1 January 2015 Vigdis Broch-Due will take over as Scientific Director at CAS. Broch-Due is Professor in the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Bergen (UiB). She also holds a special Professoriate in International Poverty Research at the Faculty of Social Sciences, UiB.

Our current Scientific Director, Brit Solli, will be leaving CAS 31 October 2014 to take up a position as Professor at NTNU Trondheim. Office Manager Maria Sætre is appointed Acting CEO for the remainder of the year.