School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Þóroddur Bjarnason

Professor

Location

  • A116
  • Sólborg

Office hours

By appointment

Specialties

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

General information

Courses

FTG0270090
Social Science Forum II
LOK0142150
B.A. Thesis in Modern Studies
LOK0772150
B.A. Thesis in Social Studies
LOK1176150
B.A. Thesis in Journalism and Media Studies
LOK0872170
B.A. Thesis in Police Science
FTG0170090
Social Science Forum I
SKI1106200
Fisheries in Iceland
VRK0276110
Social Science Research
ÞJF0176110
Introduction to social theory
ÍLB0176190
Íslenskar landsbyggðir í alþjóðlegu ljósi
SKI1506190
Fisheries in Iceland
LOK1176150
B.A. Thesis in Journalism and Media Studies
LOK0872170
B.A. Thesis in Police Science

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