Geir Skeie is UNESCO Chair at University of Stavanger with focus on diversity, inclusion and education. He is also Ombudsman for scientific integrity, University of Stavanger (UiS).
Geir Skeie is Professor of religious education at UiS and with a guest professorship at NTNU, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim. He has also been professor at Stockholm University for ten years and guest professor at NTNU, Trondheim for 3 years. His research focuses mainly on diversity, religion and education, with both empirical and theoretical contributions. This includes a focus on inclusion, Human Rights and impartiality in education. Skeie has mainly used qualitative methods and document studies including action research. He has been leading researcher in several national and international research projects with a strong network nationally and internationally and with particular interest in Nordic research cooperation.