The Board

The board of NOKUT is the agency's supreme governing body.

  • Lise Iversen Kulbrandstad, Chairman, Professor, Hedmark University of Applied Sciences
    (appointed for a term ending on 31 December 2020)
  • Jan I. Haaland, Professor, NHH Norwegian School of Economics
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2022)
  • Jon Erik Svendsen, Dean Bachelor, BI – Norwegian School of Management
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Rune Foshaug, Secretary-general, The Norwegian Association for Adult Learning (NAAL)
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Svein Harald Larsen, fagsjef Utdanning (Head of Education), Nelfo
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2022)
  • Stina Vrang Elias, Managing Director, The Think Tank DEA & Danish Society for Education and Business (DSEB)
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2022)
  • Aleksander Thiren Sriskantharajah, student
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Vilja Askelund, student
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Ingunn Dørve, Senior Adviser, NOKUT
    (voting right on matters that relates to NOKUT's organization and staff; appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)

Deputy board members

  • Randi Skår, Dean, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2022)
  • Tormod Skjerve, Senior Adviser, Virke
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2022)
  • Johans Tveit Sandvin, Professor, Nord University
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Natalie Johnsen, student, NSO
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Erik Audensen, Senior Adviser, NOKUT
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)
  • Magnus Wiig, Adviser, NOKUT (deputy member for Erik Audensen)
    (appointed for a term ending on 31. December 2020)