Lotte Hedeager

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Visiting address Institutt for arkeolog ikonservering og historie Niels Henrik Abels hus 2. etg 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1008 Blindern 0316 Oslo

Education

1970      College of Education, Holbæk (DK)

1978      Mag.art. Prehistoric Archaeology, Copenhagen University (DK)

1990      Dr.Phil (Habilitation), Aarhus University (DK)

Current position

1996 -    Professor, chair in Prehistoric Archaeology, University of Oslo (N) and Head of the Nordic Graduate School, Dialogues with the Past

Most recent activities

2004      Visiting professor, Cambridge University (GB) and Stanford University (US)

2008      Visiting professor, Oxford University (GB)

Academic leadership and positions (2005 - )

2005-09 Head of the PhD programme in Cultural History, Faculty of Humanities, UiO

2005      Assessment of Museum of Archaeology (AMS), Stavanger

2005-08 Board member, Institute of Archaeology, Conservation and History, UiO

2006-07 Member of review panel, BOREAS Arctic Humanities and Social Science, ESF

2006-09 Head of the Nordic Graduate School in Archaeology, Dialogues with the Past NordForsk

2007-09 Member of the committee for humanities, Norwegian Research Council (NO)

2007      Head of the assessment committee for Centre for Gender Studies (SKK), UiO

2009      Member of the committee for grand applications, Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation

2009-12 Head of Institute of Archaeology, Conservation and History

2010      Member of the assessment committee for archaeology, University of Reykjavik

2010      Advisory board Pre Christian Religion, Iceland (I)

2011      Member of the review panel Research Evaluation, Quality and renewal, Uppsala University (SE)

2011      Scientific committee, Chair. European Association of Archaeologists. 17th Annual   Meeting, Oslo

2012-17 Member of the Danish Council for Independent Research (FKK) (DK)

2013-17 Member of the National Museum Advisory Board for Research (DK)

2013-16  Member of the Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation (RJ) (SE)

2013 –    Head of the Nordic Graduate School in Archaeology, Dialogues with the Past, UiO

Academic societies: Elected member

2001      Royal Danish Academy of Science

2005      Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

2006      Royal Norwegian Society of Science and Letters

2008      Royal Societies of Antiquaries, London

2015     Invited member of the Shanghai Archaeological Forum of the Institute of Archaeology, Chinese Academy of Social Science.

Principal research area

Europe and Scandinavia in the first Millennium. Historical archaeology, Old Norse religion,  myth and materiality, visual representation and reception, cross-cultural interaction, migration.

Graduate supervision and training

I have supervised or co-supervised about twenty PhD-candidates. I have developed and headed the PhD-programme for Cultural Historical Studies at UiO 2005-09, and I have headed the PhD- committee 1999-2009. From 2006 to 09 and from 2013 I have been head of the Nordic Graduate School in Archaeology and from 2013 head of the graduate programme for archaeology, UiO.

Tags: Archaeology, Iron Age
Published Dec. 14, 2010 2:35 PM - Last modified Feb. 19, 2021 9:15 AM

Research groups

  • Faggruppe i Arkeologi