Background and activities

I am Associate Professor in history and teach history, history didactics, theories of science and research methods at the Master's program of Primary and Lower Secondary Teacher. My BA and MA is in History from the University in Oslo, and I completed my PhD in History at the University of Cambridge. I also have a BA in Drama from Oslo Metropolitan University.

I am open to supervise MA students in history and history didactics.


Teaching autumn 2021

  • MGLU2107 - Introduction to Social Studies Education Part 2 (1-7)
  • MGLU3110 - Innføring i samfunnsfag Del 2 (1-7)
  • MGLU3509 - Innføring i samfunnsfag Del 1 (5-10)
  • MGLU5106 - Theory of Social Sciences and Research Methods for Master Dissertations in Social Science Education (1-7)
  • MGLU5506 - Theory of Social Sciences and Research Methods (5-10) (Social Science education)

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Part of book/report

  • Lunga, Peter Sigurdson. (2020) Queens and demons : Women in English royal genealogies c.1100-c.1223. Conquests in Eleventh-Century England : 1016, 1066.


  • Gjerpen, Alexandra; Lunga, Peter Sigurdson. (2022) Historiske kjendiser: Henrik VIII - maktgal tyrann og konemorder. NRK P2 [Radio]. 2022-01-05.