Faculty of Psychology
New employee

Ørnulf Lillestøl is the new director at the Faculty of Psychology

Ørnulf Lillestøl has accepted the position as director at the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Bergen. He will start working at UiB in March 2018.

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"Our impression is that we are getting a solid and knowledgeable faculty director with extensive experience. I'm looking forward to welcoming him at the faculty, and am sure we will develop a good partnership in the next few years,"says Dean Bente Wold.

Lillestøl currently holds the position of Chief Municipal Executive in Selje Municipality, a position he has had for the last three years. In the past, he has worked in various leading positions in different municipalities. Lillestøl holds a MSc in Management and Organizational Studies from BI and Master's degree in Public Administration from Copenhagen Business School.

"In my current job as a counselor, I have gained experience connecting economics and financial management to other key processes within HR and the organization otherwise," says Ørnulf Lillestøl.

"It will be challenging and exciting to transfer these experiences to the university environment, which I look forward to getting to know!”