CV

Education

2007-2013 PhD: Coastal Communities and Employment Systems? Networks and Communities in Change

Trial lecture: Bloom or Gloom: What is the future of small-scale fisheries communities? At the Norwegian College of Fishery Science (NCFS)/University of Tromsø (UoT).

2001-2003 MSc International Fisheries Management, (NCFS/UoT).

Thesis: Integrated Coastal Zone Management – Allocation of Space In Norwegian Aquaculture

2001 Ex.Phil (Agder University College)
1998-1999 Business economics and finance (Finnmark University College, Alta)
1991-1996 BSc Economics and Environmental Studies (University of Victoria, Canada)
1988-1991 High school – Gulf Island Secondary School (Saltspring Island, Canada)

 

Work Experience

2018-present Associate Professor, Norwegian College of Fishery Science, University of Tromsø.
2019-2020 Deputy Head of Department, Norwegian College of Fishery Science, Univeristy of Tromsø.
2017-2018 Research Manager at SINTEF Ocean for the research groups Managment, Climate and Safety.
2013-2017 Researcher at SINTEF Fisheries and Aquaculture/Ocean
2003-2007 Project Coordinator of International Relations, NCFS/UoT.

 

 

Projects (year finished)

Ongoing Compareit –  Opportunities and challenges with innovations in aquaculture production systems
Ongoing Auroral – Architecture for Unified Regional and Open digital ecosystems for Smart Communities and wider Rural Areas large scale applications (project participant).
Ongoing Climate change and value chains in the Arctic (project participant).
Ongoing DIVA – Økt digital kompetanse i havutdanningene 2020 (WP leader)
Ongoing Develop – Development licenses as a driver for innovation in fish farming

Effects on technology, industry and regulation (NFR) (project participant)

Ongoing HiTRas – Development of RAS facility at HiT (quality assurer)
Ongoing FiskInfo III (user evaluation)
Ongoing SMADI – Sustainable Marine Aquaculture Development in Indonesia (UD) (project leader)
Ongoing Balance – Norwegian Aquaculture – in the span between domestic social responsibility and international market demands (NFR) (WP leader)
Ongoing HermChain – Digitalisering ved bruk av blokkjede-teknologi for sikker dokumentasjon av fangst, transport og behandling av hvitfisk (RFF) (project worker).
Ongoing GearTrack – Teknologi for tyverisikring og posisjonering av utstyr (RFF) (project worker).
2020 FourSalmon – Governing environmental and social aspects of salmon farming in four northen countries (Mikon) (project worker).
2018 Databio – technological facilitation for use of big-data in primary industries – Project work
2018 GoJelly – Use of Jellyfish blooms as solutions for producing new products – Project work (survey and quantitative analysis).
2018 Ocean Certain – to create more certainty about our oceans during climate change (EU) – Project work (quantititve method).
2017 RECRUIT – Recruitment as a condition for value creation – impacts of fisheries restructuring and internationalization on fisheries employment network (HavKyst – NFR) – Work package leader (WPL)
2017 VirkeVal – Fra virkemidler til verdiskaping – How to get more value creation from marin reserach and development? (FHF) Cooperation with UiS, Iris og Nofima – Project work (PW)
2017 Avfallshåndtering fra sjøbasert oppdrett. SINTEF rapport OC2017 A-218 (FHF) – Quality Assurer
2017 Effektive tiltak for redusert sykefravær i nord (Farve) – Project leader (PL)
2017 TeineSpor – Technology for crab pot tracing (FHF) – PL
2016 Levendelagring: Hvorfor satser ikke fiskere på levendelagring og hva skal til for at de skal gjøre det? SINTEF intern prosjekt – PL
2016 Bionær – Efficiency and Distribution in a regional perspective: Norwegian Fisheries (Bionær-NFR)
2016 FisherHealth – Work environment and health in the Norwegian fishing fleet: Challenges and health promoting factors (NFR – Sykefravaer) – WPL      
2016 Tverrgående Havteknologi – Kartlegging av potensiale for teknologiske synergier mellom marine/maritime næringer (NFR) – WPL
2015 SimFisk – Realistic simulator for training and technology development in the fishing industry (Maroff-NFR) – WPL.
2015 SARiNOR– Work Package 2: Alarming (Maritimt forum Nord) – PW.
2014 FishInfo – Advanced information services for the fishing fleet (BarentsWatch/FHF) – PW.
2014 Mapping demands for skills and competencies in the Norwegian seafood industry – today an until 2020 (FHF) – PW.

 

Scientific Publications

2019 Mariann Sandsund, Anita Øren, Trine Thorvaldsen, Ingunn Holmen, Signe Sønvisen, Cecilie Thon Heidelberg, Lisbeth Aasmoe. Musculoskeletal symptoms among workers

in the commercial fishing fleet of Norway. Int.Marit. Health 70(2):100-106.

2019 Sønvisen S.A and Standal Dag. Catch-based aquaculture in Norway – Institutional challenges in the development of a new marine industry. Marine Policy 104 (2019) 118-124.
2017 Sønvisen, Thorvaldsen, Holmen and Øren. Work environment and health in the fishing fleet: results from a survey amongst Norwegian fishers. Int Marit Health 2017; 68, 4:203-210.
2017 Mather, Johnsen, Sønvisen, Sridhar and Stephen. Introduction to the themed issue – 

Poststructural approaches to fisheries. MAST, 16:20.

2017 Sønvisen, Thorvaldsen og Johnsen. Governing the Fisher Body – Safety as Body-Politics and Fisheries Governance. MAST, 16:9.
2016 Standal, D. Sønvisen, S.A and Asche, F. 2016. Fishing in deep waters: The development of a deep-sea fishing coastal fleet in Norway. Marine Policy Journal, Vol. 63, pp. 1-7.
2015 Standal, D. and Sønvisen S.A. 2015. Into the scrap iron business: Transaction costs for fleet sustainability in Norway. Marin Policy Journal, Vol. 62, p. 213-217.
2015 Thorvaldsen, T; Sønvisen, S. and Holmen I.M. Språk som sikkerhetsutfordring? Flerspråklig mannskap må norske fiskefartøy. In Sikkerhet i norske farvann, Antonsen S. and Kongsvik T. (eds). Oslo: Gyldendal.
2015 Standal, D. and Sønvisen S.A. 2015. Gear liberalization in the Northeast Arctic cod fisheries – Implications for sustainability, efficiency and legitimacy. Marine Policy Journal, Vol. 53, s. 141-148.
2014 Sønvisen, Signe Annie. 2013. Contemporary fisher images; Ideologies, policies and diversity. Journal of Rural Studies, Vol. 34, pp 193-203.
2014 Thorvaldsen, T. and S.A. Sønvisen. 2014. Multilingual crews on Norwegian fishing vessels

Implications for communication and safety on board. Marine Policy 43, pp. 301-306.

2013 Johnsen, J.P, Vik, J. og Sønvisen, S.A. 2013. Farvel til fiskeren? Om frafall og rekruttering til fiske. I Jentoft, S., Nergård, J-I. og Røvik, K.A (red) Hvor går Nord-Norge – Politiske tidslinjer. Stamsund: Orkana Akademiske.
2013 Sønvisen, Signe Annie. 2013. Recruitment to the Norwegian fishing fleet: storylines, paradoxes and pragmatism in Norwegian fisheries and recruitment policy. Maritime Studies (MAST) 2013; Volume 12(1), p. 1-26.
2012 Sønvisen, Signe Annie. 2012. The Recruitment Paradox: Recruitment to the Norwegian Fishing Fleet. In: Fishing People of the North – Cultures, Economies and Management Responding to Change. Proceedings from the 27th Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium, Alaska Sea Grant.
2011 Sønvisen, Signe A., Jahn Peter Johnsen, and Jostein Vik. 2011. The Coastal Employment System – what it was and what it is. MAST 10 (1), pp 31-56.
2011 Vik, Jostein, Jahn Peter Johnsen, and Signe A. Sønvisen. 2011. Kysten i endring: Om fiskeripolitikken som distrikts og lokalsamfunnspolitikk in Rurale brytninger edited by M. S. Haugen and E. P. Stræte. Trondheim: Tapir akademisk forlag.
2003 Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM): The Allocation of Space in Norwegian Aquaculture – from local lottery to central planning? Master thesis at NCFS, UiT.

 

 

Reports

 

2021 Jakobsen et al. Arbeidskraft i nord. SINTEF rapport 2021:00012.
2020 Solås et al. Salmon farming in the North – Regulating societal and environmental impacts. Nofima report 47/2020.
2019 Appraisal: Fish for Development Programme – institutional cooperation between Ghana and Norway. Mai 2019.
2018 Jakobsen, K. og Sønvisen S.A. Regionale forskjeller i sykefravær. SINTEF Rapport: 2018-00122.
2018 Thorvaldsen, Holmen, Aasmoe, Sønvisen, et al. Arbeidsmiljø og helse i fiskeflåten – utfordringer og helefremmende faktorer. SINTEF rapport: 2018:0287.
2018 Høst et al. From shool to skipper – Recrutiment and generational change in Nordic fisheries. Oxford Research.
2017 Richardsen, Sønvisen, Bull-Berg og Grindvoll. Betydningen av fiskeflåten – Fiskeflåtens bidrag til samfunnsøkonomisk verdiskaping, tall fra 2014-2016. SINTEF rapport: OC2017A-120.
2017 Sønvisen, S.A., Johnsen J.P, og Vik J. Mellom nettverk og marked II: Om fiskerirekruttering og

sysselsettingssystemer i fiske. Rapport 1/2017 Bygdeforsk.

2017 Sønvisen SA, Syversen T., og Bekkevoll, A. TeineSpor. SINTEF Nord rapport nr. 2017:00102 – Restricted.
2017 Sønvisen, S.A. and Standal D. Levendelagring: En framtidig næring? SINTEF rapport A28012.
2016 Thorvaldsen, T.M; Sønvisen, S.A., Holmen I.M.; Øren, A. Fiskerhelseundersøkelsen – Sammenhenger mellom arbeid, arbeidsmiljø og helse hos norske yrkesfiskere. SINTEF rapport A27653.
2016 Holte E.A., Sønvisen S.A., Holmen, I.M. Havteknologi – Potensialet for utvikling av tverrgående teknologier og teknologisk utstyr til bruk i marin, maritim og offshore sektorer. SINTEF rapport MT2015 F-182 (oppdrag for NFR og IN)MT2015 F-182
2015 Fjørtoft, K., Tjora, Å., Holmen, I.M., Jensen, I., Sønvisen, S.A., Rødseth, Ø.J., Behlke, R., Steinebach, C. SARiNOR WP2: Alarmering og varsling. Rapport MT2015 F-012 for Maritim Forum Nord SA
2014 Henriksen, K., Olafsen, T., og Sønvisen SA. 2014. Kartlegging av behov for kompetanse og arbeidskraft i sjømatnæringen – I dag og fram mot 2020. SINTEF rapport A26222
2012 Thorvaldsen, T., S.A. Sønvisen and I.M. Holmen. 2012. Sikker kommunikasjon om bord. En studie av omfang, rekruttering, kommunikasjon og sikkerhet med fokus på utenlandsk arbeidskraft i norsk fiskeflåte. SINTEF rapport A23270.
2006 Sønvisen, S.A., Pajot, G., and Anmarkrud, T. Survey of Fisheries Rehabilitation in Sri Lanka after the Tsunami  report to Norad (team leader)
2005 Edwards, et al Building Advanced Research, Education and Extension report for Norad mid-term review of the project: Capacity at Research Institute No. 1 (RIA No. 1)(SRV-033)
2004 Bryceson, I., Havnevik, K., Isinika, A., Jørgensen, I., Melamari, L., and Sønvisen S.A. Management of Natural Resources Program, Tanzania (TAN-092) report for Norad, mid-term review

 

Popular Scientific Articles and Media Contributions

2018 Mest optimisme i Norge. Kyst og Fjord. Juni 2018, uke 26, nr. 25.
2018 Lærer ikke å fiske på skolen. Kyst og Fjord. Juni 2018, uke 26, nr. 25.
2017 Levende lagring – næring med framtid? FiskeribladetFiskaren 27.01.2017
2017 Sløsing hvis havnæringene forblir på hver sin tue. Nett.no 280.01.2017.
2017 Sløsing hvis havnæringene forblir på hver sin tue – samarbeid på tvers må til få å utvikle ny havteknologi. Holte og Sønvisen, Sysla, 26.01.2017
2017 Sløsing hvis havnæringene forblir på hver sin tue – Samarbeid på tvers av bransjer må til for å utvikle ny teknoloig. Gemini 26.01.2017.
2016 Mest bekymret for helsa. http://www.fjt.no/nyheter/2016/08/29/Dette-bekymrer-de-norske-fiskerne-mest-13253628.ece
2016 Kyst og fjord – Norfisning issue
2016 Hvordan er rekrutteringen til fiskerinæringen? 13.06.2016 Radio Nordkapp
2016 Forsket på Norges triveligste yrke. Kyst og fjord, Juni 2016.
2016 Derfor trives fiskerne så godt i jobben sin. FiskeribladetFiskaren.18.06.2020. https://fiskeribladet.no/nyheter/?lukk_cookieinfo=ja&artikkel=47558
2015 Kystsysselsetting når oljen forsvinner. Ottar nr. 4-2015 p. 27-32
2015 Vi har landets farligste yrke, men ingen trives så godt som oss. Norwegian Broadcasting Company (NRK-Nordnytt) http://www.nrk.no/troms/_-vi-har-landets-farligste-yrke_-men-ingen-trives-sa-godt-som-oss-1.12422450. 22. June 2015.
2015 Om trivsel i fiskeriene. Nyhetsettermiddag (P2), Norwegian Broadcasting Company (NRK). 22. June 2015.
2015 Fiskere er lykkligst på jobb. Nordpå! (P1), Norwegian Broadcasting Company (NRK). 22. June 2015.
2015 De har Norges triveligste arbeidsplass. http://forskning.no/fiskerifag-arbeid/2015/06/de-har-norges-triveligste-arbeidsplass-0. 22. June 2015.
2015 Unge fiskere tenker på lokalsamfunn og lønnsomhet. Kyst og Fjord, nr. 3, årgang 5.
2013 Fiskeri og fiskerisamfunn i endring. FiskeribladetFiskaren
2011 Ingen forgubbing. Lofotposten, nr. 135, årgang 116.
2009 Johnsen, Jahn Petter, Signe Annie Sønvisen og Jostein Vik. Rekrutteringsutfordringer for marin sektor i framtida. I Norsk sjømat, nr. 4 2009

 

Conferences and Presentations

 
2021 Rekruttering og sysselsetting i endring. Digitalt foredrag for Håp i Havet, 2021.
2021 GDPR in research project (Presentasjon for BFE supervisors obligatory for employees attending the Result, UiT course in research supervision in the academic year 2020/2021)
2019 Fisheries Recruitment and Knowledge in the age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution – The case of the Norwegian fishing fleet. Seminar with the freezer longline fleet in Seattle, WA, USA. 11th November 2019.
2019 Fisheries Recruitment and Knowledge in the age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution – The case of the Norwegian fishing fleet. Seminar with fishing industry at the Seattle Maritime College, WA, USA. 11th November 2019.
2019 Who shall populate the fisheries?- the fisher occupation in the age of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR). Mare Conference, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands. 25.06.2019
2019 Acceptance of aquaculture growth by non-aquaculture industry stakeholders. Mare Conference, Univeristy of Amsterdam, Netherlands. 25.06.2019.
2018 Forgubbing i fiskeflåten? Har endringsprosessene i fiskerinæringa påvirket rekruttering? Presentasjon på stand, Norfishing, Aug. 2018
2018 Technology for ocean space development – Crosscutting synergies and future development needs. Presenter and moderator at ONS Technical Session on Aquaculture (Oljemessa), Stavanger Aug. 2018
2018 Plast fra havbruk – verdifull ressurs? Internasjonalt Seminar Tromsø 27.09.2018.
2018 Fra skole til skipper – Nordiske fiskerier i nordiske samfunn. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Coastal Fishermen’s Association (Kystfiskarlaget) in Svolvær 9.5.2018.
2018 Recruitment and employment as a prerequisite for local value creation? Ocean Week Conference, Trondheim, Norway. June 2018.
2018 Bedriftenes roller, diversitet, og ønsker. Presentasjon av resultater for FHF fra prosjektet Fra virkemidler til verdi: Hvordan få mer verdiskaping ut av marin FoU.
2017 Historic and Contemporary Employment and recruitment Patterns the Norwegian fishing fleet. Mare Conference, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2016 Får vi folk til en moderne fiskerinæring? Presentation at the conference Fisk & Folk in Havøysund 20.-21.September.
2016 Technology for ocean space development – Crosscutting synergies and future development needs. Presenter and moderator at ONS Technical Session Transition – Aquaculture (Oljemessa)
2016 Hva gjøres i regioner som lykkes med utvikling av fiskerinæringa? Presentation at dialogue conference North Cape. Hva gjøres i regioner som lykkes med utvikling av fiskerinæringa? in Honningsvåg, 6-8 juni 2016.
2016 Paradise Lost? Transformation of Fisheries Employment Systems in Norway. 4th Nordic Conference on Rural Research. 22-24 May, University of Akureyri, Iceland
2016 Teknologi for utnyttelse av havrommet – teknologiske synergier og framtidige utviklingsbehov. Presentasjon for Sogn og Fjordane maritim forening, Loen April 2016.
2016 Fisher Health Survey Results (Fiskerhelse undersøkelsen). Presentation at the annual meeting of the Coastal Fishermen’s Association (Kystfiskarlaget) in Mortsund, Lofoten 12-13. Mai 2016.
2015 Governing fishers’ bodies. The MARE Conference, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2015 Fiskerens liv og levnet – Trivsel, helse og sikkerhet. Presentation for Tromstrygd-skolen, Tromsø. Nov. 2015.
2015 Fiskerens liv og levnet – Trivsel, helse og sikkerhet. Presentation for Tromstrygd-skolen, Tromsø. Sept. 2015
2014 Future of small-scale, fisheries dependent communities – in an employment system perspective. The North Atlantic Fisheries History Association (NAFHA) Conference, Tromsø, Norway.
2013 Public PhD Defense, University of Tromsø, Norway.
2013 Pragmatism and Governmentality. MARE Conference at the University of Amsterdam.
2013 Teknologi gir muligheter. Presentasjon for Tromstrygd-skolen Sept. 2016.
2011 The Recruitment Paradox. Seagrant seminar Fishing People of the North, Anchorage, Alaska.
2011 The Recruitment Paradox. MARE conference at the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2011 Rekruttering. Presentasjon for Lofotrådet, Røst 9th June 2011.
2010 Community wasn’t dead after all – Value orientation among Norwegian fishers. EASST conference at the University of Trento, Italy.
2007 Changes in Employment and Recruitment Systems in Norwegian Marine Sector Presentation at the KystogFisk conference in Hirtshals.
2007 Coastal Communities and Employment Systems in Change in the Cyborg Era: Knowledge Gaps in Employment and Recruitment Systems in Norwegian Marine Sector. Mare conference University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.                                                   

 

 

 

Teaching

2021 Responsible and teaching Statistikk og metode for fiskeri- og havbruksvitenskap (FSK-1121)
2020 Responsible and teaching Marine Planning (SVF-3555)
2020 Responsible and teaching Statistikk og metode for fiskeri- og havbruksvitenskap (FSK-1121)
2019 Responsible and teaching Coastal Planning and Governance (SVF-3555)
2019 Responsible and teaching Statistikk og metode for fiskeri- og havbruksvitenskap (FSK-1121)
2018 Teaching and administrating Coastal Planning and Governance (SVF-3555).
2007-2010 Responsible for and teaching the course Communication Skills at NOMA-FAME at Nha          Trang University, Vietnam (between 28 and 56 hours per year)
2009-2010 Seminar leader (4 hours) for the course Model Theory and Data Processing Methods (FSK 3006), University of Tromsø
2009 Seminar leader (2 hours) for the course Fisheries Management (FSK 3007), University of Tromsø
2007 Seminar leader – A Social Science Perspective on Fisheries Management and Development (SVF 3554) (6 hours).

 

Committees

  • PhD committee (2020): committee leader for Jørn Weines,….
  • Bedømmelseskomitee – bedømmelse av søkere til stilling som stipendiat i fiskeriteknologi (februar 2021, ref. 2020/6345)
  • Bedømmelseskommitee – bedømmelse av søkere til stilling som stipendiat i fiskeriteknologi (desember 2020, ref. 2020/6766-3508).
  • PhD committee (2015): 2nd opponent for Lydia Gaspare, Linking Ecological and social elements to sustain coral reef fisheries: A case of groupers [Epinephelidae] in Mafia Island, Tanzania. Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Norway

 

 

International Scientific Review and

Reviewer for Sociologia Ruralis, MAST, Marine Policy, ICES journal, Ambio, Journal of Social Science and Medicine.

 

Supervision

2020-21 Eirik (IFM-30stp)
2020-21 Evelyn Katrin Valøy (FHV 60 stp)
2020-21 Ingvild Hemmingsen (FHV 60 stp)
2020-21 Amalie Harland  (FHV – 60 stp)
2020-21 Birthe Richardsen (FHV)
2019-20 Fahmida Chowdhury, main supervisor (IFM – 30 stp)
2019-20 Sangam Regmi: Impact of Small-Scale Aquaculture on Rural Livelihood

A study on how an aquaculture project affects the livelihood choices of poor people (IFM – 30 stp)

2019-20 Rosa Olsen: Rekruttering av fiskere på Færøyene – En studie av sysselsettingssystemet og rekrutteringsmekanismene i den færøyske fiskeflåte Main supervisor (Fiskeri- og havbruksvitenskap – 60 stp)
2019-20 Grethe Lilleng: Kollektivt entreprenørskapEn studie av ordningen med utviklingstillatelser i norsk havbruksnæring. Main supervisor (Fiskeri- og havbruksvitenskap – 60 stp)
2018 Communicating Science, Module 1: Scientific Writing (3 stp) – four studetns (20 hours)
2018-19 Ådne Leistad: Arbeidskultur i oppdrettsnæringen – En studie om driftsleders styringsform og dens innvirkning på arbeidskultur formatfisklokaliteter. Main supervisor. (FHV – 60 stp)
2018-19 Merrick Johnston: Arctic Circular Seafood Synergies: Beyond the Bottom Line

Perspectives on Full Utilization & Local Processing in Alaska & Norway. Main supervisor (IFM – 30 stp)

2018-19 Christian Vik: Seeking to legitimize: Social sustainability and legitimacy in the Traffic Light System. Main supervisor (IFM – 30 stp)
2018-19 Daniel Jensen: Havfarm 3: Governmentally driven innovations in Norwegian aquaculture –

A challenge for the governing system? Co-supervisor (IFM – 30 stp)

2018-19 Bjørnar Michaelsen-Svendsen: Implementation of the Traffic Light System in Norwegian salmon aquaculture – success or failure for whom?  Co-supevisor (IFM – 30 stp)
2018-19 Marius Stene: Staten som innovatør – Utviklingstillatelser i norsk havbruksnæring. Co-supervisor (FHV – 60 stp).
2011 Nguyen Quoc Khanh. The application of the European Community regulation No 1005/2008 on tuna longline fisheries in Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam. (IFM – 30 stp).
2016 Eli Kristine Lund. Hvorfor trives kystfiskere så godt når yrket er fysisk krevende og risikoutsatt? En studie av arbeidseksponeringer i kystfiskeflåten og potensielle jobbressurser. (FHV – 60 stp.

 

Pedagogical Competencies

2019-2020 Development of pedagogical portfolio course at BFE (development project for UniPed – 4M)
2020 Pedagogical basic competency program (Pedagogisk basiskompetanse). Result, UiT – 150 hours)
2014-2016 Balanse – Leadership development – Gender balance in research management and senior management positions in SINTEF
2010 Course: Perspectives on learning (Ulike perspektiver på læring – Del 1 og 2).  University pedagogics, Result, UiT.
2010 Course: Course Design (Emnedesign). University pedagogics, Result, UiT.
2010 Course: Learning Activities (Ulike læringsaktiviteter). University pedagogics, Result, UiT.
2007 Course: Presentation techniques (Presentasjonsteknikk). Kjell Bertnes Kompetanseutvikling
2004 Course: Introduction to international work (Kurs i Innføring i internasjonalt arbeid). UiT/Norut
2002 Course in Cross-Cultural Understanding and Communication (UiT)

 

Examination work – Master theses

2020 Internal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Martin H. Otterstad (60 stp)
2020 Internal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Natja Østebø (60 stp)
2020 Internal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Maya M. Steinvik (60 stp)
2019 Internal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Sigurd Grønli (60 stp)
2019 Internal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Marianne Osokina (30 stp)
2019 External examinator (NMBU): Bachelor thesis Lotta-Julie Lethi (15 stp)
2018 Extarnal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Karina Lovise Bergan Mortensen (60 stp)
2018 Internal examinator (UiT): Master thesis Niklas Høgstedt (60 stp)
2018 External examinator (UiT): Master thesis Marit Swensen (30 stp)
2016 External examinator (UiT): Master thesis Mikhnyuk, Elizaveta (30 stp)
2016 External examinator (NMBU): Master thesis Ingrid Wester Amundsen (60 stp)
2015 External examinator (UiT): Master thesis Olga Voronova (30 stp)
2014 External examinator (UiT): Master thesis Nawraj Paudel (30 stp)
2010 External examinator (NMBU): Master thesis Muhaji Chande (60 stp)
2010 Internal examinator (Noma-Fame): Nguyen Thi Hoa Hong (30 stp)

 

Examination work – Course exams

2018 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2501 Marin ressursforvaltning og kystsoneplanlegging (10 stp)
2017 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2011 Fiskeri- og havbruksnæringen i praksis (10 stp)
2017 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2501 Marin ressursforvaltning og kystsoneplanlegging (10 stp)
2016 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2011 Fiskeri- og havbruksnæringen i praksis (10 stp)
2016 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2501 Marin ressursforvaltning og kystsoneplanlegging (10 stp)
2015 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2011 Fiskeri- og havbruksnæringen i praksis (10 stp)
2015 External examinator (UiT/Nofima): SVF-6012 FoU-strategi og -ledelse for sjømatnæringa (10 stp)
2015 External examinator (UiT): FSK-2501 Marin ressursforvaltning og kystsoneplanlegging (10 stp)

Other Relevant Experience

2020- Redaksjonråd for Økonomiskfiskeriforskning
2019-present NFH representant Fiskerifaglig forum (FFF)
2019-present Vara til forskningsutvalget, BFE, UiT
2019-present Deputy leader for the research programme Fjord og Kyst, Fram senteret
2006-2012 Member of the Steerring Commitee for Internship (Co-Op) At NCFS
2006-2008 Deputy chair for SEMUT (Center for Environment and Development Studies at UiT)
2008 Jury member for Young Entreprenaurship (Ungt Entreprenørskap)
2005-2007 Board member in Parat, Norweigan politically independent trade uniont, at UiT
2002-2003 Board member IFM programkomitee
1999-2001 Employee representative for Flerfalig Fellesorganisasjon (2fo/YS)
1995-1996 President for Assocication of Norwegian Students Abroad (ANSA), Canada
1994-1995 Director at large at University of Victoria Student Society (UVSS), Canada
Miscellaneous Courses, Prizes etc.
2014 Safety course for fishers (STCW-F),
2014 Fiskeriforskningsprisen 2014 for fremragende vitenskapelig arbeid utført av yngre forskere ved BFE.
2011 PhD course in Advanced Ecological Statistics (BIO 8514) – 10 ECTS (University of Tromsø)
2010 PhD course in Qualitative Method (SVF 8540) – 5 ETCS (University of Tromsø)
2009 PhD summer school in Critical Economics (University of Coimbra, Portugal)
2008 PhD course in Political Ecology (SVF 8502)– 5 ECTS (University of Tromsø)
2007 PhD course in Modern Sociological Theory – 10 ECTS (Copenhagen Business School, Denmark)
2007 PhD course in Actor-Network-Theory (SVF 8501) – 10 ECTS (University of Tromsø)
2006 PhD course for Coastal Zone Management (University of Tromsø)
2004 Kurs spansk trinn 5 (B1-1) (Folkeuniversitetet i Tromsø)
2001 Kurs YS-Stats opplæring for topptillitsvalgt 2000-2001