Tanja Winther

Professor and Head of research centre Include
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Phone +47-22858915
Visiting address Sandakerveien 130 Bygg 2 0484 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • Electrification, socio-technical and cultural aspects (Author of The impact of electricity:Development, Desires and Dilemmas, Berghahn Books, 2008)
  • Sustainable energy consumption
  • Gender relations
  • Fieldwork: Tanzania (Zanzibar), Kenya, India, Malawi, Norway

Current Projects

Former Projects

Current positions

  • Employed by the University of Oslo (2006-)
  • Board member UiO:Energy (2017-)

Courses taught

I currently teach in the following courses:

Previously course leader/lecturer:

Background and former positions of trust


Tags: Energy, Electricity, Gender, Practice, Sustainable development, Africa, Asia, Norway, Consumption and Wellbeing, India, Global South, Europe
Published Aug. 15, 2011 2:53 PM - Last modified Oct. 9, 2020 4:10 PM