Employee info

Tycho Anker-Nilssen
Position:    Senior Research Scientist

  Telephone: +47 934 66 771
  E-mail: Tycho.Anker-Nilssen@nina.no
 Department:  NINA terrestrisk økologi

Knowledge areas
Coastal ecosystems, Population ecology, Demographic processes, Trophic interactions, Climate-change responses, Human-induced stressors, Seabird monitoring, Time series analyses

Key qualifications
  • Population biologists with expertise in seabird ecology, including
  • Time-series studies of demography, feeding ecology, trophic interactions and other climate-related responses of seabirds since 1981.
  • National mapping and monitoring of seabird distribution and population trends.
  • Studies of seabird movements (using satellite transmitters and loggers), morphometry and population origin.
  • Environmental impact assessments and vulnerability modelling, e.g. related to seabirds and offshore oil exploration.
  • Well experienced with respect to electronic data processing and statistical analyses.
  • Scientific supervisor for a number of MSc students and some experience as a university lecturer and examiner.
  • Long experience in administration and science managing at the project, programme and department levels, and administrative head of NINA's field station in Røst.


Curriculum Vitae:
CV for Tycho Anker-Nilssen

Norwegian Institute for Nature Research

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