Background and activities

Kjersti Kleveland is one of the three deputy heads at the Department of Materials Technology (IMA), and is responsible for the education of a bachelor engineer at IMA. She teaches several subjects in materials technology and supervises bachelor theses for engineering students. She was employed at Sør-Trøndelag University College in 2007, which merged with NTNU in 2016.


  • MSc chemistry from NTH from 1994
  • PhD in Inorganic Chemistry from NTNU from 2000
  • researcher at Statoil (now Equinor) 2001-2004
  • Post.doc and SINTEF Metallurgy 2004-2006
  • Practical pedagogical education, NTNU 2006-2007

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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  • Kleveland, Kjersti; Orlovskaya, Nina; Grande, Tor; Einarsrud, Mari-Ann; Moe, Anne Marie; Breder, Kristin; Gogotsi, George. (2001) Non-elastic behavior of LaCoO3-based Ceramics. Journal of The American Ceramic Society. vol. 84.
  • Kleveland, Kjersti; Wereszczak, Andrew; Kirkland, T.P.; Einarsrud, Mari-Ann; Grande, Tor. (2001) Compressive creep performance of SrFeO3. Journal of The American Ceramic Society. vol. 84.



  • Kleveland, Kjersti; Einarsrud, Mari-Ann; Schmidt, Christian R.; Shamsili, Senem; Faaland, Sonia; Wiik, Kjell; Grande, Tor. (1999) Reactions between Strontium-Substituted Lanthanum Manganite and Yttria -Stabilized Zirconia: II, Diffusion Couples. Journal of The American Ceramic Society. vol. 82 (3).