Background and activities

I have a background as a researcher in microbiology/biotechnology and has since 2011 worked as an HSE advisor at the NV faculty.


  • Coordination of HSE work at the NV faculty
  • HSE-coordinator for NV-workshops, Research vessel Gunnerus and NTNU SeaLab
  • Area contact: Coordination of area/room issues and contact point between faculty and NTNU Property Division
  • Emergency preparedness coordinator at the NV faculty

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Valla, Svein; Ertesvåg, Helga; Tonouchi, Naoto; Fjærvik, Espen. (2009) Bacterial cellulose production: Biosynthesis and applications. Microbial production of biopolymers and polymer precursors.