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Researchers

Bjørn Barland

Associate Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Recruitment to the police profession, evaluation of crime prevention, doping, body and culture.

Frederik Barth

Senior Lecturer - Department for further and continuing education

Expertise

The police services’s non police studies.

Tore Bjørgo

Professor II - Research Department

Expertise

Terrorism, prevention strategies, youth crime, racially motivated violence, gangs, police science in general.

Brita Bjørkelo

Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Leadership, work- and organizational psychology, professional education.

Marit Egge

Associate Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Crime prevention, alternative reaction methods, youth.

Ivar Fahsing

Police Superintendent - Department for further and continuing education

Expertise

Police investigation, forensic psychology, investigative interviewing, detectives’ decision making, professionalization and development of expertise.

Silje Bringsrud Fekjær

Professor II - Research Department

Expertise

Quantitative methods, SPSS, STATA, police recruits; work preferences, attitudes, background, women in the police, educational choices, social class, ethnicity.

Jai S Ganapathy

Senior Lecturer - Department for further and continuing education

Expertise

Multiculturality, diversity, culture, ethnicity and identity, conflict management, migration, globalisation.

Helene O. I. Gundhus

Professor II - Research Department

Expertise

Police and the society; studies of police professionalisation, development of police science and police role in policing at a local, national and global level. ICT and and new forms control; studies of security, knowledge and risk communication.

Cato Hemmingby

PhD Candidate - Research Department

Expertise

Extremism, terrorism, threat assessment, societal security, Northern Ireland, Middle East, Israel security policy, Israel Defense Forces (IDF), Palestinian militant groups, Hezbollah.

Paul Larsson

Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Organised and economic crime, police science, alternative punishment sanctions.

Elisabeth Myhre Lie

University College Lecturer - Department for further and continuing education

Expertise

Crime prevention and preventative police work, knowledge-based police work, crime-prevention urban planning and security, crime development and societal development, youth crime, restorative justice.

Tor-Geir Myhrer

Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Criminal procedure, confidentiality obligation within the police and public prosecutor authorities, police powers and use of same, police and prosecution ethics.

Trond Myklebust

Assistant Chief of Police - Research Department

Expertise

Forensic Psychology, Work- and Organisational Psychology, Communication and interview techniques, Forensic Linguistics, Investigative interviewing.

Siv Rebekka Runhovde

Researcher - Research Department

Expertise

Environmental crime, public trust in the police, public security, criminal profiling.

Inger Marie Sunde

Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Digital evidence, computer forensics, computer crime, criminal law and criminal procedural law, human rights law: privacy, freedom of speech and rule of law, legal informatics.

Gunnar Thomassen

Associate Professor - Research Department

Expertise

Police deviance, police accountability, strategies of policing, crime prevention.