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Numbers and facts

The Department of biosciences was established as a fusion between the Department of Biology and the Department of Molecular biology and biological chemistry in 2013.

The Head of Department is Rein Aasland.

Employees and students

  • about 340 employees
  • 42 professors
  • 92 researchers, associate professors and adjunct professors
  • 50 post docs
  • 120 PhD students
  • 66 administrative and technical staff
  • 350 bachelor students
  • 250 master students

Finances

  • 129 million NOK from the Research Council of Norway (RCN)
  • 11 million NOK from EU grantsin 2016

Projects

  • 116 projects supported by RCN
  • 21 international projects
  • 58 other externally funded projects
Published June 22, 2017 9:55 AM - Last modified Sep. 17, 2021 4:49 PM