Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee for the International Research Prize and Support for the Nordic Research Projects.

Mr. Ole Petter Ottersen

Vice-Chancellor and Professor of medicine. Karolinska Institutet, Sweden - chair.

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Ms. Liselotte Højgaard

Head of Department and Professor in medicine and technology. Rigshospitalet and at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Mr. Jan-E. Bäckvall

Professor, Organic Chemistry. Stockholms University, Sweden.

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The Advisory Committee for the National Prize for Teaching Excellence and Support for Student-related Research Projects.

Mr. Ole Petter Ottersen

Vice-Chancellor and Professor of medicine. Karolinska Institutet, Sweden - chair.

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Mr. Kenneth Ruud

Prorector of Research and Professor of theoretical chemistry. The Arctic University of Norway/University of Tromsø, Norway.

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Ms. Lise Øvreås

Professor in geomicrobiology. University of Bergen, Norway. Photo: Trond Isaksen

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Mr. Bjørnar Vold-Sarnes

Special Adviser at the University of Oslo. Secretary to the Advisory Committees of The Olav Thon Foundation.

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2015-2018

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In 2013 Olav Thon transferred the majority of his assets that was shares in Olav Thon Gruppen AS, worth NOK 25 billion, to the Olav Thon Foundation.

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