Anne Husebekk

Posted by Sustainable Ocean Alliance on Oct 17, 2019 11:34:32 PM

Anne HusebekkAnne Husebekk was elected Rector (Chancellor) of UiT The Arctic University of Norway in 2013, and was re-elected for a second term in 2017. As Rector, she is also Chair of the Board of Governors of the University. Both research and education are particularly focused on climate and environment and sustainability in the Arctic and globally.


Professor Husebekk is a physician by training (MD, specialist in immunology and transfusion medicine), and has a leave of absence from her position as professor in immunology at the Faculty of Health Sciences while serving as Rector.

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