Ulrike Spring

Associate Professor - History
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Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Niels Treschows hus 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1008 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic interests

19th and early 20th-European history

- geographical focus: Arctic, Northern Norway, Habsburg Monarchy

- topics: travel cultures (expeditions, tourism), polar history, history of science, museum history, public history

se also the research project TRAUM-Transforming Author Museums (FRIPRO, 2016-2019): https://traum.hisf.no/

Courses taught

Autumn 2017 (in Norwegian)

Background

Dr. phil. in History, Mag. phil. in German philology (minor: Media- and Communication Science), University of Vienna

autumn 2017-autumn 2019: Professor II in History, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

2012-2017: Associate professor/Professor (since 2016) in History, Sogn og Fjordane University College/Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

Awards

Research & Development Award 2016 (Sogn og Fjordane University College)

Appointments

Positions held

Partners

 

Tags: Modern history, European history, Polar history, Central Europe, Cultures of Travel, Museums and Museology

Publications

  • Klemun, Marianne & Spring, Ulrike (2016). Expeditions as Experiments: An Introduction, In Marianne Klemun & Ulrike Spring (ed.),  Expeditions as Experiments: Practising Observation and Documentation.  Palgrave Macmillan.  ISBN 978-1-137-58106-8.  1.  s 1 - 25
  • Spring, Ulrike (2016). Arctic and European In-Betweens: The Production of Tourist Spaces in Late Nineteenth-Century Northern Norway, In Kate Hill (ed.),  Britain and the Narration of Travel in the Nineteenth Century: Texts, Images, Objects.  Ashgate.  ISBN 978-1-4724-5835-3.  1.  s 13 - 36
  • Spring, Ulrike (2016). Materializing the Aurora Borealis: Carl Weyprecht and Scientific Documentation of the Arctic, In Marianne Klemun & Ulrike Spring (ed.),  Expeditions as Experiments: Practising Observation and Documentation.  Palgrave Macmillan.  ISBN 978-1-137-58106-8.  7.  s 141 - 162
  • Østhus, Hanne & Spring, Ulrike (2016). Digging into Downstairs: Exhibiting Domestic Service . Museum & Society.  ISSN 1479-8360.  14(3), s 431- 445 Full text in Research Archive
  • Spring, Ulrike & Schimanski, Johan Henrik (2015). The Useless Arctic: Exploiting Nature in the Arctic in the 1870s . Nordlit.  ISSN 0809-1668.  (35), s 13- 27 Full text in Research Archive
  • Spring, Ulrike & Lange, Hilde (2013). Formidling for framtida, I: Ulrike Spring & Hilde Lange (red.),  Formidling for framtida – tanker om arkiv.  ABM-media AS.  ISBN 978-82-997932-9-2.  Kapittel 1.  s 7 - 24
  • Spring, Ulrike (2012). Between Spectacle and Science: The Aurora in Central Europe, 1870s-1880s . Acta Borealia.  ISSN 0800-3831.  29(2), s 197- 215 . doi: 10.1080/08003831.2012.732309
  • Schimanski, Johan & Spring, Ulrike (2011). Oppdagelsesreise blir til litteratur: Skrivestrategier i mottakelsen av den østerriksk-ungarske nordpolsekspedisjonen (1872-1874), I: Johan Schimanski; Cathrine Theodorsen & Henning Howlid Wærp (red.),  Reiser og ekspedisjoner i det litterære Arktis.  Tapir Akademisk Forlag.  ISBN 978-82-519-2781-9.  Kapittel.  s 57 - 90
  • Spring, Ulrike (2011). Dilettanter og vitenskapsmenn: Tromsø Museums første tiår, I: Marie-Theres Federhofer & Hanna Hodacs (red.),  Mellom pasjon og profesjonalisme. Dilettantkulturer i skandinavisk kunst og vitenskap.  Tapir Akademisk Forlag.  ISBN 978-82-519-2586-0.  artikkel.  s 287 - 308

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  • Klemun, Marianne & Spring, Ulrike (ed.) (2016). Expeditions as Experiments: Practising Observation and Documentation. Palgrave Macmillan.  ISBN 978-1-137-58106-8.  294 s.
  • Schimanski, Johan Henrik & Spring, Ulrike (2015). Passagiere des Eises: Polarhelden und arktische Diskurse 1874. Böhlau.  ISBN 978-3-205-79606-0.  719 s.
  • Spring, Ulrike & Lange, Hilde (red.) (2013). Formidling for framtida - tanker om arkiv. ABM-media AS.  ISBN 978-82-997932-9-2.  271 s.

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Published Aug. 3, 2017 1:15 PM - Last modified Aug. 17, 2017 4:25 PM