It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Professor Oddbjørn Knutsen, ECPR Executive Committee member and Professor of Political Science at the University of Oslo, Norway.

Oddbjørn was a friend of the PSA, acting most recently as the ECPR organising representative for our Joint International Teaching and Learning Conference.

He will be greatly missed by the PSA and the political science community. We send our condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

ECPR has published a full obituary, which you can read here.