11. June 2019
Cecilie Rolstad Denby begins her new role as Director General for the Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food and Environment in August 2019.
Cecilie Rolstad Denby will carry on after Lars E. Hanssen, who is retiring after 7 years of work for VKM.
Rolstad Denby is currently a professor of geomatics at the Faculty for Science and Technology at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU).
She has been a professor at NMBU since 2009. Between 2013 - 2016 she directed the Institute for Matematical Science and Technology, and from 2016-2017 was interim Dean at the new Faculty for Science and Technology.
Her previous work has been as a researcher at the Norwegian Polar Institute, the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate, Utrecht University, and for the Netherlands and British Antarctic Survey in Cambridge.