Faculty of Social and Educational Sciences


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About the research

As the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, we seek and disseminate new knowledge about people, organisations and social conditions.

Our researchers collaborate with other academic communities and have central roles in national and international education and research networks. 

You can read more about the overall goals of our resarch in the strategy "Knowledge for a better society".


The Faculty coordinates NOSSH, the Norwegian network for the promotion of the social sciences and humanities perspectives in Horizon Europe. 

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Contact us

Karoline Daugstad
Deputy Dean of Research
Karoline Daugstad
Erik Ingebrigtsen
Head of Section,
Research Section

Erik Ingebrigtsen

PhD Studies

PhD at the Faculty

Our PhD programmes creates independent researchers on an international level with excellent prospects of success in the interaction with international research.

Learn more about our PhD programmes