Ida Torunn Bjørk

Image of Ida Torunn Bjørk
Norwegian version of this page
Phone +47 22850577
Mobile phone +47 97591890
Visiting address Forskningsveien 2b 0373 Oslo
Postal address Pb 1089 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Academic interests

Main area of research:

  • Development of practical skills in nursing
  • Learning environments in the clinical setting
  • Peer learning among colleagues and students
  • Clinical decision making
  • Systematic professional development in the clinical setting

Secondary area of research:

  • Challenges in intensive care
  • Patient problems during long-term illness

Courses taught

  • Qualitative methods (SYKVIT4223)
  • Nursing science and method (SYKVIT4021)
  • Nursing science and practice (SYKVIT4011)
  • Co-responsilbility for doctoral seminars at the department


  • Professor, Department of Nursing Science from 2010
  • Associate professor , Institute of Nursing and Health Sciences from 2006
  • Program chair of Master in Nursing Science, from 2007
  • Consultant and researcher at Rikshospitalet University Hospital  1999-2006
  • Dr.polit in Nursing Science in 2000 at Institute of Nursing Science, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo
  • CV (pdf)

Positions held

  • Member of National Advisory Board for the health sciences
  • Member of editorial board Vård I Norden from 1999


  • Leader of a Norwegian-Danish research group Research in Nursing Skills (RiNS) with participants from The Universitiy of Oslo, Telemark University College, Lovisenberg Diaconal College, University of Århus , VIA University College at Århus and Silkeborg and he University Hospital in Århus.
  • Member of The Nettwork for Peer Learning that includes researchers from Th University of Oslo and Oslo University College.
Tags: Nordic
Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:45 PM - Last modified Nov. 22, 2016 12:10 PM