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Executive Committee

Meet the UiODoc executive committee for 2017/2018. You can also read a description of the positions and tasks.

Désirée Treichler, ad-interim President. Postdoc at the Department of Geosciences, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Désirée looks at changes of mountain glaciers and snow at large scales, using remotely sensed data from satellites. She has been a member of the UiODoc board since 2014 and was previously engaged in board work for many years in Switzerland, Australia and Norway. When not sitting in her office or teaching, she is a keen explorer of the outdoors - near and far, and particularly high up in the Mountains.

Diana Saplacan, Secretary. PhD Candidate at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Department of Informatics, in the Research Group for Design of Information Systems. In her research, she is particularly interested in design of digital technologies for lifelong lasting learning, with a special focus on feedback. She has previously studied computer science, in Sweden, and has worked both within- and outside academia. However, she has a particular interest in pedagogics, theme that is present even in her current research projects. Currently, she is also a board member of the National Association of Doctoral Organizations in Norway (Stipendiatorganisatsjonene I Norge), and Global Women in Tech (GWiT)...........................................................................................................................................................)

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Georgios Kalantzopoulos, Public relations officer. Postdoc at the Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology Chemistry, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Georgios studies materials for the petrochemical  industry using advanced Synchrotron techniques and develops novel materials for the capture of CO2 that is strongly related with today's climate change. He has worked as scientist in different materials- and instruments-related topics in Greece, Italy, Germany and Norway and has collaborations in many countries world-wide. Georgios is very concious about increasing the awareness of society on the connection between research and every-day life quality improvement. In his free time he takes his photographic gear and hikes in nature using photography as an excuse to reach places he would not normally go.  of (..........................................................................................................................................................)

Henrik Sveinsson. PhD Candidate at the Department of Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Henrik studies the mechanical properties of gas hydrates – gas-rich icy substances that can be found under the seafloor and in the arctic tundra. Before joining UiODoc, Henrik has been engaged in university politics for several years, both at the Student Parliament at the University of Oslo, and in the board of the National Union of Students in Norway.

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Tatjana Bosnjak, SiN liaison officer.

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Clara Froment, Event Officer.

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Enrico Catalano.

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Marion Duparc, Treasurer.

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Arsenii Zabirnyk

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Daniel Arnesson

 

Sofie A. E. Høgestøl, Board-member (former President, temporary on leave). PhD Candidate at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law. Sofie A. E. Høgestøl is a PhD Fellow at the Norwegian Center for Human Rights where she conducts research on international criminal courts. She represented the temporary academic staff in UiO's University Board from 2014-2016 and took over as president for UiODoc in fall 2016 (.........................................................................................................................................................)

Published Nov. 9, 2014 3:47 PM - Last modified Nov. 1, 2017 10:58 AM