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Kristin Sørung Scharffscher { "honorific-suffix": "Førsteamanuensis", "fn": "Kristin Sørung Scharffscher", "tel": "Telefon: 51831185", "email": "kristin.s.scharffscher@uis.no" }

Avdeling/enhet Det teknisk- naturvitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt/senter Institutt for sikkerhet, økonomi og planlegging
Rom KE D-324

Førsteamanuensis i samfunnssikkerhet

Forskningsområder

Risk communication, gender perspectives in societal safety, complex emergency operations, gender-based protection, crisis  management, international humanitarian organisations and the UN system.

Pågående forskning

Arbeidserfaring

2018-

Associate Professor, Societal safety, University of Stavanger, Norway 

2015-2018

Associate Professor, Societal safety (part time/project based), University of Stavanger, Norway 

2014-2016

European Union Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership: Project Coordinator for Medical Peace Work III (20% project position), Norwegian affiliate of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear Weapons (IPPNW), Norway

2014-2015

Adjunct Associate Professor, Societal safety, University of Stavanger, Norway

2012-2015

Head of Studies, Bachelor programme in Societal safety and environment, University of Tromsø, Norway

2010-2012

Associate Professor in Societal safety and environment, University of Tromsø, Norway

2010-2011

Norad/Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Consultant (project-based)
Evaluated the implementation of a gender perspective in the operational activities of UN-OCHA, Unicef, WFP and UNHCR

2009-2010

Assistant Professor in Societal safety and environment, University of Tromsø, Norway

2004-2009

Research Fellow in Risk management and societal safety, University of Stavanger, Norway

2007-2008

United Nations Development Fund (UNDP): Consultant (Project-based secondment through the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
Member of expert panel advising UNDP on the development of the agency?s Gender Equality Strategy 2008-2011.

2007

Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Consultant (project-based)
Contributed to the drafting and editing of ?White Paper no. 9 (2007/2008) Norway?s policy on the prevention of humanitarian emergencies

2007

University College of Tromsø: Lecturer (part time)
Developed and lectured ten-credit module on contingency planning and municipal safety as part of HiTø?s new Bachelor degree course in Societal safety and environment.

2005

Norwegian Refugee Council: Consultant (project-based)
Co-author of report evaluating NRC?s reaction to the tsunami of 26 December 2004

2005

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) in
Sri Lanka: Consultant (project-based), Compiled material and presented work in connection with ?Lessons Learned on the international tsunami relief operation in Sri Lanka?.

2005

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) in Sri Lanka: Humanitarian Affairs Officer (Seconded from NRC), Primary tasks were the compilation and writing of reports and analyses related to UN's tsunami relief operation in Sri Lanka.

Vitenskapelige publikasjoner (fra CRISTin)

  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2012). Making Gender Matter in Humanitarian Operations. Direktoratet for utviklingshjelp - NORAD. ISBN 978-82-7548-619-4. 40 s.
  • Kruke, Bjørn Ivar; Olsen, Odd Einar; Mathiesen, Espen Reiss; Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2005). We landed on our feet again: NRC's reaction to the tsunami of December 26th 2004. The Norwegian Refugee Council.
  • Engen, Ole Andreas Hegland; Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung; Jore, Sissel Haugdal; Olsen, Odd Einar Falnes (2020). Koronakommisjonen og samfunns­­sikkerheten etter korona.
  • Kruke, Bjørn Ivar; Olsen, Odd Einar Falnes; Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2020). Når krisen rammer krisen.
  • Lindland, Kristiane Marie Fjær; Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2018). Design thinking by contrasting contexts: How municipalities can look in unexpected places for exploring innovative solutions to emerging challenges. CHER; 2018-10-19 - 2018-10-21.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2018). Gender perspectives in risk and societal safety. Society for Risk Analysis, Nordic chapter; 2018-11-07.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2018). Se kle chanjman: Disaster risk reduction, urban Development and women's Security in Saint Louis du Sud. The General Jonas Zemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania; 2018-01-30 - 2018-01-31.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2018). Å forebygge voldtekt i krig.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung; Lindland, Kristiane Marie Fjær (2018). Informal capacities for resilient communities: The significance of innovation and unconventionality in Haiti and Norway. The International Academic Forum (IAFOR); 2018-10-19 - 2018-10-21.
  • Melf, Klaus; Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2015). Addressing domestic violence: The Bascomb Street Surgery in transition.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2012). Kvinner på flukt: Sårbare og robuste. Utlendingsdirektoratet; 2012-11-16.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2012). Seminar on the report 'Making Gender Matter in Humanitarian Operations'. Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO); 2012-02-09.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2011). Veien til fredsprisen: Kvinnenes fredsbevegelse i Liberia. Universitetsbiblioteket i Tromsø; 2011-10-23.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2010). Why progress on gender mainstreaming may look good from the headquarters' perspective. Utenriksdepartementet, NORAD og Flyktninghjelpen; 2010-09-14.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2006). Linking relief agencies and local capacities in complex emergency operations. TIEMS; 2006-05-24 - 2006-05-26.
  • Scharffscher, Kristin Sørung (2018). Risk and Security governance in the Baltic-Nordic region. Risk-Net / Universitetet i Stavanger. Nettbasert.