GEO embodies research and research based education - within central geological and geophysical diciplines, specifically marine geoscience, petroleum, climate and earth quake-seismology. The research is conducted on land and sea all over the globe.
The department has more than 110 research positions and 34 technical/administrative positions. Our employees are from more than 30 different countries.
Both ERC Starting Grant and BFS-scholarship
Nele Meckler at Geo has recently (2015) been awarded ERC Starting Grant from EU and Scholarship from Bergen Research Foundation recruitment. Read more here.
Bjarte Hannisdal is granted BFS-scholarship in 2013. Read more here.
Nicola McLoughlin is granted BFS-scholarship in 2010. Read more here.