Liv Duesund

Professor Emeritus
Bilde av Liv  Duesund
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Postadresse liv.duesund@isp.uio.no

Academic interests

  • Behavioral Learning Disorders
  • Comparative and International Studies on Education
  • Special Needs Education
  • Skillful Coping
  • Phenomenology

Behavioral Learning Disorders include: The Body and Learning, Skill Development (from novice to expert), Sociology of Education, Self-concept and Disruptive Behavior in Schools.

Background

Higher education

1994

Dr. Scient. (PhD) in Special Needs Education. Department of Special Needs Education, University of Oslo, Norway. Dissertation: The Body in Special Needs Education. An empirical and theoretical study of adapted physical activity and self-concept for pupils with physical disabilities (Published in Norwegian only).

Employment history

2014-

Project Scientist. Department of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley

2007-2016

Head of master’s program, SPED4300 – Social and Emotional Difficulties

2011-2015

Head of research group “Disruptive Behavior in Schools”, Department of Special Needs Education, University of Oslo, Norway

2013-

Special Advisor at Peder Sather Center, University of California, Berkeley, USA

2006-

Professor, Department of Special Needs Education, University of Oslo, Norway

2006

Guest Professor, University of Virginia, USA

2006-

Leader of the student exchange program between the Faculty of Educational Sciences University of Oslo, Norway and the University of California.

2002-2012

Head of Academic Board. Berkeley Center, USA

2006-2012

Head of the project on the establishment of Peder Sather Center for Advanced Study, University of California, Berkeley.

2004-2005

Visiting Scholar, Department of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley.

1996-2006

Associate Professor, The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Norway

2001

Guest Professor, University of Linköping, Sweden

1993-1996

Head of Research and Development, The National Center for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry / Department of Special Needs Education, UiO

1989-1993

Research Fellow, University of Oslo

Board member

2002-2012

Head of Academic Board, Berkeley Center, USA

2014-2018

Member of Scholarship Committee, Norway-America Association (NORAM)

2004-2006

Head of Erasmus Mundus' Master Program. Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Norway

2003-2006

Member of Consortium for Erasmus Mundus Program, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium

Emneord: Uro i Skolen, Adferdsvansker, Spiseforstyrrelser, Selvoppfatning, Mesterlære, Ferdighetskunnskap, Kropp og læring, Fenomenologi, Tipasset fysisk aktivitet.
Publisert 30. aug. 2010 14:22 - Sist endret 23. aug. 2021 09:47