Jens Jungblut

Jens Jungblut is an associate professor for public policy and public administration at the Department of Political Science at the University of Oslo. Prior to that, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Scandinavian Consortium for Organizational Research (SCANCOR) at Stanford University and the International Centre for Higher Education Research (INCHER) at the University of Kassel (Germany). Jens received his PhD from the Department of Education at the University of Oslo.

His main research interests include among other things party politics, policy-making, and public governance in the knowledge policy domain (higher education & research), organizational change in higher education, the role of (academic) expertise in policy advice, higher education in Sub-Saharan Africa, and the role of student unions in higher education policy.