participants

Margrét Sigrún Sigurðardóttir

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Margrét is Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Business Administration. She has wide range of research interests from creative industries, to gender and ethnicity in the job market to higher education research. (more…)

Guðbjörg Óttosdóttir

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Guðbjörg Óttosdóttir is an Assistant Professor in Social Work, Faculty of Social Work, School of Social Sciences, University of Iceland where she has worked since 2013. Previously, Gudbjorg was a social worker in Iceland working with migrants and refugees. (more…)

Guðný Björk Eydal

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Guðný Björk Eydal is Professor at the Faculty of Social Work, University of Iceland. Guðný has served as Head of Faculty of Sociology and Social Work. Her main research field is family and care policies in Iceland and the Nordic countries but she has also conducted research on social policy and is now directing a project in the field of disaster social work. (more…)

Helgi Gunnlaugsson

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Helgi Gunnlaugsson, a Professor of Sociology at the University of Iceland since 2001. He received his BA degree in Sociology from the University of Iceland in 1982 and his MA and Ph.D from the University of Missouri in 1985 and 1992, specializing in sociology of law and criminology. (more…)

Þóra Christiansen

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Þóra Christiansen is an Adjunct at the Faculty of Business Administration. She has been doing research in the areas of intercultural communication and negotiation. (more…)

Kári Kristinsson

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Kári Kristinsson is an Assistant Professor at the University of Iceland's School of Business. He is interested in a broad set of topics in behavioral economics and economic psychology. He received his PhD. in Industrial Economics from Aalborg University in 2011. His research focuses on diversity in economic life, dishonesty and ethics.

Kristinn Schram

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Kristinn Schram is an Assistant Professor in Folklore and Museum Studies. Kristinn's research interests include mobile people and contested constructions of national and cultural identities within transnational interaction. (more…)

Erla S. Kristjánsdóttir

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Erla S. Kristjansdottir is an Assistant Professor in the School of Business at University of Iceland (Ph.D. Arizona State University). Her research and teaching interests are in culture, intercultural communication, diversity, intercultural transitions: adaptation and reentry. (more…)

Eva Heiða Önnudóttir

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Eva H. Önnudóttir is Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Iceland. Eva defended her PhD, The Nature and Outcome of Representation, at the CDSS / University of Mannheim in July 2015. (more…)

Brynhildur G. Flóvenz

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Brynhildur G. Flóvenz is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law. She finished her Can.Jur. Degree in Law at The University of Iceland in 1989 and was a guest-student at University of Copenhagen 1990-1991. Brynhildur has worked as specialist at the Office for Gender Equality in Iceland, was admitted to the Bar, Icelandic District Court in 1992, became an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of Iceland in 2005 and an Associate Professor in 2009.

Arndís Bergsdóttir

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Arndís Bergsdóttir is a PhD student at the University of Iceland. Contributing to a feminist museology, her project focuses on articulating an onto-epistemological approach to historical and heritage exhibitions with specific emphasis on an absence of women in museum narratives. (more…)

Sigrún Ólafsdóttir

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Sigrún Ólafsdóttir is a Professor at Faculty of Social and Human Sciences. Sigrún's research is at the intersection of politics, culture and health, with an emphasis on cross-national research. (more…)

Svala Guðmundsdóttir

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Svala Guðmundsdóttir is an Associate Professor at Faculty of Business Administration. Svala's research has focused on expatriate and spouse management. Further she has published articles in relation to national culture and human resource management. (more…)

Kjartan Sveinsson

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Kjartan Sveinsson is a post-doctoral researcher at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, and holds a PhD is sociology from the London School of Economics. (more…)

Guðbjörg Linda Rafnsdóttir

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Guðbjörg Linda Rafnsdóttir is Professor of Sociology and Pro-Rector of Science at the University of Iceland. She is also affiliate for the Center for Research on Gender in the Professions, University of California, San Diego (UCSD). Before, she was a senior researcher at the Research Center for Occupational Health and Working Life. Linda is involved in several domestic and international studies, most of them related to work; occupational health and well-being, work-life balance, gender segregation, diversity (gender, age, nationality), inclusion/exclusion, soci

Marcus Meckl

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Markus Meckl holds a Ph.D. from Berlin Technical University where he studied at the Center for Research on Anti-Semitism. Since 2004, he has been working at the University of Akureyri where is a professor in media studies. (more…)