Centre for Biodiversity Dynamics (CBD)
Prof. Nils Christian Stenseth is a CBD-member
CBD is happy to present Professor Nils Christian Stenseth, University of Oslo, as member of the centre, where he will hold a professor II position as part of NTNUs programme to promote excellence in science. Prof. Stenseth is the chair of the CoE Centre of Evolutionary and Ecological Synthesis (CEES) at the University of Oslo, where he over several decades have established one of the international leading research centres within ecology and evolution. Prof. Stenseth's research should be widely known, being one of the most cited researchers within ecology and evolution. At CBD his principal focus will be to initiate research on evolution of virulence and immunity. A peak into some of his main research activity can be found by visiting his home page at the CEES or the CEES web page.
Russ Lande as International Chair professor at CBD (01.09.2016)
We are happy to announce that Russell Lande on September 1st 2016 started as an International Chair professor in a 100 % position at CBD. Lande is one of the world's leading evolutionary biologists, who has produced important contributions in many fields of biology. His research profile therefore fits very well with the cross-disciplinary research focus at CBD.