Background and activities

Cand.polit within political science at NTNU. Main interest quality development in higher education.


  • The quality and development in Research Education
  • Regulations and practice with Research Education, Joint standards at NTNU (PhD forum)
  • Quality assurance of PhD programes, follow-up of PhD candidates and supervisors, and general requests
  • Support for research projects involving PhD candidates, incl. agreements
  • Internationalisation in Research Education, collaboration and Cotutelle agreements


  • Administrator for the Faculty's Committee for Research (FU)
  • Faculty representative for the PhD forum at NTNU
  • Faculty representative for the administrative forum of Nordic Five Tech (N5T) at NTNU
  • NTNUs member of working group for joint degrees and cotutelle at The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions (UHR)
  • NTNUs member of The European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) Human Capital Task Group
  • Coordinator of the seminar for PhD candidates and supervisors
  • General administrative supervision of doctoral candidates
  • Faculty superuser for publication, CRISTIN (Current Research Information SysTem In Norway)
  • Faculty superuser for BEVISST
  • Faculty contact for privacy requirements in the research community, permission to be granted by NSD (Norwegian Social Science Data Services)
  • Dissemination of webinformation within Research and research Education.
  • Role within the faculty's contingency plan.