Research news and events

Research news

  • airborne-smog-annica-thomsson-300px Hope is green and Chinese May 18, 2017 2:55 PM

    Heavy air pollution has led to increased environmental consciousness in China. A growing number of apps now allow people to check local air quality. Apps also serve as tools for political activism.

  • alex-anne-300px 150 million NOK to build new Centre of Excellence Mar. 15, 2017 4:59 PM

    Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Rhythm, Time and Motion (RITMO) is awarded Centre of Excellence status. – This is an incredible opportunity, rejoice the Centre leaders Anne Danielsen and Alexander Refsum Jensenius.

Research events

today Sep.
12:15 PM, Niels Treschows hus, 12th floor

IAKH's Contemporary History Group is pleased to welcome distinguished scholar of international law Lawrence Douglas to give a guest lecture at the University of Oslo.

22 Sep.
9:15 AM, Meeting room 489, the P.A. Munch building (4th floor)

ILOS runs the thesis seminars for PhD fellows in area studies. PhD fellows from other departments at the Faculty of Humanities working within area studies are welcome to participate in these seminars.

Please sign up here by the end of 15 September.

Guidelines - monograph or article-based thesis

22 Sep.
10:15 AM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud. 6

A book launch seminar with Associate Professor Toufoul Abou-Hodeib, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

26 Sep.
3:15 PM, Helga Engs hus, Auditorium 1

How can we provide opportunities for and support bilinguals in education, and how does our view on language impact the education of all students? Professor of Bilingual Education, Ofelia García, will give the 2017 Einar Haugen Lecture on this topic, and introduces the notion of translingual pedagogy.