Idun Haugan

Communication offiser and science writer

Communication Division
+47 73412744 +47 92262889

Background and activities

I work for NTNU's Information Division as a part of the media group. My responsibilities include:

* Writing about NTNU research for the Gemini web portal,, which is published in cooperation with SINTEF, and for, a web portal operated by the Research Council of Norway to profile Norwegian research.

* Working with Norwegian media and disseminating research news and other information about NTNU to national and international media.

Previous experience:

I have worked as journalist for Adresseavisen, the regional paper based in Trondheim, and for Mediekompaniet in Trondheim.

Before coming to NTNU, I was the head journalism instructor at the Norwegian School of Creative Studies, Trondheim.


Cand mag. in Journalism from University of Nordland and L'Université Paul Sabatierr, France.

Art History from the University of Oslo