Photo of Nils Chr. Stenseth
Published July 5, 2019 1:37 PM

Professor Nils Chr. Stenseth is the first Norwegian researcher to be honored with a prize from the International Ecology Institute (ECI) in Oldendorf in Germany.

The cover of the journal Science features CEES research.
Published May 16, 2019 11:21 AM

Six scientists connected to CEES co-authored the research article, and the publication is now attracting world-wide attention

The cover of the journal Nature features CEES research.
Published May 15, 2019 5:06 PM

Anne Maria Eikeset is one of the authors that contributed to the research

Portraits. Boris Schmid got a Young Research Talent grant. Sanne Boessenkool and Bastiaan Star became partners in a new Innovative Training Network (ITN).
Published Dec. 20, 2018 4:19 PM

Congratulation to Boris Schmid on a Young Research Talent grant, and to Bastiaan Star and Sanne Boessenkool on becoming partners in a new Innovative Training Network (ITN).

The new CEES Chair Kjetill S. Jakobsen in the middle, with Department Head Rein Aasland to the left and the former Chair Nils Chr. Stenseth to the right. Kjetill is holding an energy drink he received as a welcoming gift.
Published Sep. 28, 2018 5:16 PM

At a meeting for all CEES members, Professor Kjetill S. Jakobsen was introduced as the new Chair of CEES by the Head of the Department of Biosciences, Rein Aasland.

Published Aug. 10, 2018 3:04 PM

How is it that the small, charismatic house sparrow has become so closely associated with us? CEES researchers have been trying to answer this question by sequencing the DNA of populations of sparrows from across Europe and the Middle East. New publication published in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B.

Published Aug. 8, 2018 1:08 PM

Analysis of DNA from up to 1100 year old walrus remains confirmes that walrus ivory was a driver for both the success and decline of the old Norse colony of Greenland.

Published July 3, 2018 2:41 PM

Nils Chr. Stenseth will become a strategic adviser at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences after leaving as head of the Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES) at the Department of Biosciences.

Published Apr. 27, 2018 2:18 PM

The publication "The Most Developmentally Truncated Fishes Show Extensive Hox Gene Loss and Miniaturized Genomes" was written by Martin Malmstrøm and colleagues.


Published Mar. 8, 2018 7:53 PM

The review by Kjetill S. Jakobsen, Unni Vik and colleagues is the editor's pick for 2017.

Published Jan. 18, 2018 12:29 PM

The new study "Human ectoparasites and the spread of plague in Europe during the Second Pandemic" by Katharine R. Dean et al. (PNAS, 2018) receives international as well as national attention with its "provocative" findings. Find links to the articles here!

Published Dec. 13, 2017 4:15 PM

The Norwegian Research Council has approved the research application of the Nansen Legacy. After six years of planning, the Nansen Legacy is now ready to take Arctic marine research a long way further in understanding how climate and ecosystems interact in the northern Barents Sea.

Published Nov. 2, 2017 12:30 PM

Dr. Pål Trosvik talks about competing gut bacteria and the latest article from his group, in Norgesglasset on NRK Radio. Listen to the episode here!

Published Oct. 27, 2017 2:22 PM

New publication in PNAS with first authors from University of Ferrara, Italy, and CEES at IBV, University of Oslo, Norway.

Published Oct. 9, 2017 1:00 PM

Dr. Mark Ravinet on speciation on the "Slightly Evolved" podcast.