Marita Kristiansen joined the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in her current position in 2003. She holds a cand.merc. degree from NHH and received her Dr.art. degree from the University of Bergen in May 2005.
Marita Kristiansen’s research focuses on terminology and specialised lexicography, including corpora and language resources, language policy and planning as well as neology studies, including domain and term dynamics in economic-administrative domains. Her work has been published in international journals such as Terminology, Studies in Corpus Linguistics, and Terminology Science and Research: Journal of the International Institute of Terminology Research.
She currently heads the Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions' terminology group as well as the Norwegian Language Council’s national committee for language for specific purposes, in society and higher education (Fagråd for fagspråk og språk i samfunn og høgre utdanning). She is also a member of the Nordic Council of Ministers’ network for parallel language use in Nordic higher education institutions. Furthermore, she coordinates Termdist, a Nordic training initiative in terminology.
Professional English, business institutions, business communication, LSP and terminology, specialised communication skills, specialised translation