Kjetil Fallan

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Phone +47 22858613
Mobile phone +47 90937874
Room 535 GM
Visiting address Blindernveien 31 Georg Morgenstiernes hus 0313 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1020 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Research interests

Design history, visual/material culture, ecological design, environmental humanities, popular culture, historiography, theory and method.

Courses taught

I supervise MA and PhD projects in these research fields, especially design history and visual/material culture.


M.Phil in history (2001) and PhD in cultural history (2007) from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). Postdoc Research Fellow in NTNU's Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture before I joined the University of Oslo, Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas in 2009 - first as Associate Professor, then Professor since 2013.


Editor (Editorial Board Member), Journal of Design History (2009-2017). Editorial Advisory Board Member, Design and Culture (2013-).

Tags: Art History, Design History, Cultural History, Design Studies, Modernism, Industrial Design, Material Culture, Popular Culture, Scandinavian Design, Environmental Humanities, Environmental History, Ecological Design
Published Dec. 14, 2010 2:58 PM - Last modified Mar. 6, 2021 1:20 PM