Humanities and social sciences

The portfolio board is responsible for investment decisions within the humanities and social sciences for the Research Council’s funding scheme for independent projects (FRIPRO), as well as for providing scientific advisory services.

Together, the members are to have a high degree of scientific expertise across the scientific scope of the thematic area to enable them to carry out their board’s tasks in the best possible manner.


Camilla Serck-Hanssen, University of Oslo, Oslo, Chair
Hans Dam Christensen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Narve Fulsås, UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø
Kristian Berg Harpviken, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Oslo
Terje Lohndal, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
Geir Mork, Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, Oslo
Jill Walker Rettberg, University of Bergen, Bergen
Eva-Maria Svensson, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Tina Søreide, Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen
Mari Teigen, Institute for Social Research, Oslo
Jarle Trondal, University of Agder, Kristiansand