Terje Tvedt is professor at the Department of Geography, University of Bergen, and a former professor in Global History at the University of Oslo and a former professor in Political Science at the University of Oslo. He has also been a Guest Professor at Cambridge University. Tvedt is the author of a wide range of books and articles, has written and co-directed a number of TV-documentaries and been the leader of national and international research networks and research projects. His main research fields include world history, with a special focus on water-society systems and linkages, development theories and the international aid system. He has also written extensively on Norwegian history, especially Norway’s relations to the non-European world.
To find out more about Terje Tvedt’s work, download articles and book chapters, watch films and read newspaper articles and debates, it is possible to visit one of these thematic websites: