GS4 Speakers

Prof Curt Rice (GS4EU)

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Professor, University of Tromsø, Norway, Head, Norway’s Committee on Gender Balance and Diversity in Research (KIF)

Curt Rice is a professor at the University of Tromsø and leads Norway’s Committee on Gender Balance and Diversity in Research. He also chairs the Board for Current Research Information System in Norway (CRIStin) and is a member of the Board at the University of Tromsø. Previously, he has served as Pro Rector for Research and he was the Founding Director of the Center for Advanced Study in Theoretical Linguistics: A Norwegian Centre of Excellence (CASTL). Prof. Rice is a member of the genSET Science Leaders Panel; the Gender Summits were established on the recommendation of the panel. Since participating in genSET he has written and spoken widely on university leadership and gender, particularly on his blog Science In Balance.

Professor Rice welcomed delegates to the Gender Summit 4 EU 2014.