PostDoc position at University of Oslo

Deadline 31 July 2021.

The Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo offers a two-and-a-half-year position as postdoctoral fellow with the project Historizicing Intelligence: Tests, Metrics and the Shaping of Contemporary Society.

The overall goal of the research project is to shed light on the interplay between social, cultural and scientific aspects in the development of intelligence testing in Norway from around 1990 to the present. The position is devoted to a work package, that deals with the development and use of the most common IQ tests from 1990 to the present, and focuses on the tests’ role as scientific and technological tools for diagnosing intellectual disability. Communication skills in Norwegian or another Scandinavian language is required.

View the job posting here.