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PhD Education at the University of Stavanger

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In the core of a neutron star

How can the established theory of particle physics, the Standard Model, be used to predict the...

Brynjar Åbel Bandlien

All tomorrows parties

The artistic research dance project All Tomorrows Parties by Brynjar Åbel Bandlien aims to...

Integrated solar panels in walls and roofs can be efficient power sources

“Norway’s cold climate is very suitable for building-integrated photovoltaics,” says researcher...

Janine Campbell

Countries that do well in the PISA assessment have one thing in common

The most common thing about countries that are 'successful' in PISA, is a higher level of gender...

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Impact case: Breast Cancer School

UiS researchers at the Faculty of Health has identified the urgent need to develop an educational...

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Ethics in research

UiS is responsible for research conducted at the university being performed in accordance with laws...

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Burden of treatment in patients with chronic heart failure

In this new paper, researcher at the University of Stavanger explore the associations between burden...

Sosialt arbeid, bachelor

Easier to say recovery than to do recovery

Health and social services in Norway have adapted recovery as base for the mental health and...

Tingvatn

Back to Blood: Pursuing a future from the Norse Past

Why are Vikings and the Norse past increasingly popular?

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Bettina Smith: The Artist's Secret

We congratulate Professor Bettina Smith on her new release. Together with pianist Jan Willem Nelleke...

psykolog

Occupational health services should have an active role in alcohol prevention

Research shows that occupational health services may be an abeyant asset for alcohol prevention, but...

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14 recommendations for a successful disputation

A disputation, the public defence of a PhD candidate’s thesis, is a serious matter. How can you...

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Universities must take a leading role in regional development

Not all regions are like Silicon Valley, and not all universities can or should be like Stanford...

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The importance of religion in encounters with death at work

How do migrant nursing home staff relate to religion in their work with patients who are approaching...

Who has the most and the least stressful jobs?

A study showed that 15 % of the employees had high-strain jobs. Being female, having low education...

Extended individual placement and support (IPS) contributed to participation in job and education

With an expanded model for IPS, 63% of people with severe mental illness who were unemployed found a...

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Employees with high alcohol consumption may experience impaired work performance

A review of research conducted on more than 92 000 employees in 15 countries suggests that employees...

Impact case: The Agder Project

UiS researchers have developed and tested a structured play-based curriculum for children at their...

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The «Forskningsdagene» Research Festival

The research festival Forskningsdagene is a national, annual ten-day festival under the auspices of...

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The «Forskningsdagene» Research Festival

The research festival Forskningsdagene is a national, annual ten-day festival under the auspices of...

Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

Became editor of the highest impact factor journal in Civil Engineering

Professor Dimitrios Pavlou at Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials...

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Children need self-regulation to learn

According to a new study, there is a strong link between self-regulation and mathematical skills in...

Perceived emotional support from the teacher is associated with higher achievement in reading

A recent Norwegian study shows strong associations between first grade students feeling liked and...