Below you can see more information about earlier, current, and future Young CAS Fellow Projects.

January 2023 - December 2024


Benjamin Schneider

Oslo Metropolitan Univeristy (OsloMet)

Work and Wellbeing in History


Victor Greiff

Univeristy of Oslo (UiO)

EVOIMMPRINT: Evolutionary Imprints on Human Adaptive Immunity

August 2022 - June 2024

Photo of children in science class   Illustration of a photoactivated redox process. Illustration by Camilla K. Elmar / CAS.

Nani Teig

University of Oslo (UiO)

Disadvantaged Students Who Beat the Odds: Toward a New Generation of Research in Academic Resilience


Ida-Marie Høyvik

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

A Wave Function Based Framework for Describing Photoactivated Redox Processes

January 2022 - December 2023


Vadim Kimmelman

University of Bergen (UiB)

Whole-Entity Classifiers in Sign Languages: A Multiperspective Approach


Veronika K. Pettersen

UiT The Arctic University of Norway (UiT)

Infant Gut Microbiome Acquisition: Off to a Healty Start

August 2021 - June 2023


Helen F. Leslie-Jacobsen

University of Bergen (UiB)

Ballads Across Borders: The Faroe Islands in the Norse Story-Telling World (BARD)


Kjetil Lysne Voje

Natural History Museum at University of Oslo (UiO)

The Importance of Measurement Theory in Paleobiology


Daniele Miano

University of Oslo (UiO)

The Roots of Universal History: The Empire, the World, and the Historian (c.200 BCE - 1681 CE)


Kris Shaw

University of Oslo (UiO)

Real Structures in Discrete, Algebraic, Symplectic, and Tropical Geometries (REACTIONS)


Young CAS Fellow - 1st edition

Before the programme became a two-year fellowship, Young CAS Fellows were granted funding for three gatherings over the course of one academic year. This model was used for two years, and granting funding for two fellows each year.

2020 / 2021


Catherine A. Bradley

University of Oslo (UiO)

Scattered Songs in Scandinavia: Fragments from A Medieval Motet Manuscript


Erik Tellgren

University of Oslo (UiO)

Global Optimisation in Electronic Energy Landscapes: Finding a Needle in a Haystack

2019 / 2020


Are Skeie Hermansen

University of Oslo (UiO)

Cross-National Comparison of Within-Job Pay Inequality Between Immigrants and Natives


Hilde Nesse Tyssøy

University of Bergen (UiB)

Unraveling the Drivers of Energetic Electron Precipitation


YoungCAS workshop

And even earlier, before becomming a one-year programme, CAS organised YoungCAS workshops. These were one-time workshops focused on discussions and networkbuilding.

The first two years, 2017 and 2018, CAS hosted three workshops:


Hanna Tiainen

University of Oslo (UiO)

The Post-Antibiotic Era: End of the World As We Know It?


Margherita Paola Poto

UiT The Arctic University of Norway (UiT)

Workshop on Indigenous Law and Methodology


Andre Laestadius

University of Oslo (UiO)

Do Electron Current Densities Determine All There Is to Know?