School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Þóroddur Bjarnason

Professor

Location

  • A116
  • Sólborg

Office hours

By appointment

Specialisation

Sociology Regional development Rural sociology Regional impact of universities Social impact of road infrastructure Globalisation Children and youth

General information

Courses

SKI1106200
Fisheries in Iceland
ÍLB0176190
Rural communities in Iceland: An international perspective
SKI1506190
Fisheries in Iceland
LOK0772150
B.A. Thesis in Social Studies
ÍLB0176190
Rural communities in Iceland: An international perspective

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