For the newly funded MAVI project two new members have joined SIK this August: Norma Wong at the post-doctoral position, and Josh Dickstein in internship.
9. August 2019
How to contribute to learning and how to stimulate student-active learning when we have large student classes?
23. April 2019
The publication results for 2018 are out, and VID has achieved an impressive score of 203.8 publication points. This is an improvement of 49% over 2017.
5. April 2019
Mateus Schweyher did an internship at SIK during fall 2016. He is now a PhD fellow at VID. We asked him to tell us about his journey.
6. February 2019
Centre for intercultural communication (SIK) at VID has been granted 3 million NOK from the University Foundation of Rogaland county for a new project.
3. October 2018
VID/SIK researchers Oleksandr Ryndyk and Gunhild Odden, together with Brigitte Suter from the University of Malmo, will edit the book.
23. August 2018
Can the Bible be used as a resource in the meeting between modern and nomadic lifestyle? Zephania S. Nkesela has studied Maasai reading of Old Testament texts.
7. June 2018
Agnes Aboum, Barbara Parfitt and Abye Tasse are being awarded honorary doctorates by the board of VID.
13. December 2017
What does Paul mean by writing that those who believe become the children of God? Frank Yin-Chao Lin has studied Rom 8:12-30 to examine this concept.
7. December 2017
11.6 million NOK is granted a VID headed project studying innovative models for participation and user involvement in professional practice.
20. November 2017
Monday October 30, 2017, Arngeir Langås publicly defended his thesis on christian-muslim cooperation on Zanzibar at VID Stavanger.
30. October 2017
Benedicte Sørensen Strøm will be defending her dissertation for the degree of PhD, Wednesday September 20, 2017.
Oslo 6. September 2017
March 20, 2017 Øivind Holtedahl defended his doctoral thesis titled: Community, God from above and God from below: An Ethnographic Study of Religious Knowledge Practices in Two Youth Ministries in the Church of Norway.
21. March 2017
In March 2017, Arnhild Leer-Helgesen defended her PhD thesis Negotiating Religion and Development: Diaconal Praxis in the Bolivian Andes at VID Stavanger.
7. March 2017
An unanimous jury awarded Professor Hans Morten Haugen with VID's first research award.
21. December 2016