Bjørg is responsible for all English seminars and workshops at PharoDercks. She has years of experience teaching various at various levels of secondary school as well as undergrad courses in universities. Her English courses are made especially for those who are looking to gain more practical experience with the English language. Developing communication skills for real-life situations is the main focus.
She is a dedicated and passionate course instructor. Her many years of experience in the field of English communication allow her to be of great help to students in just about any situation.
After 2016: Retirement from post as Associate Professor in Norway and settlement in Berlin:
1998-2016: Associate Professor at Høgskolen i Østfold / Østfold University of Applied Sciences (HiØ), Halden, Norway and academic head of Bachelor’s Programme in International Communication:
2010-2016: English communication training for academic and administrative staff at HiØ
2000-2006: Participating in “Competence Enhancement in the Østfold Region”, training English business communication in companies such as:
1995-97: Lecturer at NKI University College (now part of Kristiania University College, Oslo)
1982-1997: Lecturer at Hærens ingeniørhøgskole / the Norwegian Army College of Engineering, a combined military training school and university of construction engineering
Mid 1990s: Teaching English in a business college specialising in teacher training for vocational studies
Mid 1990s: Developing and teaching extracurricular courses for students at various Norwegian universities: “The first-year university experience” (study technique etc.)
1973-1980: Teacher in Lower Secondary School in Norway (14-16 years old pupils)
Cand.Philol. degree (between Master’s and PhD) from the University of Oslo with English as main subject and also comprising German, Norwegian, and pedagogy and teacher training
Separate courses: Environmental management (NTNU); Project management; the Freshman Year Experience (USA)
Unfinished PhD project, researching corporate identity and reputation (University of Aarhus, Denmark)
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