Kristin Danielsen appointed new Chair of the NordForsk Board
Kristin Danielsen has many years of experience from the Research Council of Norway, where she currently serves as International Director. Prior to this she held positions as Department Director and Programme Coordinator.
She has been a member of the NordForsk Board for several years and takes over the position as Chair from Marja Makarow.
Eva Björck, Secretary General of the Committee for Educational Sciences at the Swedish Research Council, will continue to serve as Vice Chair.
The other new members of the board in 2016 are Ragnhildur Helgadóttir from the Icelandic Science and Technology Policy Council, Riitta Maijala from the Academy of Finland, and Vidar Leif Haanes from the Nordic University Cooperation.
Text: Eivind Sætre
Photo: Terje Heiestad