Associate Professor

Erlend Eidsvik

Field of work

Teaches geography in teacher edcuation.

Leader of the research group COMPARE - Comparative perspectives in Education

Project leader, UTFORSK project on joint master exchange with partners in South Africa

Courses taught

  • Climate and sustainability
  • Place and the didactics of place
  • Geography didactics
  • PhD 911 Non-Western Educational Philosophy and Policy

Research areas

  • Geography didactics and the epistemology of geogphray
  • Colonial history and postcolonial representations
  • Climate and sustainability in education

Selected publications

  • Verda og vi. Innføring i geografi

    Eidsvik, Erlend, Kolstad, Erik Wilhelm, Nielsen, Pål Ringkjøb, Vågenes, Vibeke (2019)
  • Globale og lokale utfordringer i det 21. århundre - behov for revitalisering i skolefaget Geografi i Skandinavia?: Kunnskapsstatus for Geografifaget i den norske skolen

    Ryan, Anne Wally, Andersen, Hans Petter, Eidsvik, Erlend (2019)
  • Academia in the context of constraint and a performative SDG agenda: A perspective on South Africa

    Maistry, Suriamurthee, Eidsvik, Erlend (2017)
  • Liminal but Omnipotent: Thesen & Co. – Norwegian Migrants in the Cape Colony

    Eidsvik, Erlend (2015)
  • Expressions of pan-Scandinavian Sentiments in the magazine Fram among Scandinavian migrants in South Africa, 1914-1954

    Eidsvik, Erlend (2013)