Research events

Upcoming 5 days

today May
Orsay Museum, Paris
Time and place: May 20, 2019 - May 22, 2019, Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP

In the week 20-22 May 2019 we will organize an Interdisciplinary PhD-workshop at Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP.

22 May
Orsay Museum, Paris
Time and place: May 20, 2019 - May 22, 2019, Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP

In the week 20-22 May 2019 we will organize an Interdisciplinary PhD-workshop at Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP.

Time and place: May 22, 2019 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, 12. Etg. Niels Treschows hus

How to create a multispecies city where nonhuman species feel at home? How to cultivate urban ecological alternatives from ruins? This week, we have invited artist, urban interventionist and beekeper Marius Presterud to share his experiences working with the Oslo Apiary & Aviary.

23 May
Picture of the lecturer Edyta Roszko
Time and place: May 23, 2019 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, PAM 10

In the geopolitical conflict over the South China Sea, fishers are placed at the centre of Chinese and Vietnamese cartographic imaginations that define the sea either as “Chinese” or “Vietnamese” and hence tie them to the disputed territories of the Paracels and Spratlys.

24 May
Time and place: May 24, 2019 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 6

A seminar with Postdoctoral Researcher Carl Rommel, University of Helsinki.

Free admission and open to all.

Further upcoming events

Time and place: May 29, 2019 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, 2531 Stort Møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

How to change educational institutions in times of climate crisis and species extinction? How 'green' schools and universities to build a livable future?  This week, we have invited Sidsel Roalkvam , Director of the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM) at UiO to talk about sustainability in education.

Time and place: June 5, 2019 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, 2531 Stort Møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

Have we been misconcieving matter and the natural world since Descartes? Arne Johan Vetlesen talks about his new book "Cosmologies of the Anthropocene: Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism".

Time and place: June 12, 2019 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, PAM 425, P.A Munchs hus

Kristin Asdal from UiO's Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture (TIK) talks on the whaling controversy in the late 19th century.

Time and place: June 13, 2019 9:00 AM - June 14, 2019 2:00 PM, Niels Treschows building 12th floor

The Bangladesh Studies Network Conference

Time and place: Aug. 28, 2019, (time and place to be announced)

We want to invite you to an open midway-seminar with our PhD-fellow in Chinese Studies Erling Agøy. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Dr. Joerg Henning Huesemann from Universität Leipzig.