Associate Professor

Hilde Birgitte Hjertager Lund

Field of work

I am educated as a social anthropologist and have a Cand. Polit. Degree from the University of Bergen. Also, I have a  Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), Psychology, and Pedagogy of supervision. I have a doctoral degree in Educattion from Western Norway University of Applied Sciences.

My work experience range from refugee services, child welfare, primary school, education for adults, and higher education. The research interests that I am interested in are cultural diversity, education, and leadership. I am currently doing a Ph.D. which is titled "Leadership and cultural diversity in kindergarten".

 

Courses taught
  • Theoretical perspectives on education and sustainable development in Africa
  • Pedagogy
  • Social studies in teacher education
  • Bachelor supervison - Early Childhood Education
  • Master - management and organisation
Research areas
  • Kindergarten
  • Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC)
  • Leadership
  • Cultural diversity
  • Education
Research groups

Publications

  • Difference, equality and diversity. Pedagogical Leaders’ Leadership Practice and Diversity Constructs, and Refugee Parents Experience encountering the kindergarten"

    (2022)
  • "Gjennom forskerens blikk"-Metodiske utfordringer og muligheter med deltakende observasjon i studier av barnehageledelse

    (2022)
  • Pedagogisk ledelse i kulturelt mangfoldige barnehager- Profesjonsutvikling, makt og institusjonaliserte barnehagepraksiser

    (2022)
  • “Through the researcher’s gaze”. Field roles, positioning and epistemological reflexivity doing qualitative research in a kindergarten setting.

    (2022)
  • Ulikhet, likhet og mangfold. Pedagogisk ledelse og foreldreskap i kulturelt mangfoldige barnehager

    (2022)
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