Background and activities

Jørund Aasetre (PhD.) is an Associate Professor at NTNU with experience from teaching and doing research on nature management, as well as teaching social studies education with emphasis on geography for teachers.

Aasetre is associated with both Department of Teacher Education (70%) and Department of Geography (30%). At Geography he teach Environmental Geography, as well as co-ordinate their part of the international master program on nature resources management (MSNARM). At Department for Teacher Education he teaches geography related issues for primary and lover secondary teacher students.

As a researcher Aasetre has worked with several issues on nature management in Norway. Among other issues he has published peer reviewed papers on forest recreation and forest history. He has also worked on nature restoration, conservation management, large predators as well as Salomon fjords etc.

Aasetre also work on projects related to competence building in teacher education in Ethiopia and South Sudan (financed through NORHED programs). In addition, he does research on Environmental Education in cooperation with PhD candidates.

Aasetre tries to apply a Political Ecological framework in both his environmental as well as his educational research.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Books

  • Aasetre, Jørund; Cruickshank, Jørn. (2020) Innføring i miljø- og ressursgeografi. Fagbokforlaget. 2020. ISBN 9788245021585.

Part of book/report

  • Cruickshank, Jørn; Aasetre, Jørund. (2020) Perspektiver på miljø- og ressursgeografi. Innføring i miljø- og ressursgeografi.
  • Aasetre, Jørund. (2013) Nature conservation in Norway. Norway : Nature industry and society.
  • Aasetre, Jørund; Carlsson, Espen. (2012) Brudd og kontinuitet? Kultur- og opplevelsesnæringene i Trøndelag. Opplevelser : innhold, verdi, næring og sted.
  • Vik, Jostein; Bay-Larsen, Ingrid Agathe; Aasetre, Jørund. (2011) Bruk og vern-brytninger om demokrati. Rurale brytninger.
  • Aasetre, Jørund. (2005) INON - the history of a Norwegian wilderness indicator. Landscape, Law and Justice. Proceedings of a conference organised by the Centre for Advanced Study at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
  • Aasetre, Jørund. (2004) Naturforvaltningens holdninger til kulturlandskapet. Det levende landskapet. Festskrift til Michael Jones.
  • Aasetre, Jørund. (2000) Norsk Naturforvaltning: Oppfatninger og verdier. Menneskers rom.

Report/dissertation

  • Carlsson, Espen; Haugum, Margrete Hembre; Aasetre, Jørund. (2013) Lokalt utviklingsarbeid. En vurdering av resultater og effekter i Rindal og Rauma kommune. 2013. ISBN 978-82-7732-174-5.
  • Nilsen, Berit Therese; Carlsson, Espen; Aasetre, Jørund; Bye, Robert; Ryan, Anne Wally; Sletterød, Niels Arvid; Wollan, Gjermund. (2009) Kultur- og opplevelsesnæringene i Trøndelag. Kartlegging og eksempelstudier. 2009. Notat / Trøndelag Forskning og Utvikling (14).
  • Skjeggedal, Terje; Arnesen, Tor; Kveli, Jens; Markhus, Guri; Thingstad, Per Gustav; Wollan, Gjermund; Aasetre, Jørund. (2005) Inngrepsfrie naturområder som verktøy for arealforvaltning. 2005. NTF-notat (6).
  • Aasetre, Jørund. (2000) Holdninger og kultur i norsk naturforvaltning. 2000. ISBN 82-471-5024-7.