Rector and rector's management team
The rector's central management team consists of the executive board, composed of the rector, four pro-rectors, two directors and two vice-rectors.
Rector Gunnar Bovim
The rector is the general manager for NTNU's academic and administrative activities. The rector also serves as the secretary for the NTNU's board of directors, where he also reports. As general manager, the rector acts on behalf of NTNU and is a go-between for the board of directors and the outside world in matters where the board makes decisions. The rector is also responsible for NTNU's finances.
Pro-Rector for Research Kari Melby
The pro-rector for research is the rector's main deputy. She has specific responsibility for monitoring research and strategy at the university. This includes research training. She also coordinates the university's international contacts and is in charge of overseeing gender equality efforts. She has a staff to help her in executing her duties.
Pro-Rector for Education Berit Kjeldstad
The Pro-Rector for Education oversees the Director of the Student and Academic Division and the Director of NTNU University Library. She is the Chair of NTNU's Education Committee, and is the university's representative in the Mid-Norway Network and other education-related networks and groups
Pro-Rector for Innovation Johan E. Hustad
The Pro-Rector for Innovation has responsibility for maintaining the university's relationships with innovation networks and regional, national and international businesses and industries. He also maintains contact with NTNU's Technology Transfer Office (TTO) and coordinates efforts related to the university's intellectual property rights.
Pro-Rector for Academic Integration Helge Klungland
The Pro-Rector for Academic Integration has the main responsibility for merger processes related to academic activities.
Director of Finances and Property Frank Arntsen
The director of finances and property is responsible for NTNU's corporate governance, budget, accounting and procurement processes, compensation and property and the technical operation of the university's facilities. He heads the Finance Department and Operations Department.
Director of Organization Ida Munkeby
The director of organization and information is responsible for human resources, information, health, safety and environment and IT. These are divided into separate departments. She oversees the archival and office services connected to the executive board and has a staff at her disposal that includes legal expertise.
Vice-Rector Marianne Synnes
Vice-Rector Synnes has the main responsibility for academic and administrative activities at NTNU in Ålesund.
Vice-Rector Jørn Wroldsen
Vice-Rector Wroldsen has the main responsibility for academic and administrative activities at NTNU in Gjøvik.
Phone: + 47 73 59 80 11
Anne Katharine Dahl
Phone: +47 73 55 01 21
Mobile: +47 918 97 555
Contact Morten Thoresen in A.K. Dahl's absence
Phone: +47 73 59 80 16
Phone: +47 73 59 80 13
Main building, Campus Gløshaugen
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