Rebecca Lund

Postdoctoral Fellow - Centre for Gender Research
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Visiting address Gaustadalléen 30 None 0373 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1040 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Gender and knowledge
  • Gender and academia
  • Gender and capitalism
  • Gender and class
  • Work and everyday life
  • Intersectionality
  • Feminist theory
  • Institutional Ethnography
  • Feminist Ethnography

Courses taught

  • KFL2010 / 4010 - Feministisk vitensskapsteori (spring 2020)
  • KFL4090 - Gender Studies Master´s Thesis (autumn 2019)


  • 2017-2019 : Academy of Finland postdoc, Gender Studies, Tampere University, Finland

  • 2015-2018 : Researcher, The Balanse Project, University of Agder, Norway

  • 2015-2017 : Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow, Educational Anthropology, DPU, Aarhus University, UNIKE project

  • 2010-2015 : PhD researcher, Organization Studies, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland

  • 2014: Visiting Researcher, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

  • 2008: Trainee, Political Department, Royal Danish Embassy in Tokyo, Japan.


  • Best Doctoral Thesis 2015, Doctoral Committee, Aalto University 2016

Academic networks and committees


  • Lund, Rebecca (2020). Becoming a Professor Requires saying NO: Merging quality and equality agendas in a Norwegian gender balance project., In Lawton Smith Helen; Colette Henry & Henry Etzkowitz (ed.),  Gender, Science and Innovation New Perspectives.  Edward Elgar Publishing.  ISBN 9781786438966.  chapter 3.  s 35 - 57
  • Katila, Saija; Laamanen, Mikko; Laihonen, Maarit; Lund, Rebecca; Meriläinen, Susan; Rinkinen, Jenny & Tienari, Janne (2019). Becoming academics: embracing and resisting changing writing practice. Qualitative research in organization and management.  ISSN 1746-5648.  s 1- 16 . doi: Show summary
  • Lund, Rebecca (2019). Exploring "whiteness" as ideology and work knowledge: thinking with institutional ethnography, In Rebecca Waters Bolden Lund & Ann Christin Eklund Nilsen (ed.),  Institutional Ethnography in the Nordic Region.  Routledge.  ISBN 9780429019999.  8.  s 101 - 114 Show summary
  • Lund, Rebecca; Meriläinen, Susan & Tienari, Janne (2019). New Masculinities in Universities? Discourses, Ambivalence and Potential Change. Gender, Work & Organization.  ISSN 0968-6673.  26, s 1376- 1397 . doi: Show summary
  • Lund, Rebecca & Tienari, Janne (2019). Passion, care, and eros in the gendered neoliberal university. Organization.  ISSN 1350-5084.  26(1), s 98- 121 . doi: Show summary
  • Sørensen, Majken Jul; Nilsen, Ann Christin Eklund & Lund, Rebecca (2019). Resisting the ruling relations: Discovering everyday resistance with Institutional Ethnography, In Rebecca Waters Bolden Lund & Ann Christin Eklund Nilsen (ed.),  Institutional Ethnography in the Nordic Region.  Routledge.  ISBN 9780429019999.  16.  s 203 - 213 Show summary
  • Lund, Rebecca (2018). The Social Organization of Boasting in the Neoliberal University. Gender and Education.  ISSN 0954-0253. . doi: 10.1080/09540253.2018.1482412 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Lund, Rebecca & Magnussen, May-Linda (2018). Intersektionalitet, virksomhedskundskab og styringsrelationer. Institutionel Etnografi og hverdagens sociale organisering. Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning.  ISSN 0809-6341.  42(4), s 268- 283 . doi: Show summary
  • Magnussen, May-Linda; Lund, Rebecca & Wallevik, Hege (2018). Et kjønnet rom for akademisk skriving. Den vitenskapelige publiseringens sosiale organisering, sett fra ståstedet til kvinnelige førsteamanuenser ved Universitetet i Agder. Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning.  ISSN 0809-6341. . doi: 10.18261/issn.1891-1781-2018-01-02-06 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Lund, Rebecca & Tienari, Janne (2015). Institutional Ethnography: An Alternative Way to Study M&As, In Annette Risberg; David R. King & Olimpia Meglio (ed.),  The Routledge Companion to Mergers and Acquisitions.  Routledge.  ISBN 9780415704663.  14.
  • Lund, Rebecca (2012). Publishing to Become an "Ideal Academic": An Institutional Ethnography and a Feminist Critique. Scandinavian Journal of Management.  ISSN 0956-5221. . doi: 10.1016/j.scaman.2012.05.003

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  • Lund, Rebecca & Nilsen, Ann Cristin (ed.) (2019). Institutional Ethnography in the Nordic Region. Routledge.  ISBN 9780367030353.  224 s.
  • Lund, Rebecca (2015). Doing the Ideal Academic - Gender, Excellence and Changing Academia.  ISBN 9789526062969.

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Published Aug. 6, 2019 11:25 AM - Last modified Jan. 27, 2020 11:27 AM


  • Epistemic Injustice and Feminist knowledge production
  • FEMPROF: Institutional discovery and change for a more equal and diverse academy, together with Hege Wallewik, Jørn Cruickshank, Hanne Haaland, Tale Steen-Johnsen, May-Linda Magnussen, Gro-Renee Rambø.
  • Gender, Intersectionality and Academic Leadership, with Professor Susan Wright and PhD Kirsten Locke
  • Gender, Love and Passion for Knowledge in the Competitive University, together with Professor Helene Aarseth and PhD Jørn Ljunggren