Professional address

Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA)
P.O. Box 5685 Torgarden, NO-7485 Trondheim, Norway
E-mail :
Phone: +47 9245 2740

Academic background

  • 1982. BSc. (Biology), University of Umeå, Sweden.
  • 1993. Ph.D. (Forest vegetation ecology), Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, Sweden.
  • 1994-1995. Postdoc fellow, UQAM, Canada
  • 1994-1996. Postdoc fellow/Research ecologist, NINA, Norway
    Associate Professor – recognition achieved in 1996
  • 1997-2002. Senior Scientist, Climate Impacts Research Centre (CIRC), Sweden
  • 2002-present. Senior Scientist, NINA, Norway.
    Full Professor – recognition achieved in 2008

Area of expertise

Current themes:
forest ecology, boreal forest dynamics, dendroclimatology, dynamics of the forest-tundra ecotone, permafrost thaw, climate-landuse interactions


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