Solveig Bjørkholt

Oslo, Norway
1. October 1993

Work experience

University of Oslo
August 2021 ->


Statistics Norway
May 2019 ->

Part time work from August 2021. Worked on statistics on research and development until July 2021. I have led the department Innovation Team from August 2020 until July 2021 and provide assistance to the team from August 2021. I also give education in R, and work on SSB related analysis and research.

Cappelen Damm
February 2018 - January 2019

Freelance. Tasks include revising a textbook in the high school subject “Politics and Human Rights” and build/expand on the webpage with learning resources associated with the book.

University of Oslo
February 2017 - May 2019

Research assistant at the research project DEEPI. Tasks include collecting data to the V-Dem database, and to locate, recruit and remain in email correspondence with reseachers and experts with relevant fields.


University of Oslo
August 2016 - May 2018

Master’s degree in political science. My master’s thesis investigated the effect of financialization on income inequality, and whether labor unions could modify this effect. Quantitative method with use of the statistical program R.

University of Oslo
August 2013 - May 2016

Bachelor’s degree in political science with extension in social economics.

NTNU Trondheim
August 2012 - June 2013

One year program in English.



Courses and certifications

Language proficiency