Knut Ødegård

Associate Professor - History
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Room 505
Visiting address Niels Treschows hus
Postal address Postboks 1008 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic Interests

Urbanism in Antiquity

Economy and settlement patterns in the Mediterranean

Religion and society in Antiquity

Late Roman and early Byzantine history and archaeology, particularly in the Eastern Mediterranean



Director, The Norwegian Arcadia Survey 1998-2002

Director, Geophysical survey of ancient Tegea 2003-2006

Director, The Hellenic-Norwegian Excavations at Tegea 2009-2013. 

Director, The Norwegian Naxos Survey 2010-2013

Co-director (with Dr. D. Athanassoulis) The Apalirou Environs Project 2013-

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Mag. Art, Classical Archaeology, University of Oslo 1988.

Research fellow, The Norwegian Institute at Rome, 1990-94

Lecturer in ancient history, University of Oslo, 1994-98.

Dr. philos, University of Oslo, 1998 (Dissertation: Bastion of Empire. The Topography and Archaeology of Cales in the Republican Period.

Associate professor in ancient history, University of Oslo, 1998-

Director, The Norwegian Institute at Athens and cultural attaché of the Royal Norwegian Embassy at Athens 2003-2007.


Tags: Ancient History, Classical Archaeology
Published Dec. 14, 2010 2:35 PM - Last modified Dec. 15, 2020 11:13 AM