The Greenhouse – Center for Environmental Humanities

An environmental humanities initiative at the University of Stavanger

The Greenhouse is a research center that draws together those with an interest in the environmental humanities.

Do you want to research a PhD on museums and sustainability?

Situation Vacant: PhD in Environmental Humanities (advert in Norwegian)


Jobs and funding opportunities


Forthcoming events and calls for papers

Resource library

Book talks and reports


Coming soon

Forthcoming events

Greenhouse online environmental humanities book talks series: "Educating for the Anthropocene" by Peter Sutoris

Mon. 04.12.2023



Greenhouse online environmental humanities book talks series: "Bonhoeffer and Climate Change" by Dianne Rayson

Mon. 11.12.2023



News from The Greenhouse

Do you want to research a PhD on museums and sustainability?

The Greenhouse Center for Environmental Humanities can help you develop your project.

Researching the unnoticed connections between petroculture and cultural heritage

Professor Dolly Jørgensen has won funding to research the links between cultural heritage and petrocultures and their co...

Combining art and science in a film project on the ethical challenges of the Green Transition

The artist Hans Baumann has received a Fulbright-scholarship to spend four months at the University of Stavanger working...

PhD-course: Anthropocene, Bildung and Education

1 & 15 November 2023 digital; 6-8 December 2023 in Stavanger, Norway

Indigenous stories, and the weather in Calcutta: Two new Marie Curie postdoctoral fellows at The Greenhouse

The EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (MSCA) are an attractive and prestigious mobility award that give r...

The Greenhouse Green Transitions Fellows Blog

Reflections from the Green Transitions Fellows at The Greenhouse 2022

New research centre at UiS: The Greenhouse

The Greenhouse was established as a research group in 2017 and quickly distinguished itself worldwide as a leading prof...

Greenhouse Green Transitions Fellows 2022

In the fall of 2022, University of Stavanger welcomed 12 guest researchers and artists from across the world to engage w...

The Greenhouse: Events

Information about forthcoming and previous events

The Greenhouse: Research

Information about our research projects and research networks

The Greenhouse: Announcements

See below for opportunities to work with us.

AtHOME blog

The blog of the AtHOME project

AtHOME: Histories of animals, technological infrastructure, and making more-than-human homes in the modern age

How can we understand animals as being at home with human-built infrastructure?

Nuclear Nordics

Radioactive Waste Spatialities, Materialities and Societies in the Nordic Region, 1960s to 1990s

Back to Blood: Pursuing a future from the Norse Past

Why are Vikings and the Norse past increasingly popular?

The Norwegian Researcher School in Environmental Humanities (NoRS-EH)

NoRS-EH is an interdisciplinary initiative that aims to reinforce and strengthen the contribution of Norwegian humaniti...


Citizen Science for Environmental Citizenship