Effects of aquaculture on wild populations, Coastal ecosystems, Mesocosmos studies, Research administration
Cand. scient., Institute of Fisheries Biology, University of Bergen.
Dr. philos., Institute of Fisheries and Marine Biology, University of Bergen.
Thesis ”Enhancement studies of coastal cod, Gadus morhua L. Recruitment, migration, and mortality”
2007- Head of research group “Population Genetics and ecology”
2004-2006 Head of research group “Population Genetics”
2002- 2003 Principal scientist (1183), Division of Genetics and Ecology of Cultured Species
1993-2002 Head of Division, Division of Genetics and Ecology of Cultured Species
1992-1993 Programme manager, Programme 9 – Culture-based fisheries
1987-present Research scientist (tenured), Institute of Marine Research
1983-1987 Research scientist (temporary position), Institute of Marine Research