Literature and action plans
Here we present a selection of publications on harassment and bullying in working life. There is little Norwegian and Nordic research on sexual harassment in academia, but we have compiled a list of literature that may be useful in the effort to combat sexual harassment in the research sector.
Bondestam, Fredrik and Maja Lundqvist (2018). Sexual harassment in academia. An international research review, The Swedish Research Council.
Motrøen, Mads (2019). Bullying and Harassment in the UH sector.
Note: The report is done by Ipsos on behalf of University of Agder, University of Oslo and Oslo National Academy of the Arts.
Nielsen, Morten B., Brita Bjørkelo, Guy Notelaers, Ståle Einarsen (2010). Sexual Harassment: Prevalence, Outcomes, and Gender Differences Assessed by Three Different Estimation Methods. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma. Volume 19, Issue 3, 2010.
Nielsen, Morten B. and Ståle Einarsen (2012). Prospective relationships between workplace sexual harassment and psychological distress. Occupational Medicine.
Nielsen, M. B., Magerøy, N., Gjerstad, J. and S. Einarsen (2014). Workplace bullying and subsequent health problems. Tidsskr Nor Legeforen, No. 12/13 – 1 July 2014.
Nordic Council of Ministers (2020). Sexually harassed at work: An overview of the research in the Nordic countries.
Nordic Information on Gender (NIKK) (2020). Sexually harassed at work – A brief overview of the research in the Nordic countries. NIKK commissioned by Nordic Council of Ministers.
Whistleblowing and measures to combat sexual harassment
Below we present universities and university colleges that have notification systems, action plans and guidelines against sexual harassment in English.
Report violations or sexual harassment
Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
Harassment, bullying and unwanted sexual attention
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Sexual harassment - is abuse of power and is not tolerated | Whistleblowing
Oslo Metropolitan University
Whistleblowing - Employees | Have you experienced unwanted sexual attention or harassment as a student at OsloMet?
University of Agder
University of Bergen
Sexual harassment | Speak up about the student environment | If staff at UiB are subjected to harassment | Ethical guidelines for relations between supervisors and students or candidates at the University of Bergen
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
BI Norwegian Business School
Reporting harassment and improper behavior
Oslo National Academy of the Arts (KHiO)
Speak up about the learning environment
NHH - Norwegian School of Economics
Reporting of violations of laws or ethical standards at NHH | Action against harassment
Norwegian Academy of Music
Before you make a complaint
Volda University College