theme History focuses on knowledge about the past - why do we really celebrate Pride? STK has created a knowledge resource, that through a number of different contributions, seeks to tell parts of this story.
- Generational Conflict and the Politics of Inclusion in Two Feminist Events Jan. 14, 2020 1:25 PM
- Relearning to think: Toward a biological conception of rationality Jan. 9, 2020 9:18 AM
- Narrating the harm of rape: how rape victims invoke different models of psychological trauma Jan. 6, 2020 12:23 PM