European Academy of Sociology - Fellows

Prof. Dr. Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund

Department of Sociology and Human Geography
University of Oslo
P.O Box 1096 Blindern
0317 OSLO



Prof. Dr. Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund

Council Member of the European Academy of Sociology


Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund was born in 1954. She studied sociology at University of Bergen. She has had longer research visits at University of Madison-Wisconsin, University of California at Berkeley, University of Oxford and Nuffield College. She is Professor of Sociology at University of Oslo and a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Analytical Sociology, Linköping University. Her research interests include analytical sociology, labor market studies, social stratification, and social cohesion. She is a Fellow of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.