Teacher exchange in Urbino

I’ve spent the last couple of days at the university of Urbino, hosted by Fabio Giglietto as part of an ERASMUS teacher exchange between Westerdals Oslo ACT and the department of communication studies at the aforementioned university. Urbino proved to be a lovely little town – about 15 000 inhabitants live there, to which one […]

Vacation

New position from November 1

In mid-july, I accepted the position as Associate Professor at Westerdals Oslo School of Arts, Communication and Technology (Westerdals Oslo ACT). While I have enjoyed my postdoctoral stay at the Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo, all temporary positions come to an end – and the position at Westerdals Oslo ACT looks like a nice […]

Award Season

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

At the end of the 2013 spring semester I was fortunate enough to be presented with not one, but two awards for my PhD thesis. First, the Börje Langefors Award (site in Swedish) for best Swedish thesis in Informatics defended during 2012. Apparently, the jury haven’t gotten round to updating the site with this year’s winner […]

Post thesis defence

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On may 16th, I (successfully) defended my PhD thesis.  The picture above was taken just afterwards, as I was presented with lovely gifts from friends and family. It’s been an intense couple of weeks after the big day: on may 22 I left for ICA in Phoenix, Arizona. Now, focus is on wrapping up things […]

Thesis test print

Just got this test print of my phd thesis from the printers. Looks good, to me at least. The cover picture turned out good, save for the small “wavy” traces visible above. The printers assured me that this will not be an issue with the final edition. The whole batch will be delivered on april […]

Director of Communication for NITA

As of april of this year, I have been appointed Director of Communication for The Swedish IT-User Centre (NITA). The web page is in Swedish, but english speakers can find information on NITA and its objectives here.

The picture didn’t turn out to good, but besides that…

Together with Else Nygren, I co-authored this article on digital generations in schools for the Swedish debate site Newsmill.

Time to brush up your german

I’ve been interviewed in german media regarding “webwills” – digital last wills. Brush up on your german and read the article here.