The Faculty of Humanities is host to two Centres of Excellence, awarded by the Norwegian Research Council.
From 2019 to 2023 the Faculty of Humanities promotes five research and education initiatives that will contribute to solving some of the societal challenges we face today.
According to Aristotle we need more than one good day to live a happy life. But how much time do we need in order to achieve happiness? Philosopher Hilde Vinje has been searching for the answer.
The handling of the covid-19 outbreak raises a philosophical discussion about the basis of state power that goes back hundreds of years.
Pandemics, mass surveillance and natural disasters are popular topics in science fiction. The stories can inspire creative solutions to the challenges we face today, according to Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay.