Department of Political Science

Tore Vincents Olsen

Associate professor

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Tore Vincents Olsen

Associate professor

  • Department of Political Science
Postal address:
Bartholins Allé 7
1332, 117
8000
Aarhus C
Denmark

Email: tvo@ps.au.dk

Mobile: +4560866137

Phone: +4587165637

PhD in Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen 2006

Research Areas

Theories of toleration, recognition and multiculturalism, post-national democracy, deliberation and compromise, education, citizenship. Policies of immigration and integration, citizenship education and European integration.

Teaching areas

Political Theory, tolerance and recognition, multiculturalism, theories of democracy, post-national democracy, deliberation, basic political concepts, immigration and integration policy

Editorial work

Member of the Editorial Board of ‘Politik’ (journal with 4 issues per year)

Research projects

ACT - Active citizenship in culturally diverse societies. Grant from the Norwegian Research Council (2014-17).

Previous positions

2012-13 Associate Professor, Department of Society and Globalization, Roskilde University
2010-12 Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University
2007-10 Assistant Professor, Center for Int. Business and Politics, CBS
2006-07 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University
2005-06 Research Assistant, Center for Int. Business and Politics, CBS

Degrees

2006 PhD in Political Science, Copenhagen University
2000 MA in Political Science, Copenhagen University
1995 BA in Political Science, Copenhagen University