The Group

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Below you will find a list of our group members, associates, and key collaborators.

Group members are listed alphabetically by last name, with the group leader on top. 

The Group

 

Lars Snipen
Associate Professor & Acting Group Leader

Research area: 
Microbial genomics

  • Bioinformatics methods 

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Trygve Almøy
Associate Professor Emeritus

Research area: 
Metacognition and teaching statistics 

  • Teaching approaches 
  • Multivariable analyses

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Hilde Kjelgaard Brustad 
PhD Student

Research area: 
Statistical methods in forensic genetics

  • Applied statistics
  • Family relationships and inbreeding

Supervisor: Thore Egeland

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Guro Dørum
Associate Professor II

Research area: 
Statistical methods in forensic genetics

  • Genomics data, identifies body fluids via mRNA profiling

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Thore Egeland
Professor

Research area: 
Statistical methods in forensic genetics

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Kathrine Frey Frøslie
Associate Professor

Research area:
Metacognition and teaching statistics

  • Functional data analysis
  • Science communication 

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Chris Gaby
Postdoc

  • Microbial communities: composition and function
  • Amplicon sequencing, whole metagenome sequencing, metaproteomics

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Lars Erik Gangsei 
Associate Professor II

  • Image analysis, computed tomography (CT)
  • Research at Animalia on pig phenotypes for breeding 

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Gareth Benjamin Gillard
Researcher

Research area:
Systems biology

  • Research connected to DigiSal and Rewired
  • Evolution of gene expression and regulation
  • Gene regulatory annotation

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Marie Gulla
Researcher

Research area:
Systems biology

  • Research connected to DigiSal
  • Model reconstruction and testing

Sahar Hassani
Senior Adviser

Research area:
Systems biology

  • Data manager of DigiSal
  • Data management & analysis 

Torgeir R. Hvidsten
Professor & Group Leader
On sabbatical until Aug. 2020

Research area:
Network-based genomics

  • Models how genes interact in regulatory networks
  • Machine learning methods, large genomics datasets

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Raju Rimal 
PhD 

  • Simulates multi-response multivariate linear model data

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Filip Rotnes
PhD Student

Research area:
Systems biology

  • Research connected to DigiSal
  • Metabolic modelling

Supervisor: Jon Olav Vik

Ellen Sandberg
Assistant Professor Emeritus

  • Survival analysis in veterinary science 

Solve Sæbø
Professor 
On leave from professorship, currently Prorector for Education

Research areas:
Multivariate statistics
Metacognition and teaching statistics

  • Personality-based teaching methods in statistics

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Jon Olav Vik
Associate Professor

Research area:
Systems biology

  • Project leader of DigiSal
  • Salmon farming and biology

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Hilde Vinje
Postdoc

Research area:
Metacognition and teaching statistics

  • Personality-based teaching methods in statistics

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Ove Øyås
Postdoc

Research area:
Systems biology

  • Research connected to DigiSal
  • Constraint-based/Mathematical modeling

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Published 14. June 2019 - 13:51 - Updated 5. May 2020 - 16:07