Centre for Advanced Study (CAS)
An independent foundation that furthers excellent, fundamental, curiosity-driven research.
Led by Professor James Lewis (UiT) and Professor Michael Stausberg (UiB).
Led by Professor Helge Jordheim (UiO) and Professor Espen Ytreberg (UiO).
Led by Professor Marc Bezem (UiB) and Professor Bjørn Ian Dundas (UiB).
The 2008/09 CAS project leader is the alumnus of the month for November 2018.
Members of the 2015/16 CAS project 'Arctic Domestication in the Era of the Anthropocene' release an anthology that challenges and expands the concept of domestication.
Þóra Pétursdóttir, who spent the 2016/17 academic year at CAS, will use the grant to continue her work researching nature and cultural heritage.
The 2018/19 CAS project in the humanities will examine how different religions decline and ultimately die.
The 2018/19 CAS project in the natural sciences aims to push a new mathematical theory forward.
The 2018/19 CAS project in the social sciences will explore how different forms of media help create shared experiences and times.