Carolin Nast

POLISS research theme

The Role of Universities in Smart Specialisation Strategies

Host institution

University of Stavanger

Secondment institutions

Academic: Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)
Non-academic: Rogaland County Council

Supervisory team


Carolin holds a Master’s Degree in Urban and Economic Geography from Utrecht University (Utrecht, The Netherlands). In her Master thesis she studied the ability of EU-funded technologies to contribute to sustainable development, more specifically to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Within the POLISS project she focuses on the role of universities in Smart Specialisation Strategies.