Steinunn Björnsdottir

Steinunn A. Björnsdottir's Public Defense

Steinunn A. Björnsdottir will give the trial lecture and her public defense for the degree of PhD Friday 24 May 2019.


24.05.2019 - 10:15 to 15:00

Steinunn A. Björnsdottir will give the trial lecture for the degree of PhD Friday 24 May 2019 10:15 a.m. on the given topic:

Practical theology and church reforms: 
What roles can practical theology play in order to understand and improve church reforms, seen on the background of developments in the understanding of practical theology as academic discipline?

The same day at 12:15 - The public defense by the doctoral candidate of the thesis:

Reforming Pastors:
A study on Reforms and Attempted Reforms in the ELCI with a Focus on the Role of the Pastors.


Ordinary examiners will be Associate professor dr. Kirsten Donskov Felter, Aarhus (1) and Professor dr. Harald Askeland, Oslo (2). Associate professor dr. Fredrik Saxegaard is the third member of the examination committee.

The public defense will be chaired by rector Vidar L. Haanes.

The lecture and the public defense will bein English, in Auditorium I, Gydas vei 4, Majorstua.