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Elsbet Vestvatn

Elsbet Vestvatn


I have acted as the Head of Administration at NOVA since 2006, and as of January 2016 in a joint position as the Head of Administration at the Centre for Welfare and Labour Research (SVA) and as a member of Director’s stuff at NOVA.
My task of duty is mainly a support function for the leadership and work with strategical subjects for SVA. I have a Master of Management in leadership from the Norwegian School of Economics and a bachelor of Social Sciences from the University of Oslo. My other, previous work experiences include NORAD (Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation), National Police Directorate and The Norwegian Tax Administration.

Administrative field of work

Research quality   Research policy   Research collaboration   Contract work   Faculty board administration   International cooperation   Organisational development   Staffing   Conflict management