John-Arne Røttingen

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John-Arne Røttingen
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Røttingen in 2015
Born (1969-03-27) 27 March 1969 (age 49)
Alma materUniversity of Oslo
Occupationmedical scientist, research administrator and civil servant
Employer

John-Arne Røttingen (born 27 March 1969) is a Norwegian medical scientist, research administrator and civil servant. He is the current Chief executive officer of the Research Council of Norway.

Røttingen hails from Bø, Telemark. He graduated as cand.med. in 1996 and dr.med. in 1999 from the University of Oslo. He has been researcher at the University of Oslo and at the Harvard School of Public Health. His research interests have been epidemiology and global health.[1]

He was appointed CEO of the Research Council of Norway from March 2017.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hansen, Tor Ivar. "John-Arne Røttingen". In Bolstad, Erik. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 3 November 2018.
  2. ^ Lauritsen, Eivind Nicolai (14 June 2016). "John-Arne Røttingen blir ny direktør for Forskningsrådet". forskning.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved 3 November 2018.
  3. ^ Aadland, Ingebjørg (14 June 2016). "John-Arne Røttingen blir Forskningsrådets nye direktør". forskningsradet.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved 3 November 2018.
Academic offices
Preceded by
Arvid Hallén
Director of the Research Council of Norway
2017–
Succeeded by
Incumbent