CURRICULUM VITAE OF PROFESSOR JAN MANGERUD
Born 29. November
1961 Cand. mag.
(Mathematics, chemistry, geography, geology)
1962 Cand. real. (Geology)
1962 Degree in teaching (Pedagogisk Seminar)
1965 Classes in Botany
1973 Dr. philos. (Quaternary geology)
1963-1967 Vit. ass./Univ.stip
(Scholarship), Dept. of Geology,
1967-1970 Amanuensis (Assistent professor), --- " ---
1970-1976 Førsteamanuensis (Associate professor), --- " ---
1977-2004 Professor --- " ---
2004- Prof. Emeritus
and Research Prof. (part time), Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research and Dept.
of Erath Science, Univ of
1965 Visiting scientist,
1972 Visiting scientist (sabbatical year),
1983-1984 Visiting professor
1962 The Helga and Hans Reusch Award.
1971 The Reusch Medal. The Geological Society of
1987 Fellow of The Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters (
1991 Fellow of Academia Europeae (
1992 Fellow of The
1995 The Fram Committee Nansen Award for Polar Research.
1996 Fellow of The Royal
2005 The Broegger Prize. The Geological Society of
2006 Honorary member of Quaternary Research Association (QRA).
2007 Honorary Member of International Union of Quaternary Research (INQUA).
1963- Several different
undergraduate and graduate classes in glacial and quaternary geology,
geomorphology, sedimentology and stratigraphy at
Given invited guest lectures at the following universities/institutions: Stockholm University, Lund University, Christian Albrechts University (Kiel), Alfred-Wegener-Inst. for Polar Research, Estonian Academy of Sciences, London University, University of Edinburgh, University of Aberdeen, Columbia University, Browns University, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Duke University, University of Tennessee, University of Minnesota, University of Wisconsin, University of Colorado, University of Washington, University of California, Arizona State University.
Member of editorial board of scientific journals:
1981-1987 Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift
1982-2004 Quaternary Research
1998- Quaternary Science Reviews
1986-2006 Journal of Quaternary Science
1991-1994 Arctic and Alpine Research
1992-2005 Quaternary International
Manuscript review for the following journals:
Annals of Glaciology, Arctic and Alpine Research, Boreas, Geochemistry-Geophysics-Geosystems, Geographic physic et Quaternaire, Geografiska Annaler, Geologische Rundschau, Geologiska Foreningen i Stockholm Førhandlingar, Global and Planetary Change, The Holocene, Journal of Glaciology, Journal of Paleolimnology, Journal of Quaternary Science, Marine Geology, Nature, Norges Geologiske Undersøkelser - Bulletin, Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift, Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, Paleogeography-Paleoclimatology-Paleoecology, Polar Research, Quaternaire, Quaternary Research, Quaternary Science Reviews, Sarsia, Science.
Review of proposals for the following research councils or institutions:
British Antarctic Survey, Comittee for European Development of Science and Technology (Brussels), Earthwatch (USA), International Science Foundation (Washington), National Science Foundation (USA), National Geographic Society (USA), Natural Environment Reseach Council (Great Britain), Naturvetenskaplega Forskningsrådet (Sweden), Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, Norwegian Research Council, Swiss National Science Foundation.
Some examples of professional posts:
1976-1979 Member of Council for Natural Science Research (RNF), The Norwegian Research Council
1981-1983 Chairman of Dept. of
Geology, and of Board for Geology and Geophysics,
1985-2004 Member of the National comittee for International Union for Geological Sciences
1986-1988 President Norwegian Geological Society
1986-2000 Member of board of Nordic Laboratorium for Luminescens Dating.
1982-1988 President Norwegian Comittee for INQUA
International Council of International
1989-1995 Member of the International Steering Comittee for the project: Polar North Atlantic Margins, Late Cenozoic Evolution (PONAM). European Science Foundation
1989-1994 Member of Committee for Climate and ozon research, The Norwegian Research Council
1992 Member of International expert panel for evaluation of the geology at Danish Universities.
1993-1995 Member of Steering
Committee for the program "Paleoclimate of Arctic Lakes and Estuaries (PALE)", National Science Foundation,
1994-1997 Chairman for board of the National Laboratory for Radiocarbon Dating, the Norwegian Research Council.
1996-2002 Member of the International Steering Comittee for the project: Quaternary Environment of the Eurasian North (QUEEN). European Science Foundation
Member of scientific societies
Norsk Geologisk Forening
Norsk Geografisk Selskap
Det Konglige Norske Videnskabers Selskap
Det Norske Videnskapsakademi
Quaternary Research Association (
International Glaciological Society
American Quaternary Association
European Union of Geosciences