The PhD programme in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture

The curriculum objective of the PhD programme in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture is to promote independent scholarly work in a specialty field leading to a scientific dissertation at a high academic level. Additionally, PhD candidates will gain breadth and depth as a result of working with advanced theory and methodology, while at the same time viewing their selected field in a larger context.

The PhD programme in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture covers Science and Technology Studies and Women's and Gender Studies.

The PhD programme in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture is a dissertation-oriented, three-year, full-time programme (180 ECTS credits). It contains the following components:

  • Dissertation work equivalent to 2 ½ years or 150 ECTS credits
  • Coursework equivalent to ½ year or 30 ECTS credits

You will find more information about The PhD programme in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture by using the menu to the left, and the links to the right, or by reading the programme descriptions for the PhD-programmes at the Faculty of Humanities.

Director of the PhD programme in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture

Professor Knut Holtan Sørensen
Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture
phone: 73591790
e-post: knut.sorensen@ntnu.no

Professor Per Østby
Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture
phone: 73598218
e-mail: per.ostby@ntnu.no

Contact

Gro Lurås 
Telephone: +47 73 59 66 89

Vemund Warud
Telephone: +47 73 59 67 01

If you have questions concerning thesis defence:
Vera Hamran
Telephone: +47 73 59 61 72