UiB Alumni Network

Alumni-mentor: Grete Birkenes

Grete loved studying and really felt that she had found her place in life, but when she finished her studies, the road to a relevant job was long. She tried all the tricks in the book to get a job. Some worked and some did not work. Now she works in the HR department at the University of Bergen, and is in charge of very exciting projects.

Education: Bachelor's degree in Organizational Psychology from UiB, and a Master's Degree in Business Psychology from London Metropolitan University.

Occupation: Senior Executive Officer

Company: University of Bergen

Location: Bergen

LinkedIn: Grete Birkenes

Gives advise about: The road from school to working life, especially within the "soft" subjects (psychology, humanities, social sciences). Tips on how to position yourself better to get a job and exchange experiences.