Associate Professor

Lars Leer

Field of work

Associate Professor
Western Norway University of Applied Sciences- Campus Sogndal
Work Experience:
Associate Professor Social Sciences, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences 2015-2017.
Associate Professor Development Studies Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences 2010-2014.
Associate Professor Spanish, The Artic University of Norway -Campus Alta 2007-2010
Teacher Education-University of Oslo 2016
Ph.D Social Anthropology Center for Advanced Studies in Social Anthropology (CIESAS) 2006
Cand.Polit-Political Science University of Oslo 1993
Research interests:
Education for Sustainable Development.
Comparative and International Education
Civil Society and Social Movements.
Democracy and Citizenship.
Political Ecology.
Latin American Politics.
International Relations.
Technology and Innovation.

Courses taught

  • Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences
  • International Relations
  • Social Work
  • Development Studies
  • Examen Facultatum
  • Comparative Politics

Research areas

  • Bolivia
  • Ecuador
  • Mexico
  • Indigenous rights
  • Teacher Education
  • Chile
  • Development
  • Legal Anthropology
  • Political Ecology
  • Brazil
  • Comparative and international education
  • South Africa
  • Guatemala
  • Haiti
  • South Africa

Research groups