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Time and place: May 30, 2022 3:00 PM6:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Middle East Studies Vidar Benjamin Skretting. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Assistant Professor Alexander John Thurston from University of Cincinnati 

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Time and place: May 9, 2022May 11, 2022, Paris, map

In the week 9-11 May 2022 we will organize an Interdisciplinary PhD seminar at Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP.

Time and place: Apr. 20, 2022 10:00 AMApr. 21, 2022 4:00 PM, PAM 489 and Zoom

In the last decade, one of the most transformative innovations in the humanities and social sciences has been the renewed interest in the role of emotions and affects in human and more-than-human lives.  

Time and place: Mar. 17, 2022 9:00 AM4:00 PM, PAM 389 and Zoom

Although we work with different materials and within different theoretical frameworks, what we spend most of our days with is reading – archival sources, documents, field notes, texts in multiple genres and formats

Time and place: Feb. 15, 2022 10:00 AM4:00 PM, Sem.room 140, Harriet Holters house and in Zoom

For the last fifteen years or so, interdisciplinarity – aka crossdisciplinarity, transdisciplinarity, postdisciplinarity, or simply convergence – has been one of the most mobilizing ideas in global scholarship

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Time and place: Jan. 27, 2022 12:00 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Middle East Studies Nalan Azak. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Jenny White from Stockholm University, Department of Asian, Middle Eastern and Turkish Studies

 

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Time and place: Dec. 2, 2021 10:00 AM1:00 PM, PAM 389 and Zoom

We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in China Studies Olivia Liu. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Jørgen Delman from the University of Copenhagen.

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Time and place: Nov. 23, 2021 1:00 PM4:00 PM, PAM 360

We want to invite you to an open mid-term evaluation with our PhD-fellow in the Whales of Power project, Marius Palz. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Lecturer in Social Anthropology, University of Manchester, Dr. Chika Watanabe

Time and place: Nov. 22, 2021 1:00 PM4:00 PM, 12th floor NT and Zoom

We want to invite you to an open mid-term evaluation with our PhD-fellow in the Whales of Power project, Anh Tuan Nguyen. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Oscar Salemink, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen 

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Time and place: Nov. 22, 2021 9:30 AM12:00 PM, 12th floor NT

We want to invite you to an open mid-term evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Environmental Humanities, Sonja Irene Åman. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Senior Lecturer in Environmental Humanities from The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh College of Art, Dr. Michelle Bastian.

Time and place: Nov. 4, 2021 1:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminarrom 1 Sophus Bugges hus

To write a PhD means making a (hopefully) well-informed decision about the format: a monograph or a series of articles encompassed by a ‘kappa’. This is a decision the PhD-fellow and the supervisor should do together. After the decision is made, there is still lots to figure out.

 

Time and place: Oct. 11, 2021 9:00 AMOct. 13, 2021 6:00 PM, Scandic St. Olavs place

Three-day PhD-course in cooperation with the Department of Social Anthropology, UiO

Time and place: Sep. 10, 2021 1:00 PM5:00 PM, 12.etg. NT

Welcome to Kick-off seminar 10 September 2021!

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Time and place: Sep. 6, 2021 7:00 PM10:00 PM, Zoom

What futurities of climate are enacted by the IPCC, and how are they involved with historical temporalizations of human-induced processes of more-than-human change?

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Time and place: June 17, 2021 12:00 PM3:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open mid-term evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Environmental Humanities, Laura op de Beke. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited  Dr. Merlin Seller from The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh College of Art, where they lecture in Design and Screen Cultures.

Time and place: Apr. 29, 2021 9:00 AM1:00 PM, Zoom

For more than a decade, scholars across fields and disciplines have mobilized the concept of “the Anthropocene” as the framework for their studies, be it in history, culture studies, international relations, or environmental humanities. On the other hand, as of October 2020, neither the International Commission on Stratigraphy nor the International Union of Geological Sciences has officially approved the term as a recognised subdivision of geologic time.   

Time and place: Mar. 26, 2021 9:00 AM12:00 PM, Blindern or in Zoom

At this seminar, Rachel Douglas-Jones from the IT-University of Copenhagen will invite you to reflect on how the Covid-19 pandemic affects your dissertation work, whether you work ethnographically or textually. By means of exercises and discussions she will help you find your way through this unprecedented and unnerving situation.  

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2021 9:00 AM1:00 PM, Zoom

All scholars work with concepts, both analytical and hermeneutical, both emic and etic. But do we always know what they are and how they operate?

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2020 10:00 AM1:00 PM, in Zoom

Why do people come together to change the world they live in? Why and under what circumstances does social mobilization occur? Why does it turn violent? What are the potential social, cultural, and political consequences?

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Time and place: Nov. 18, 2020 3:00 PM5:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Middle East Studies Henrik Gråtrud. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Daniel Byman from Georgetown  University, Walsh School of Foreign Service.

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Time and place: Oct. 22, 2020 3:00 PM5:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Cultural History Hannah Kristine Lunde. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Simon Coleman from the University of Toronto, Canada

Time and place: Sep. 17, 2020 12:00 PM4:00 PM, PAM 454

Welcome to Kick-off seminar 17 September 2020!

This years kick-off will focus on time and how it is to write a PhD dissertation in the times of Covid-19. If things doesn't get worse, we plan to meet physically in PAM 454.

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Time and place: Sep. 10, 2020 1:00 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open mid-term evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Cultural History Leonoor Zuiderveen Borgesius. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited  Professor of History of Technology Maria Paula Diogo at NOVA School of Science and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon.

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Time and place: Sep. 7, 2020 12:00 PM3:00 PM, Zoom

We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in China Studies Rebekka Åsnes Sagild. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Jørgen Delman from the University of Copenhagen.

Time and place: May 12, 2020 10:00 AMMay 13, 2020 2:00 PM, in Zoom

- A theoretical and methodological toolbox