Faculty of Arts and Education

University of Stavanger

Education and research

The faculty has comprehensive study portfolio with teacher training at all levels from kindergarten to secondary school, sports studies and training in special pedagogy, language, religion, history, drama, arts and crafts, several degree programs in humanistic subjects, a wide range of further education and research training . We are concerned that the students who leave us should be well trained in critical and analytical thinking, have the ability for ethical reflection and be aware of the need for continuous learning and professional development.


Faculty of Arts and Education
Director of Faculty
Faculty of Arts and Education
Faculty Administration UH
Associate Professor
Faculty of Arts and Education
Department of Cultural Studies and Languages
Associate Professor
Læringsmiljøsenteret, avd. Stavanger
Faculty of Arts and Education
Norwegian Centre for Learning Environment and Behavioral Research in Education
Associate Professor
Faculty of Arts and Education
Head of Centre
Faculty of Arts and Education
National Centre for Reading Education and Research

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