Hanne Cecilie Kavli is a senior researcher and research director at Fafo with immigration and integration as her special area. She has worked extensively on issues related to welfare and integration policy. In recent years, she has been concerned with family practices and gender equality in immigrant families. She has studied how attitudes and values influence women's professional participation and how the organization of welfare states and labor markets influence women's motivation and opportunity to participate in working life. Kavli has published a large number of research reports at Fafo and a number of articles and book chapters both nationally and internationally. She has broad experience in obtaining, using and analyzing both qualitative interviews, surveys and register data.
Kavli has led a large number of research projects at Fafo and has conducted extensive editorial work. She also conducts extensive dissemination work by giving invited lectures, writing op-eds and arranging seminars and conferences.