Background and activities

Research areas: Mobility studies (internal migration, international labour migration, recreational mobility); Social inequality; Rural sociology; Classical sociology; Methodology (qualitative and quantitative).

Johan Fredrik Rye (b. 1971) is Professor at the Department of Sociology and Political Science at NTNU in Trondheim since 2008. He is author of more than 25 articles in peer-reviewed journals, such as Acta Sociologica, European Urban and Regional Studies, Journal of Rural Studies, Landscape Research, Mobilities and Young, and has also published several book chapters and other scientific publications. He is presently member of the editorial board of Tidsskrift for ungdomsforskning, has previously served as co-editor of Journal of Sociology (in Norway), and has acted as external reviewer for more than than 35 peer reviewed journals. Rye has had several visiting appointments at University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of California Berkeley.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications