The Bjerknes administration and key personell are located at the Geophysical Institute at the University of Bergen campus.
Phone: +47 55 58 98 03
Director: Tore Furevik, phone: + 47 55 58 26 91 // + 47 986 77 226
Head of Communication: Gudrun Sylte, phone: + 47 55 58 32 97 // + 47 40 85 64 57
The parking spaces outside the centre are usually taken early in the morning and only for employees with a parking permit. Visitors can make use of the parking facilities at the VilVite Bergen science centre and at Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (Nansensenteret) - Marineholmen, Thormøhlensgate 51-47.
Media relations and Public outreach
The media contact is the link between researchers at the Bjerknes Centre and the media to make the interface between journalist and researcher easier and more efficient. Simultaneously, they contribute in increasing the dissemination of research and results to the general public and others who can make use this knowledge.
The media relations will also provide advice and support to researchers and help journalists adapt and facilitate information, navigate the system and find relevant interviewees.
Head of Communications: Gudrun Sylte, phone: 40 85 64 57 / 55 58 32 97
Phone at reception: 55 58 98 03
Who answers what?
Public-oriented dissemination is a priority at the Bjerknes Centre and as a centre committed to understand the climate system to the benefit of society we are obligated to disseminate results and knowledge. Especially at such an important area as climate change is of great importance that researchers with public funding provides knowledge back to the community.
Below is a list with contact information for journalists and others interested in asking questions to researchers affiliated with the Bjerknes Centre: