Nina Mari Jørgensen

Senior adviser (on leave)
Nina Mari Jørgensen
Norwegian Polar Institute

Current activities

Monitoring and Management of Arctic Marine Ecosystems.

Russian-Norwegian bilateral work. Project development and leadership.

Coordinating NPI work under the Arctic Council working group; AMAP and participating in the Norwegian delegation supporting the Head of Delegation.

The MOSJ Secretariat – special responsibility for contamination.


Norwegian Polar Institute: 2013 – senior advisor and project leader on Arctic environmental Issues, including Arctic ecosystems and impacts, marine management plans, human activities and international relations

2007-2013: Akvaplan-niva, senior advisor. Coastal ecology and marine biodiversity, environmental monitoring, oil spill sensitivity and impact assessment, environmental risk assessment, strategic consulting, marine management plans, Russian-Norwegian bilateral work

2004-2007: Norwegian Pollution Control Authorities (former SFT, now Miljødirektoratet). Advisor in environmental monitoring offshore, chemicals, emissions to air and sea, marine management plans, impact assessments

2000-2004: Norconsult, section for environmental and municipal techniques. Consultant onimpact assessments, contaminated soil and marine sediments, coastal zone management

1999-2000: Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA). Project assistant: Biodiversity in macrophytes, littoral zone surveys.


2017: Northern Studies (one year programme), Nord University. On the Circumpolar North. ECTS credit: 60

1999: Master in marine biology,  the University of Oslo. Theme: Habitat selection and mobility patterns by kelp forest fauna at the coast of Møre.