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Doctoral Research Fellow

Turid Austin Wæhler

Doctoral Research Fellow
Department of Language and Culture

Job description:

Department of Language and Culture 

Research project about Norwegian-Russian cooperation with regards to health services and emergency preparedness on Svalbard. 

Centre for Arctic and Global Health

Centre for Arctic and Global Health (SAG) is a network centre for researchers and health institutions that is working to promote cross-border cooperation in Northern Norway. As an advisor in SAG I coordinate projects in global health at UiT The Arctic University of Norway and the University Hospital in Northern Norway. The tasks are very diverse, and includes advice on relevant cooperation partners, dissemination of information on initiatives in global health, assistance in writing applications, science communication, mapping of funding opportunities, in addition to general project coordination.

Moreover, I am engaged in the Norwegian Research School of Global Health and the national global health network Global Health Norway on behalf of UiT. 




CV

Education

 

2012 – 2013: Master of Science in Russian, Central and East European Studies from the University of Glasgow.

 

2010 - 2012: Master’s degree in Peace and Conflict Transformation from the University of Tromsø. 

 

 

Work 

2019 - PhD researcher, Department of Language and Culture

 

2015 - Advisor, Centre for Arctic and Global Health (on research leave until 2022)

 

2013 - 2015: Advisor, The Norwegian Seafood Council. 

 

2009 - 2010: Intern, The Norwegian Embassy in Kazakhstan. 

 

 

Publications in CRIStin


  • Wæhler, Turid Austin. ‘Et trøblete naboskap: konflikten rundt Rogun-demningen i Tadsjikistan.’. Nordisk Østforum 2012; Volum 26 (3). ISSN 0801-7220.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Kiil, Mona. Global helse kjenner ikke landegrenser. uit.no 2018.s doi: http://blogg.uit.no/helsefak/global-helse-kjenner-ikke-landegrenser/.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Kiil, Mona; Odland, Jon Øyvind. Universitetssamarbeid med Russland viktigere enn noen gang. Bladet Vesterålen 2018. ISSN 1891-6147.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Kiil, Mona; Odland, Jon Øyvind. Universitetssamarbeid med Russland viktigere enn noen gang. (data) Bladet Nordlys 2018.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Brenn, Tormod. Hjertelig utdanningssamarbeid over landegrensene. UiT Helseblogg 2018.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Grandin, Jakob. Sustainable universities?. Norwegian Research School of Global Health blog 2018.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin. Til tjeneste for gravide i utlandet. Pingvinavisa 2018.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin. Fra Obamas kontor til UiT – med blikk for verdens helseutfordringer. (data) uit.no 2018.

  • Anda, Erik Eik; Borch, Kristin Benjaminsen; Nedberg, Ingvild Hersoug; Hasvold, Toralf; Lorentzen, Tor Gisle; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Globalt samarbeid gir lokale gevinster. (data) Bladet Nordlys 2018.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Hva skjer med solidaritetsuniversitetet i nord?. Bladet Nordlys 2018.s doi: http://nordnorskdebatt.no/article/hva-skjer.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Senter for arktisk og global helse(SAG). Likeverdige helsetjenester for innvandrerpasienter 2018-03-16 - 2018-03-16 2018.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Kiil, Mona. Arctic Collaboration between East and West:Cooperation between UiT/UNN and Russia.. Samarbeid om arbeidshelse i nord 2018-03-22 - 2018-03-22 2018.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Helsefak styrker utdanningssamarbeid med Russland: Politiske utfordringer til tross-UiT satser på økt samarbeid med Russland.. 2018.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Norsk-russisk samarbeid om folkehelse. 2017.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin; Dietrichs, Erik Sveberg. The vanishing Aral Sea: health consequences of an environmental disaster. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2017; Volum 137 (18). ISSN 0029-2001.s 1 - 5.s doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.17.0597.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin. Skal hjelpe russere til bedre helse. High North News 2017.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin; Øvreberg, Elisabeth. Tlrettelegging for fysisk aktivitet tjenes raskt inn i helsekroner. 2017.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Go Global! Kommunikasjon, kultur og nettverksbygging. Forum for Formidling 2016-05-13 - 2016-05-13 2016.

  • Höper, Anje Christina; Wæhler, Turid Austin. Grenseoverskridende samarbeid i arbeidshelse; Helseblogg UiT Norges arktiske universitet. 2016.

  • Kiil, Mona; Wæhler, Turid Austin; Mathisen, Johanne Røe. Suksessfullt seminar om global helse.. 2016.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin. Water Management in Central Asia: The Local Perspective. 2012.

  • Wæhler, Turid Austin. ‘Vanskelig vannfordeling.’. Aftenposten Innsikt 2012 (8). ISSN 1890-6931.