New Career Development Program helps young researchers succeed

- If you want to build a research career, it's not enough to be highly skilled or to have a great talent, says UiB's Pro-Rector Margareth Hagen.


Missing student found dead

UiB-student Ommund Veim Eikje (22) was thursday found dead in France.


Katrine Løken awarded ERC Starting Grant

The economist Katrine Vellesen Løken has been awarded the prestigious Starting Grant from the European Research Council.

Museum burglary

The burglary at the University Museum

In August 400 objects were stolen from The University Museum. Most of the objects are from the Viking Age. Follow the story here.


Asthma Medicine Halves Risk of Parkinson´s

Using data gathered from 100 million Norwegian prescriptions, researchers at the University of Bergen have found that asthma medicine can halve a patient’s risk of developing Parkinson´s disease.