The Nansen LEGACY com­pris­es a con­sor­tium of eight gov­ern­men­tal Nor­we­gian insti­tu­tions with exper­tise in Arc­tic marine reser­ach. UiT The Arc­tic Uni­ver­si­ty of Nor­way is the project own­er, and holds the chair­man. Each insti­tu­tion is rep­re­sent­ed in the LEGACY board with a mem­ber and a deputy mem­ber.


Insti­tu­tions (in alpha­bet­i­cal order) and their board mem­bers:

  • Insti­tute of Marine Research (IMR)

Geir Huse (chair­man deputy), Geir Lasse Taranger (board deputy)

  • Nor­we­gian Mete­o­ro­log­i­cal Insti­tute (MET)

Øys­tein Hov, Har­ald Schy­berg (board deputy)

  • Nor­we­gian Polar Insti­tute (NPI)

Nalân Koç, Har­ald Steen (board deputy)

  • Nor­we­gian Uni­ver­si­ty of Sci­ence and Tech­nol­o­gy (NTNU)

Ingrid Schjøl­berg, Tor Grande (board deputy)

  • The Uni­ver­si­ty Cen­tre in Sval­bard (UNIS)

Har­ald Ellingsen, Børge Dams­gård (board deputy)

  • UiT The Arc­tic Uni­ver­si­ty of Nor­way (UiT)

Ken­neth Ruud (chair­man), Edel Elvevoll (board deputy)

  • Uni­ver­si­ty of Bergen (UiB)

Nils Gun­nar Kvam­stø, Gunn Mangerud (board deputy)

  • Uni­ver­si­ty of Oslo (UiO)

Nils Chris­t­ian Stenseth (chair­man deputy), Anders Elver­høi (board deputy)