Synnøve Økland Jahnsen

Synnøve Økland Jahnsen

Researcher II
Phone: +47 56 10 76 16
Email: syja@norceresearch.no
Office Address: Nygårdsgaten 112, 5008 Bergen, Norway

Synnøve Økland Jahnsen is a Senior Researcher at NORCE and holds a PhD in sociology from the Department of Sociology, at the University of Bergen. Her research interests lies at the intersections between social, environmental and criminal justice, sociology of law and public administration and includes studies on prostitution, human trafficking, forced labor, work-related crimes, police reforms and coordination. Jahnsen’s research includes ethnographic research on Norwegian and Australian police forces, and speaks to problems related to gender, migration and marginalisation.