Norwegian Marine University Consortium
An academic forum for cooperation on marine and maritime research, education and infrastructure

The Board is composed of a representative appointed by each member institution. The leader of the Board is chosen among them by the General Assembly (GA) in elections held every two years. The Board reports to GA about the past year´s activities of the consortium, present new developments for GA´s approval, contribute to the European Marine Board (EMB) and other relevant international organisations, prioritize tasks for the Executive Officer and is the electoral committee to GA to choose the leader of the Board.

Membership 2017-2020

  • Jarl Giske, Vice Dean, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, UiB (leader)
  • Ane , Head of Department of Natural Sciences, UiA
  • Kari Kolstad, Dean, Faculty of Biosciences, NMBU
  • Ketil Eiane, Dean, Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture, Nord University
  • Ingrid Schjølberg, Vice Rector R&I, NTNU
  • Nils Christian Stenseth, Professor, Department of Biosciences, UiO
  • Muk Chen Ong, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science, UiS
  • Kathrine Tveiterås, Dean Faculty of Biosciences, Fisheries and Economy, UIT
  • Helle Oltedal, Associate Professor, Department of Maritime Studies and Team leader MarSafe, HVL
  • Morten Christian Melaaen, Dean Faculty of Technology, Natural Sciences and Maritime disciplines, University of Southern-Eastern Norway