Iselin Nybø

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Iselin Nybø
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Minister of Science and Higher Education
Assumed office
17 January 2018
Prime MinisterErna Solberg
Preceded byTorbjørn Røe Isaksen (Education and Research)
Member of the Norwegian Parliament
In office
1 October 2013 – 30 September 2017
ConstituencyRogaland County
Personal details
Born (1981-05-14) 14 May 1981 (age 37)
Randaberg, Norway
Political partyLiberal Party

Iselin Nybø (born 14 May 1981) is a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party, and, as of January 17, Minister for Science and Higher Education in Norway. She was elected to the Parliament of Norway from Rogaland in 2013, where she is the first deputy chair of the Standing Committee on Education, Research, and Church Affairs.[1] Her seat is a levelling seat.[2]

Nybø has a Cand.jur. degree from the University of Bergen in 2006. She has later taken some courses in economics and organization studies. She worked as a jurist in the Norwegian Tax Administration from 2006 to 2009, then as a lawyer in private firms from 2009 to 2013.[3]

She was a member of Randaberg municipal council from 2003 to 2007 and has been a member of Stavanger city council from 2009.[3]

From 2010 to 2012, she headed the Rogaland branch of the Liberal Party.[3]


  1. ^ Nybø, Iselin ( 1981- ) Retrieved 30 October 2013 (in Norwegian)
  2. ^ Kristina Zimmer (10 September 2013) Gurimalla, skal jeg pendle til Oslo i fire år nå? Stavanger Aftenblad. (in Norwegian)
  3. ^ a b c Iselin Nybø, CV Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS. Retrieved 30 October 2013 (in Norwegian) (Archived at WebCite)