19 Nov - Ervina (KBM)

Av Siri Eikrem Skotland

PhD degree – Public Defence
Ervina, Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science (KBM) will defend her PhD thesis “Taste sensitivity and food liking in preadolescent children”, on Friday 19 November, 2021.

Norwegian title of thesis:

"Smakssensitivitet og matpreferanser hos barn"

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:

"Challenges and opportunities in the aged population: could tailor-made sensory properties and texture in food attenuate undernutrition in elderly?"

Norwegian title of the trial lecture:

"Utfordringer og muligheter i den eldre befolkningen: kan skreddersydde sensoriske egenskaper og tekstur i mat dempe underernæring hos eldre?"

Time and place for the trial lecture:

Thursday 4th November 2021, at 12:15. The trial lecture will be carried out via Zoom

Evaluation committee - trial lecture:

First opponent: Researcher Tove Gulbrandsen Devold, NMBU
Second opponent: Professor Harald Carlsen, NMBU
Committee coordinator: Associate professor Davide Porcellato, NMBU

Time and place for the public defence:

Friday 19th November 2021, at 12.15. The defence will be held at Nofima and also available via Teams.
The defence can be attended by using the following link in Teams: 

Click here to join the meeting

Evaluation committee:

First opponent: Associate Professor Annemarie Olsen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Second opponent: Professor Gaëlle Arvisenet, AgroSup Dijon - National Superior Institute of Agronomic Sciences, Food and the Environment, France
Committee coordinator: Associate professor Davide Porcellato, NMBU


Main supervisor: Associate Professor Valerie Lengard Almli, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Scientist Ingunn Berget, Nofima, The Norwegian Institute of Food, Fisheries and Aquaculture Research
Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Caterina Dinella, University of Florence, Italy
Co-supervisor: Professor Siv Borghild Skeie, NMBU

Guidelines for attending:

- Do not use camera
- Put your microphone on mute
- If anyone has a question/comment, please use the chat function in Zoom, and the hosts of the meeting will answer you.
- The defence will be open to the public and the audience can ask ex auditorio questions when invited to do so.
- We advise you to test your own equipment before attending. 

The doctoral thesis is available for public review.
For those of you who wants access to this please send an email to: phd-kbm@nmbu.no

Thesis number 2021:83, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1860-8


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