About us

The Academic Writing Centre at the HSL faculty was started in 2014. At the time the writing centre only focused on students on the master's level and beyond, writing in english. In 2015 the writing centre was expanded to include students on the bachelor's level writing in Norwegian as well.

Cathinka Dahl-Hambro

Cathinka is the academic leader of the Academic Writing Centre. She works mainly with Ph.D candidates and faculty members who write in English. She has a Ph.D in Irish philology/medieval studies.

Office: SVHUM A 

E-mail: cathinka.d.hambro@uit.no

Torhild Larsen Skillingstad

Torhild works with students on the bachelor's and master's level, both in Norwegian and English. She completed her master's degree in Peace and Conflic Transformation at UiT in the spring of 2016, after obtaining a B.A. in International studies and Chinese from Pacific Lutheran University in Washington, USA. 

Office: SVHUM A 1027

E-mail: torhild.l.skillingstad@uit.no

Janine Tessem Strøm

Janine focuses her work in the institute for language and culture (ISK), both on the bachelor's and master's level mainly for students writing in Norwegian. She has a bachelor's degree in pedagogy from the University of Oslo, and a master's of philosophy in Peace and Conflict Transformation from UiT.

Office: SVHUM A1026

E-mail: janine.t.strom@uit.no