Eystein Jansen

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Eystein Jansen (born 28 February 1953, Bergen[1]) is a Norwegian professor in marine geology / paleoceanography at the University of Bergen and researcher and adviser at the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research (BCCR). He headed the Bjerknes Centre from its founding in 2000 to 2013.[2][3]

Jansen got a MSc degree in 1981 and a PhD degree (dr.scient.) in 1984 from the University of Bergen. He was assistant and later associate professor in marine geology at the university 1985–1993 and became a full professor in 1993.[4]

He was a co-ordinating lead author for the paleoclimate chapter of the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report and was one of the lead authors of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report.[4]

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  1. ^ Elin Stensvand (2014). "Klimadiplomaten". Hubro. University of Bergen. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 
  2. ^ Atle Andersson (18 December 2013) Direktørskifte på Bjerknessenteret (Norwegian) Bergens Tidende. Retrieved 19 January 2014
  3. ^ Furevik is new Director Bjerknes. UIB. Retrieved 19 January 2014
  4. ^ a b Eystein Jansen CV Bjerknes. UIB. Retrieved 19 January 2014 Archived February 1, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.‹The template Wayback is being considered for merging.› 

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