The Research Council of Norway, c/o the Science Division, Humanities and Social Sciences, invites tenderers to an open tender contest for a contract for a subject secretariat for evaluating research and education quality in social studies.
The Reseach Council of Norway shall evaluate Norwegian social science research (SAMEVAL). The project started in autumn 2016 and shall be completed summer 2018. The subject areas that are covered are social economics, sociology, political science, social geography, social anthropology and economic-administrative subjects. The aim of the Research Council of Norway's subject evaluations is to get a critical review of Norwegian research when seen in an international perspective, as well as to obtain recommendations on measures that can promote quality and efficiency in the research. The evaluation includes institutions that work on social science research in the university and university college sector and in the institute sector. A total of 32 institutions have registered researchers for the evaluation: 18 from the university and university college sector and 14 from the institute sector.
See tender documentation for further information.