Ole Vik


Political Economist

Political Economist with a Master’s Degree in Comparative Politics. Experience as a teacher and research assistant. High working capacity, capable communicator, structured and organized.

Experience

2015 - 2016
Research Assistant, Norwegian School of Economics

Communication and coordination with researchers. Quantitative work including data management and programming.

2015 -
Substitute Teacher, Pedagogisk Vikarsentral

Taught grades 1 to 10 in Norwegian, English, maths, science, religion and ethics.

2014 - 2015
Seminar Instructor, University of Bergen

Prepared and directed 14 seminar groups in both Norwegian and English for students in the courses Political Economy, Bachelor Essay in Comparative Politics, and Perspectives and Methods of the Social Sciences.

2013, 2014, 2015
Customer Service Representative, Sixt Norway

Customer Service, logistics, preparation of rental cars, administrative work.

Education

2013 - 2015
Master’s Degree in Comparative Politics, University of Bergen

Learned data gathering. literature review, source evaluation, as well as qualitative and quantitative methods. Specialization in comparative political economy, thesis finished in the stipulated time, evaluated as excellent.

2010 - 2013
Bachelor’s Degree in Political Economy, University of Bergen

Acquired knowledge in statistics, maths, economic theory and methods. Thesis finished in the stipulated time, evaluated as very good.

Positions

2016
Fremmed, Board Member, Deputy Chairman, Web Editor and Developer, Treasurer

Started organization, managed finances, and developed a website.

2013 - 2015
Student Council for Comparative Politics, Board Member

Participated in Educational Committee and Departmental Council at the Department for Comparative Politics. Learned about communication between students, employees, and the administration.

2012 - 2013
Student Council for Political Economy, Board Member

Treasurer in the spring of 2013.

Norwegian citizen, fluent in Norwegian and English speech, read and write both excellently. Thorough experience with digital tools, including: