Department of Culture and Global Studies
9220 Aalborg East
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Editors: Robert Chr. Thomsen and Lill Rastad Bjørst, members of CIRCLA - Centre for Innovation and Research in Culture and Living in the Arctic, Department of Culture and Global Studies.
GRS’ Associate Professor Marlene Spanger has together with May-Len Skilbrei edited a new groundbreaking methodological book about the dilemmas and ethical aspects of researching sex for sale.
Orvar Löfgren will be associated with CC - Culture and Consumption and TRU - Tourism Research Unit.
As of April 1 2017 DIR - Research Center on Development and International Relations has a new assistant professor!
As of April 1, 2017 TRU - Tourism Research Unit has a new PhD Student!
Members of TRU - Tourism Research Unit at Department of Culture and Global Studies Professor Dianne Dredge and Associate Professor Helene Balslev Clausen have no less that 4 chapters in the recently released book 'Social Entrepreneurship and Tourism: Philosophy and Practice'.
Global Refugee Studies is looking for a student assistant (Communication Officer). The position is part-time with 10 hours a week and runs until 30 April 2018, is based at the Global Refugee Studies research group at Frederikskaj 10B, at Aalborg University’s South Harbour Campus. You will be reporting to the GRS Media Steering Group.
Teaching and researching with PBL: Integrating students in research and teaching.
This project aims to trace the associations between the religious rabbinical interpretation and contextualization of Jewish history in conjunction with the establishment of the Jewish state and the on-going power struggle defining the state and its’ boundaries.
As you may have seen, a number of brightly coloured work stations in various forms have been or are being installed in open spaces at Kroghstræde 3.
Associate Professor Poul Duedahl from CGS, Aalborg University, is the author of the book, Ondskabens øjne [The Eyes of the Evil], which was released in May, almost instantly became a bestseller and received a series of positive reviews in the Danish newspapers. Now the book is one of five publications nominated for the title as History Book of the Year 2016.
In Britain Today, topics and key subjects are chosen to reflect the most important social, political, and cultural issues in Britain today, with a focus on those that Scandinavian lecturers and students will find particularly important and engaging. Edited by Robert C. Thomsen, Associate Professor at the Department of Culture and Global Studies at Aalborg University and Sara Dybris McQuaid, Aarhus University.
Inviting the new international PhD students to my home for dinner has become somewhat of an annual tradition.
Global Refugee Studies has a new associate professor: Anja Kublitz.
Edited by Assistant Professor Malayna Raftopoulos, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University and Michela Coletta, University of Warwick. Publisher: University of London. This book offers a timely analysis of some of the crucial challenges, contradictions and promises within current environmental discourses and practices in the region.
Edited by Associate Professor Torben Kjersgaard Nielsen and Professor (MSO) Iben Fonnesberg-Schmidt, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University. Publisher: Brepols Publishers. This volume brings together contributions from fifteen historians and art historians working on the history of the crusades, focusing on Iberia and the Baltic region.
Edited by Marlene Spanger, Associate Professor in the Department of Culture and Global Studies at Aalborg University and May-Len Skilbrei Professor in the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law at the University of Oslo. Publisher: Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group. The starting point for this book is the question of how we research sex for sale and the implications of the choices we make in terms of epistemology and ethics. Which dilemmas and ethical aspects need to be taken into account when producing qualitative data within a highly politicised and moral-infected realm?
As of January 1, 2017, CHI and The Global History of UNESCO Project has a new postdoc!