The Centre for Advanced Study (CAS Oslo) is led by a Board of Directors. The board consists of six members and six alternates from a wide range of academic disciplines. The board is appointed by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (DNVA), the Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions (UHR), and the Research Council of Norway (NFR).

The board members and alternates attend four board meetings annually. The Secretary General of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (DNVA) participates as an observer.

The board, following a rigorous evaluation process, is responsible for selecting the CAS Oslo and YoungCAS research groups.

The Board of Directors of the Centre for Advanced Study:

Professor Geir Ellingsrud (Chair)
Department of Mathematics, University of Oslo
Phone: +47 22 85 60 29

Rector Dag Rune Olsen
University of Bergen
Phone: +47 55 58 20 02

Professor Lena Liepe
Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas
University of Oslo
Phone: +47 22 85 61 49

Professor Unni Langås
Department of Nordic and Media Studies, University of Agder
Phone: +47 38 14 20 75

Professor Toril Aalberg
Department of Sociology and Political Science 
NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Phone: +47 73 59 83 59

Professor Hans Petter Graver (Photo: UiO)

Professor Hans Petter Graver
Department of Private Law, University of Oslo
Phone: +47 22 85 97 39

 

Alternates:

Professor Tone Tønjum (alternate for G. Ellingsrud)
Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo
Phone: +47 23 07 90 18

Rector Anne Husebekk (alternate for D. R. Olsen)
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Phone: +47 77 64 49 88

Professor Rolf K. Reed (alternate for L. Liepe)
Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen
Phone: +47 55 58 63 89

Professor Knut Helland (alternate for U. Langås)
Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Bergen
Phone: +47 55 58 91 16

Professor Anna Nylund (alternate for T. Aalberg)
Faculty of Law, UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Phone: +47 77 64 91 73

Professor Kenneth Ruud (alternate for H. P. Graver)
Director, Center of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Phone: +47 77 62 31 01

 

Observer:

Øystein Hov
Secretary General, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Phone: +47 22 12 10 90