Major subject:

20th Century: Cold War, International politics, American Foreign Affairs, Portuguese foreign Affairs. Africa studies, UN organization development.


Transnational history.

Educational Institutions:

NTNU, Trondheim and Universidade de Letras, Lisboa, Portugal.

PhD Scholarship:

19th Century: Regional Maritime History, Export and Trade History, Business History, Portuguese, Spanish and Canadian maritime trade history. Technological and institutional development.

The thesis examines the segments of sale in the clipfish trade, studying the development of Christian Johnsen’s export from Kristiansund in the second half of the 19th century. It examines internal and external elements and analyses whether – and how – elements interacted and eventually structured the marketing. The thesis will hopefully be published in 2020.


Transnational history, micro-history.

Educational Institutions:  

Volda University College, Universidade de Letras de Lisboa and University of Bergen.

Teaching – main area:

  • Teaching History and Social Sciences at Teachers Education Program. Volda University College
  • Teaching History and Didactics at Faculty of History, Volda University College
  • Teaching History and Didactics at Teachers Education Program, Volda University College
  • Teaching History in Mandatory School, both primary and secondary school, in Ulstein Kommune

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