Virtual networking at ICTIR
When this crowd invites to a digital conference on information retrieval, the good ideas will flourish in the virtual meeting room.
Beards and Masculinity in American Literature
We are living in the era of pogonomania. Put simply, beards are everywhere. Should we regard such flocculence as just a few hairs on the face? Or do beards mean something more? Dr. Peter Ferry, Associate Professor of English Literature at UiS, addresses these questions in his latest book: Beards and Masculinity in American Literature (Routledge 2020).
Cognitive and behavioral neuroscience lab
The Cognitive Lab provides the natural sciences and research on cognition and artificial intelligence with a meeting place for the health sciences, psychology and various disciplines that study social conditions, human behaviour and learning.
Great interest for Digital summer school
From 27.-31 July over 500 students from 142 institutions and 53 countries participated in the international summer school “Offshore Field Development” via screen.
Important information on the coronavirus situation
The UiS is open to students, staff and visitors, in compliance with existing infection control precautions. UiS is monitoring the coronavirus situation closely and will keep this page updated with any new information that applies to the university.
Infection control routines for lecture rooms at UiS
Familiarize yourself with our infection control instructions for classrooms and auditoriums before you arrive at UiS.
EU funding for new simulation course in emergency medicine
Together with nine partners, the Faculty of Health Sciences at UiS has received approximately NOK 10 million from the EU for the development of an innovative training course in emergency medicine.
Welcome to the official semester opening 2020
A record number of students are embarking on their student life at the University of Stavanger in August. We are very excited to wish you all a warm welcome with an official ceremony, which will be digital this year. The ceremony also marks the beginning of the buddy festival Fadder.
Help us keep campus corona free
Student at UiS? Read on to see what you can do to prevent the spread of infection.
From Cuba to a lockdown in the Red Box
Two Cuban master students at Nordic Master of Social Work and welfare came on a three month stay to Stavanger one week before Norway closed down.