The research group
Dr. Aslaug Fodstad Gourvennec
Aslaug Fodstad Gourvennec holds a PhD in Literacy Studies (2017). Her main research interests are literary reading and disciplinary literacy within Norwegian, oracy, and assessment of reading comprehension. She has experience from developing National Tests in Reading (grade 5), and as project leader for Formative Reading Tests (grade 6).
The Reading Centre is home to several large, innovative research projects, and has regularly been awarded significant funding from nationally competitive research funding schemes.
Our research concerns language and literacy development and assessment in educational contexts, from kindergarten to workplaces.
Theoretically and methodologically the centre displays a broad fan of approaches to different aspects of literacy.
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