Elisabeth Ivarsflaten

Fellow in Bergen

Elisabeth Ivarsflaten is a Professor in the Department of Government at the University of Bergen. She is the principal investigator of the Digital Social Science Core Facility (DIGSSCORE) and the Norwegian Citizen Panel at the University of Bergen.  She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Oxford and was a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow at Nuffield CollegeOxford, before joining the University of Bergen faculty. Ivarsflaten specializes in the study of public opinion and political parties. Her research has appeared in the American Journal of Political ScienceComparative Political Studies, the European Journal of Political Research, and other peer-reviewed journals. Much of Ivarsflaten research, teaching and writing explores radical extreme right parties and social movements. She has also been engaged for many years in the development and application of innovative survey research. More recently she has been branching out to the field of law and politics. For more information, see her bio and curriculum vitae.