CPS Annual Lecture 2020 by Cathrine Holst
The 2020 CPS Annual Lecture will be given by Cathrine Holst. She is a professor at Department of Sociology and Human Geography at the University of Oslo and Research Professor at the ARENA Centre for European Studies.
She is also connected to the Centre for Research on Gender Equality (CORE) and the Institute for Social Research.
Political sociology and democracy research
Professor Holst works in political sociology and democracy research, with a special focus on the role of knowledge and expertise in policy and politics. In addition her research concerns policy making in the EU, European integration and the Nordic model, gender policy, feminist theory and gender studies. Together with Jakob Elster she will, from Fall 2020, lead a research group at Centre for Advanced Studies at the Norwegian Academy of Arts and Letters, with a project on What is a good policy? Political morality, feasibility and democracy.
The title of her Annual Lecture will be announced in the Fall Semester