Expert lists for journalists

Dramatic events

Dramatic events demand explanations, analyses of safety and communication, answers as to why the event happened, and finally: What do we do now?

 

Children and learning

Turid Suzanne Berg-Nielsen, Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare
children and parents, parenting, parental stress, preschool and kindergarten, children and mental health 
Turid Suzanne Berg-Nielsen

May Britt Drugli, Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare
young children and learning
May Britt Drugli

 

Communications and logistics

Alf Steinar Sætre, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management
communication and organizations
Alf Steinar Sætre

Britt-Marie Drottz Sjøberg, Department of Psychology
radiation: perception and risk communication
Britt-Marie Drottz Sjøberg

Tor Medalen, Department of Urban Design and Planning 
transportation planning
Tor Medalen

Hanne Rustad, Department of Language and Literature
risk communcation, health communication, linguistic communication
Hanne Rustad

 

Construction and architecture and

Knut Erik Solem, Department of Sociology and Political Science 
trends, future research
Knut Erik Solem

Stig Geving, Department of Civil and Transport Engineering
building damages
Stig Geving

Svein Remseth, Department of Structural Engineering 
earthquakes, earthquake resistant structures
Svein Remseth

Knut Ove Eliassen, Department of Language and Literature
modernism, postmodernism
Knut Ove Eliassen

Hans Narve Skotte, Department of Urban Design and Planning
architecture, reconstruction after disasters
Hans Narve Skotte

Markus Schwai, Department of Urban Design and Planning
urban design, urban planning, typologies (architectural forms and building types)
Markus Schwai

 

Extremism and fundamentalism

Jennifer Leigh Bailey, Department of Sociology and Political Science
fundamentalism in recent times
Jennifer Leigh Bailey

Morten Levin, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management
anti-Semitism
Morten Levin

Ulrika Mårtensson, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies 
Islamism
Ulrika Mårtensson

Asbjørn Dyrendal, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Christian fundamentalism, conspiracy theories
Asbjørn Dyrendal

 

Games, film, television

Anne Gjelsvik, Department of Art and Media Studies
film, television
Anne Gjelsvik

Kristine Ask, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture 
computer games, virtual worlds, online cultures
Kristine Ask

 

Genetics-environment and memory

Menno Witter, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience/Centre for Neural Computation
the brain, memory, learning, brain development, neuro anatomy
Menno Witter

May-Britt Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience/Centre for Neural Computation
the brain, memory, sense of location/orientation
May-Britt Moser

Edvard Ingjald Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience/Centre for Neural Computation
the brain, memory, sense of location/orientation
Edvard Ingjald Moser

 

Health and sickness absence

Turid Lingaas Holmen, Department of Public Health and General Practice
adolescents and health, public health
Turid Lingaas Holmen

Steinar Westin, Department of Public Health and General Practice
disability, health care, social medicine 
Steinar Westin

Steinar Krokstad, Department of Public Health and General Practice
public health, social medicine
Steinar Krokstad

 

ICT, network, mobile systems and computers

Bjarne E. Helvik, Department of Telematics
reliability and fault tolerance in ICT systems, robust and survivable communication networks
Bjarne E. Helvik

Poul E. Heegaard, Department of Telematics
communication systems, wireless networks
Poul E. Heegaard

John Krogstie, Department of Computer and Information Science
mobile systems, data systems, ICT in the public sector
John Krogstie

Stig Frode Mjølsnes, Department of Telematics
encryption, cryptography, cryptology, information security
Stig Frode Mjølsnes

Harald Øverby, Department of Telematics
business models and cost analyses of ICT, optical network technology
Harald Øverby

Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences
electronic identification, cryptography, information security, IT security, IT infrastructure security
Kristian Gjøsteen

Magnus Jahre, Department of Computer and Information Science
computers, energy efficiency, processors, memory systems
Magnus Jahre

Svein Yngvar Willassen, Department of Telematics
digital forensics
Svein Yngvar Willassen

Jostein Jensen, Department of Computer and Information Science
IT security, IT security in the public sector, information security, identity management
Jostein Jensen

 

Immigrants and refugees

Berit Berg, Department of Social Work and Health Science
immigrants, refugees
Berit Berg

 

Politics and political perspectives

Toril Aalberg, Department of Sociology and Political Science
elections, political parties
Toril Aalberg

Anders Todal Jenssen, Department of Sociology and Political Science
elections, political parties
Anders Todal Jenssen

Torbjørn Lindstrøm Knutsen, Department of Sociology and Political Science
foreign politics, international politics
Torbjørn Lindstrøm Knutsen

George Chabert, Department of Language and Literature
France: today's politics, society, political history
George Chabert

Kristian Steinnes, Department of Language and Literature
the European Union (EU), social democracy, political history
Kristian Steinnes

Gunnar Fermann, Department of Sociology and Political Science
security policy, foreign policy, international policy, ISIL/IS
Gunnar Fermann

Gary Love, Department of Language and Literature
British history and politics
Gary Love

Espen Moe, Department of Sociology and Political Science
USA/American politics and foreign policy, Japan, international politics and foreign policy, financial crisis
Espen Moe
 

 

Security and consequences

Magnus Langseth, SIMLab, Department of Structural Engineering
risk and vulnerability analysis, protection, consequenses of accidents, disasters/natural disasters and terror, lighter structures, structural engineering, crash safety, crash testing, pedestrian safety, safer roads, protection against extreme loads, explosive loads, impact on pipelines (offshore)
Magnus Langseth

Jan Hovden, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management 
security, societal security, consequenses of large and dramatic events
Jan Hovden

Per Morten Schiefloe, Department of Sociology and Political Science 
organization and security, security in society
Per Morten Schiefloe

Stein Haugen, Department of Production and Quality Engineering 
large accidents and serious consequences
Stein Haugen

Carl Martin Larsen, Department of Marine Technology
fatigue and collapse ships and marine structures, accidents and collisions at sea, oil spill recovery
Carl Martin Larsen

Svein Valla, Department of Biotechnology
industrial biotechnology, microbiology, genetics of microorganisms
Svein Valla

Sverre Quale, Department of Energy and Process Engineering
management, security and risks, aviation and railway
Sverre Quale

Endre Sjøvold, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management
management, project- and high-performance teams, hospitals, team-performance in in-secure situations - crises - military operations
Endre Sjøvold

 

Social and physical vulnerability

Jan Ketil Rød, Department of Geography 
social and physical vulnerability to natural disasters, maps, geographic information systems
Jan Ketil Rød

 

Stress, crisis and treatment

Alf O. Brubakk, Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging
extreme exposures
Alf O. Brubakk

Are Holen, Department of Neuroscience
crisis psychiatry, stress
Are Holen

Leif Edward Ottesen Kennair, Department of Psychology 
anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, psychotherapy
Leif Edward Ottesen Kennair

Roger Hagen, Department of Psychology
anxiety, depression, psychoses, mental illnesses
Roger Hagen

Joar Øveraas Halvorsen, Department of Psychology
rape/sexual assault, torture, post-traumatic stress/stress disorder and psychologial treatment
Joar Øveraas Halvorsen

 

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