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The Norwegian Institute in Rome (DniR) is part of the University of Oslo, and contributes to the national research and education objectives.

The Institute currently employs eight people, of whom four have academic profiles. In addition, two classical archaeologists are affiliated with the Institute as prof. emeriti, and guest researchers from all the Norwegian universities visit the Institute throughout the year.

The Institute is administered by the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Oslo.

Institute partners

Collaborating universities contribute financially to the Institute, and benefit though the use of Institute facilities and services. Institute partners are currently:

Institute Council

The Council of The Norwegian Institute meets twice a year, and has the following members (2019-2021):

  • Mathilde Skoie (Head of Council, Pro-Dean at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Oslo)
  • Line Cecilie Engh (Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Arts and Ideas, University of Oslo)
  • Anne Eriksen (Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo)
  • Simon Malmberg (Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, University of Bergen)
  • Anders Winroth (Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History, University of Oslo)

Monica Bakken represents the Faculty of Humanities (University of Oslo) at the council meetings (observer), and Anne Nicolaysen (The Norwegian Institute in Rome) acts as secretary to the council.

    Published Aug. 18, 2020 10:45 AM - Last modified Jan. 14, 2022 4:00 PM