School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Þóroddur Bjarnason

Professor

Location

  • A120
  • Sólborg

Office hours

By appointment

Specialties

Sociology Regional development Rural sociology Regional impact of universities Social impact of road infrastructure

General information

Courses

FÉL0376100
The Social Structure of Iceland: Social development and urbanization
SKI1106120
Fisheries in Iceland
ÞJF0176110
Introduction to social theory
SKI1506190
Fisheries in Iceland
FÉL0376100
The Social Structure of Iceland: Social development and urbanization

Education

2000
University of Notre Dame, USA, Ph.D. Sociology
1995
University of Essex, M.A. Social Science Data Analysis
1991
University of Iceland, B.A. Sociology

Career

2004
University of Akureyri, Professor of Sociology
2000 - 2004
University at Albany - State University of New York, Assistant Professor
1995 - 1996
Scandinavian Research Council for Criminology, Director
1993 - 1994
Icelandic Institute for Educational Research, Head of Research Department
1991 - 1992
Icelandic Institute for Educational Research, Researcher

Research