NOK 30 million to research on multilingualism
CAS project leader Marit Westergaard becomes Director of a new Aurora Center, which entails a generous grant from UiT The Arctic University of Norway, enabling her and some of her CAS colleagues to build on the group research carried out at CAS.
Sustainable Healthcare Education: CAS fellows pen successful application to Centre for Excellence in Education
Eivind Engebretsen and Kristin Heggen, respectively project leader and fellow of one of this year’s CAS projects, manage one of the new Centres for Excellence in Education
How are Norwegian dialects changing?
CAS project leader Terje Lohndal receives NOK 12 million from the Research Council of Norway to investigate grammatical gender in Norwegian dialects.
‘Training the Western legal systems to listen to other voices’
The contributions to a CAS-funded workshop for young scholars are gathered in a book.
CAS Fellow receives ERC Consolidator Grant
Former and returning CAS Fellow, Hugo Lundhaug, receives prestigious funding from the European Research Council (ERC) to study apocryphal texts and traditions in Coptic manuscripts, further strengthening the CAS project he will join in 2020.
CICERO and OsloMet partner with CAS
CAS is excited to announce two new partner institutions.
From Fundamental Research to Policy
The World Health Organization (WHO) has asked one of the CAS projects to write a report on the cultural contexts of health and knowledge translation.
Alumni Spotlight: Frode Kjosavik
Frode Kjosavik and Camilla Serck-Hanssen recently published the book Metametaphysics and the Sciences: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives, a product of the CAS project the two philosophers led in 2015/16.
Institutionalising interdisciplinary collaboration: China-Norway research centre opens
Mette Halskov Hansen wanted to formalise the interdisciplinary collaboration she experienced whilst leading her CAS project on air pollution in China. A Norway-China research centre on climate and environment is now a reality.
Female orgasm: an evolutionary emancipation of women’s sexuality?
CAS Fellow Mihaela Pavličev presented her latest article, which suggests that the female orgasm once had a reproductive function, but then lost it.