A scientific director and committe is appointed every year.
Håvard Haarstad is professor in human geography, and have broad interests in sustainability, climate change and energy, particularly in relation to cities. Since 2016, he has been a fellow of the Bergen Research Foundation.
2018: Professor Ole Frithjof Norheim, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care and Director of Global Health Priorites, UiB
2017: Dr. Tore Sæterdal, Assistant Director, UiB Global
2016: Professor Terje Tvedt, Department of Geography, UiB
2015: Professor Rune Nilsen, Centre for International Health, UiB
2014: Professor Siri Gloppen, Department of Comparative Politics, UiB/CMI
2013: Professor Vigdis Vandvik, Department of Biology, UiB
2012: Professor Mette Andersson, Department of Sociology, UiB
2011: Associate Professor Anne Katrine Bang, Division of Research Management, UiB
2010: Professor Thorkild Tylleskär, Centre for International Health, UiB
2009: Asuncion Lera St.Clair, Department of Sociology, UiB
2008: Asuncion Lera St.Clair, Department of Sociology, UiB