Mari Teigen

Mari Teigen photoResearch Director, Institute for social research (ISF), Oslo

Mari Teigen, PhD in Sociology, is research director at the Institute for social research (ISF) in Oslo. Current research interests include multidimensional equality, quota policies, gender and elites, family and working life. Member of government committee on gender equality; member of editorial board of Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning (Journal of Norwegian Gender studies).

Recent publications in English

  • Aagoth Storvik and Mari Teigen, 2010, "Women on Board. The Norwegian Experience" (Das norwegische Experiment – eine Frauenquote für Aufsichtsräte), International Policy Analysis. Friedrich Ebert Stiftung.
  • Anette Borchorst and Mari Teigen, 2009, ” Political intersectionality: Tackling inequalities in public policies in Scandinavia ”, Kvinder, kön og forskning, nr.2, 2010, 19-28.
  • Mari Teigen and Lena Wâgnerud ,2009, “Tracing Gender Equality Cultures: Elite Perceptions of Gender Equality in Norway and Sweden”. Politics & Gender, 5 (2009) 21-44.
  • Mari Teigen and Trude Langvasbråten, 2009, “The “Crisis” of Gender Equality: The Norwegian Newspaper Debate on Female Genital Cutting”. NORA - Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research, Vol. 17, No. 4, 256-272.
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