Torbjørn Digernes

Professor, Vice Chancellor/Rector, Norwegian University of Science in Technology

Degrees

1982

 

Degree of doktor ingeniør (PhD) from the Norwegian Institute of Technology, Department of Computer ScienceTitle of thesis: "An Approach to Technical-Economical Analysis of Design and Operation of Fishing Vessels"

1972 Degree of sivilingeniør (Master of Science) from the Norwegian Institute of Technology, Technical Physics

 Work experience

2005 Vice Chancellor/Rector of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
1998 Professor, Marine systems design, Faculty of marine technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
1999 - 2001 Elected position as Dean of Faculty of Marine Technology
2002 - 2005

Elected position as Dean of Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology - Research interests:
Marine systems design analyses, operational research methods in shipping operation, ship scheduling, fleet disposition, maritime transportation system analyses, environmental impact from shipping operation

1996 - 1998 Postdoc fellowship at the Faculty of marine technology, NTNU
1990 - 1996 Senior Logistics Engineer at ESA-ESTEC - European Space Agency, European Space Technical Centre i Noordwijk, Nederland
1986 - 1990 Division manager for division of Technical Operations, MARINTEK – SINTEF Group
1984 - 1994 Adjunct professor at the Dept of Marine System Design, Norwegian Institute of Technology
1974 - 1986 Researcher, Institute of Fisheries Technology Research, Vessel division
1972 - 1974 Researcher at the Computing Centre, University of Trondheim

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