Espen Aarseth#

Email:aarseth 'at' itu.dk
Membership Number:5174
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:NORWAY
Section:FILM, MEDIA & VISUAL STUDIES
Username:eaarseth
Elected:2019
Homepage: https://pure.itu.dk/portal/en/persons/espen-aarseth(487cead7-277a-461f-9b82-9d6c4c18c276).html


Present and Previous Positions
  • 2017,01 - present Professor of game studies, Department of Digital Design, IT University of Copenhagen
  • 2019,08 - 2024,08 Special Terms Professor, Beijing Normal University
  • 2015,01 - 2016,01 Head of Games teaching programme, IIT University of Copenhagen.
  • 2012, Head of Center for Computer Games Research, IT University of Copenhagen
  • 2003,07 - 2016,12 Associate professor, The IT University of Copenhagen
  • 2003 - 2008, Head of Computer Games Research Group, IT University of Copenhagen
  • 2002,05 - 2003,06 Full professor at Dept. of Humanistic informatics, University of Bergen
  • 2000 Researcher for the large-scale Norwegian research project “Power and Democracy”
  • 1996,04 - 12, Acting Dept head, Dept. of Humanistic Informatics, University of Bergen
  • 1996,08 - 2002,04 Associate Professor, Dept. of Humanistic informatics, University of Bergen
  • 1993,01 - 1996,07 Research fellow (Norwegian Research Council) in Humanistic Informatics, University of Bergen

Fields of Scholarship
  • Games studies
  • Literary theory
  • Electronic literature

Honours and Awards
  • 2019,08 - 2024,08 Special Terms Professor, Beijing Normal University
  • 2019 Member Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters
  • ERC Advanced Grant, 2016-2021, MSG: Making Sense of Games, 2.009.560 EUR
  • 2000,06 - 2001,05 Visiting Scholar, Scholarly Technology Group, Brown University
  • 2002,08 - 2012,07 Professor II (20%), Dept. of Media and Communication, University of Oslo

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