Bjorn Nordtveit

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Bjorn Nordtveit

Associate Professor
International Education


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N150 Furcolo


B.A., (History) Panteon-Sorbonne
B.A., Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales
Master of Philosophy, Sorbonne
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2005


Aid effectiveness in education and development: public-private partnerships; bilateral aid and cooperation in education; and emerging donors (especially China). Contexts of adversity: creation of child-friendly learning environments that are protective of vulnerable children; child labor and education; poverty alleviation; and the study of resilience in contexts of adversity.

  • Department of Educational Policy, Research & Administration