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ERC grant for Kjetil Lysne Voje

Kjetil Lysne Voje has been awarded 1.5 million Euros in research grants from the European Research Council (ERC). He will take a closer look at how changes in the evolution of species occur over time.

Person: Kjetil Voje.

Photo: Unni Vik, UiO.

Kjetil Lysne Voje is a researcher at the Center for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES) at the Department of Biosciences. He is one of seven Norwegian researchers who have been awarded the ERC Starting Grant from the European Research Council. The research grant is 1.5 million Euros, and the project's title is "Dissecting the paradox of stasis in evolutionary biology".

I am very excited and grateful to receive an ERC Starting Grant and I interpret it as a recognition of the work my collaborators and I have accomplished in recent years, says Kjetil Lysne Voje.

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Read more about the project in Titan (in Norwegian).

Read more at the Research Council of Norway (in Norwegian).

Published Sep. 3, 2020 1:37 PM - Last modified Sep. 3, 2020 1:45 PM