Research events

Upcoming 5 days

26 Feb.
Time and place: Feb. 26, 2020 9:15 AM2:00 PM, PAM 389

In this seminar, researchers connected to the LIFETIMES project will invite you to a discussion of what role time and temporalization play in your project, and how you might reflect theoretically or work methodologically with this role.

water, rocks, Nysnø logo
Time and place: Feb. 26, 2020 12:15 PM1:00 PM, 2531 Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

The Paris Agreement calls for global finance flows to enable its climate goals and increased climate resilience. Lene Hodge from Nysnø Climate Investments, a Norwegian state-owned climate investment company, will present how finance can rise to this challenge.

Further upcoming events

Professor Jeong Seongjin.
Time and place: Feb. 27, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

Guest lecture by the famous South Korean Marxist economist, Prof. Jeong Seongjin. It is a part of East Asia Lunch Seminar lecture series.

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Time and place: Feb. 28, 2020 10:15 AM12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Berit Thorbjørnsrud, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

People, Family, Guiding, Windmills, Sun,
Time and place: Mar. 4, 2020 12:15 PM1:00 PM, 2531 Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

What role does energy play in fighting climate change and achieving more sustainable societies? Vebjørn Bakken, theoretical chemist and director of UiO:Energy, presents the work of UiO:Energy, its interdisciplinary approach, and why there is a need for such an initiative.

fin whale skeleton, display, temple,
Time and place: Mar. 11, 2020 12:15 PM1:00 PM, 2531 Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

How can the environmental humanities engage more critically with topics of religion? Associate professor in Japan Studies and project leader Aike Rots presents Whales of Power and the research project's main objectives.

Gamle historiebøker i bokhylle.
Time and place: Mar. 18, 2020 12:00 PMMar. 20, 2020 2:30 PM, Niels Treschows hus, rom 1224-1225

The conference invites to conversations and discussions of texts and text genres that were regarded as “history”, before history was professionalized during the 19th century.