Popular religion (Italy and Norway); the idea and notion of history; traditions and uses of the past; medical history and history of science (18th century).
- History of Religion and Cultural History (BA)
- Cultural History and Museology (MA)
- European culture (MA)
Higher education and employment history
Mag.art in folklore studies 1986; dr.phil 1992, professor in folklore studies from 1996; in cultural history from 2003.