C U R R I C U L U M     V I T A E

 

Personalia: 

 

                Name:                     Arild Folkvord

                Address:                  Fr. Stangsvei 3,       5063 Bergen, Norway

                Phone:                     + 47 55122477  (private)         +47 413 00147 (mobile)

                Born:                       February 12 1960   Vevey, Switzerland 

Citizenship:              Norwegian

 

                Present employer:   Department of Biology (BIO), University of Bergen (UiB)

                Present position:      Professor

                Phone (work):         + 47 55 58 44 56

                Fax:                         + 47 55 58 44 50

                E-mail:                     arild.folkvord@bio.uib.no

                WWW:                     http://www.uib.no/personer/Arild.Folkvord

 

Education:

 

                University of Bergen, Norway                                  1994        University pedagogics

                                                                                                1989-93   Dr.scient. (PhD) degree

1985-86  

                University of California, San Diego, USA 1983-85   Master of science degree

                University of Bergen, Norway                                  1980-82   Bachelor degree

                University of Oslo, Norway                                      1978-80

                               

Working experience:

 

Institute of Marine Research (adjunct position 20%)                                                               2012-

Director of Nordic Marine Academy (adjunct position)                                                            2005-2010

Department of Biology (BIO), UiB, Norway, professor                                                            2004-

                Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland, USA, sabbatical                          2003-2004

                Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology, UiB, Norway, professor                                   2000-2003

                Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology, UiB, Norway, associate professor                    1998-2000

                Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology, UiB, Norway, post-doc.                                    1994-97

                Paternity leave, Bergen, Norway, 5 months                                                                            1991

                Department of Fisheries and Marine Biology (IFM) UiB, Norway, research fellow                 1990-93

                Department of Fisheries Biology (IFB), University of Bergen (UiB), research fellow               1989-90

                Sea Farm A/S, Norway, production manager of juvenile cod and turbo                                 1986-89

                Pond project at IMR Austevoll, Norway, research assistant, 18 months                                  1985-86

                Pond project at IMR Austevoll, Norway, research assistant, 13 months                                  1980-83

                Salmon Farm, Mowi A/S, Norway, technical assistant, 2 months                                            1981

               

Working field:

 

Larval fish ecology, marine juvenile production, growth and condition estimation, fish recruitment, fish ageing

 

Licences:

 

                Drivers licence (automobile)

                Divers licence CMAS

                Licensed researcher in Laboratory Animal Science (Felasa Category C)

                Falck Nutec survival suite course (December 2006)

 

Language skills:

 

                Norwegian, native level

                English, near native level

                German, Spanish, working level

 

Memberships:

 

                Norsk Zoologisk Forening

                Forskerforbundet

                Norske Havforskeres Forening

                Early life history section of The American Fisheries Society

 

Present and recent research and teaching projects: 

 

Participant and module leader in “KILO” project, 2012-2013 (ref. S. Sundby, IMR Bergen)

Participant in Landnemi (Turbot in Iceland) project 2010-2012 (ref. A. Imsland, Akvaplan)

Director of Nordic Marine Academy 2005-2010 (10 mill. NOK).

Participant in UiB network “Johan Hjort Center“ 2008-2009 (ref. S. Sundby, IMR Bergen) (0.25 mill NOK).

Partner in EU network “Understanding the mechanisms of stock recovery” (UNCOVER) 2006-2009 (ref. C. Hammer, Rostock, Germany) (UiB budget 0.039 mill EUR).

Participant in EU ITN (Initial Training Network) Calcification by Marine Organisms (CalMarO) 2008-2011 (ref. A. Gefffen, UiB)

Partner in Nordisk Ministerråd Projects, CodLog & MicroCod 2006-2008 (ref. P. Grønkjær, Århus, Denmark) (UiB budget 0.15 mill NOK).

Participant in NFR project “Progressive, modern production of juvenile Atlantic cod” (PROCOD), 2006-2008 (ref. A.K. Imsland, UiB) (UiB budget 2.2 mill. NOK).

Participant in NFR project “The occurrence of skipped spawning and its importance for population dynamics in Northeast Arctic gadoids”, 2009-2011 (ref. R.D.M. Nash, IMR Bergen)

Project leader of Meltzer project 2005-2006.High latitude climate variability and its effect on human settlement and fishery resources as revealed by fossil otoliths (0.4 mill NOK)

Principal scientist in EU network EUROCEANS 2003-2007

Partner in EU network TACADAR 2002-2006 (ref. E. Moksness IMR Flødevigen).

Participant in NFR project “Optimization of growth performance of juvenile cod by applying environmental regulation and water quality control”, 2003-2005 (ref. A.K. Imsland, UiB) (UiB budget 0.93 mill NOK).

Partner in EU project “Integrated approach to the biological basis of age estimation in commercially important fish species” (IBACS), 2002-2006 (UiB budget 0.147 mill EUR). (ref. Dr. B. Morales-Nin, Mallorca, Spain).

Partner in EU project “Association of Physical and Biological Processes acting on Recruitment and Post-Recruitment stages of Anchovy“ (ANREC), 2002-2005 (ref. Dr. A. Kallianiotis, Kavala, Greece) (UiB budget 0.14 mill EUR).

Partner in Research Locus “Early Life History of Marine Fish”. 2000-2004 (Annual budget 0.5 mill NOK) (ref. Dr. E. Janssen, UiB).

Participant and local contact of an EC-ARI (formerly Large Scale Facility; LSF) research project "Analysis of cellular RNA and DNA content in cod larvae under variable feeding conditions" 2001. (ref. Dr. R. González-Quirós, Oviedo, Spain).

Partner in NFR project “Environmental effects of produce water on egg and larval development and sex differentiation in cod. 2001-2003 (ref. Dr. A. Svardal, IMR Bergen). (UiB budget 1.05 mill. NOK).

Participant and contributor to EU project "Manual of Sclerochronology in fishes". 2000-2001 (ref. Dr. J. Panfili, Brest, France).

Participant and leader of 2 projects of NFR SUP "Environmental influence on fish stocks". 1999-2002. (Budget 7.3 mill NOK).

Programme leader of Norwegian Research Council (NFR) Strategic University Programme (SUP) “Theory and experiment based studies in recruitment in marine fishes”. 1995-2001 (Budget 7.0 mill NOK).