Contemporary gender research (ConGender)

ConGender is a research group at the Centre for Women’s and Gender Research at UiT The Arctic University of Norway.

The research group's activities are situated within gender research and/or feminist theory. ConGender is

  • presenting and discussing group members’ work in progress (conference papers, journal articles, etc. ).
  • sharing knowledge about national and international knowledge production in the field, including reading journals and books, as well as monitoring what is happening in gender and feminist research in Norway and the world.
  • participating in relevant conferences, attending and reporting back to the research group.
  • developing innovative gender and / or feminist approaches in joint applications written by members of the research group e.g. to the Research Council of Norway or the EU (Horizon2020, ERC, etc.).