Research news and events

Research news

  • midtosten-507px Popular Saudi women want traditional gender roles Nov. 17, 2017 10:52 AM

    Saudi Arabia's most popular woman on Twitter supports the absolute monarchy of the royal family and wants gender segregation in the workplace. Doctoral student Laila Makboul is asking what the source of her popularity is.

  • 610fangedans Prisoners had to dance like Michael Jackson Nov. 17, 2017 10:43 AM

    Prisoners in the Filipino prison were lined up, dancing along to “Thriller”. “Music is an effective way of exercising force”, says researcher Áine Mangaoang.

Research events

19 Jan.
3:15 PM, Auditorium 2, Eilert Sundts hus

In this lecture, Michael Marder, Ikerbasque Research Professor of Philosophy at the University of the Basque Country, will discuss the art and aesthetics of plant life. The lecture is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.

22 Jan.
1:15 PM, Salen, ZEB

Welcome to the first Research Seminar this year where we will have our most recent PhD candidates present their projects. 

24 Jan.
University of Oslo (City centre), Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47.

The conference program and abstracts are now available.

25 Jan.
University of Oslo (City centre), Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47.

The conference program and abstracts are now available.

26 Jan.
University of Oslo (City centre), Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47.

The conference program and abstracts are now available.