Research Courses

28 - 30 Nov 2018

PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

The Anthropology of Humanitarianism

​This course is intended for an interdisciplinary audience of humanitarian studies and peace and conflict studies. The course will deal with key topics such as the anthropology of forced migration, the thematic and methodological challenges of studying conflict and crisis in anthropology, the disciplines historical engagement with emergencies and human suffering and the contemporary legalization and financialization of the humanitarian field and finally the changing humanitarian-development-security nexus. The course aims to give participants an overview of the field as well as give an introduction to the possibilities and challenges that arise with using ethnographic approaches to the study of humanitarian action and humanitarianism. The course will be a collaboration with PRIO and the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, University of Oslo.  

Application deadline: 16 September, 2018  

14 - 18 Jan 2019

UiO, Department of Political Science

Rational Choice in Empirical Political Science

This course aims to enable students to use a game-theoretic model or other rational choice framework in their own research.

For further information on curriculum and registration, please visit the course page of the Dept. of Political Science, UiO.

Application deadline: 14 December 2018. 

06 - 08 May 2019

PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

Gender, Peace and Security

 The course description will be published in December 2018. We will not open up for applications before that time.

Application Deadline: 6 March 2019.

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