Prof Curt Rice (GS7EU)
Rector, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences and Head of the Committee on Gender Balance and Diversity in Research, Norway.
Curt Rice is a Rector at the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences 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 at the University of Tromsø 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 ScienceInBalance.com.
Watch Curt Rice opening the Gender Summit 4 Eu on our YouTube channel
Read Curt Rice's recent blog Sex is making research better
Read the article "Overcoming unconscious gender bias in science evaluation", featuring Prof Curt Rice
Read Curt Rice's recent blog, You don’t know quality when you see it: Bias and bibliometrics