Background and activities

Reidar Andersen was appointed director at the University Museum on1 August 2013.

Background

Reidar Andersen (born 1953) has a cand. real. from University of Oslo (1981) and a  PhD in Biology from NTNU (1989).

2009 – 2013     Director of the Norwegian Nature Inspectorate, Norway
2005 – 2009     Professor (University Museum, NTNU, Norway)
1997 – 2004     Professor (Department of Zoology, NTNU, Norway)
1994 – 1997     Senior researcher, Norwegian Institute of Nature Research (NINA), Norway
1981 – 1993     Research ecologist, Norwegian Institute of Nature Research (NINA), Norway

Research areas

  • Ecology
  • Population Dynamics
  • Ungulates
  • Carnivores
  • Predator-Prey Interactions
  • Paleozoology

Professional Memberships

  • The Royal Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters (DKNVS)

Committees

  • Board member Centre for Biodiversity Dynamics (SFF, NTNU)
  • Board member The Royal Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters (DKNVS)
  • Board member National Centre for Pilegrimage

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