Harald Steen

Programleder, Svalbard-programmet
Harald Steen
Norsk Polarinstitutt

Dr. Harald Steen er leder for Norsk Polarinstitutts senter for is, klima og økosystemer (ICE). Harald har tidligere jobbet som assisterende forskningsdirektør og leder for ICE-økosystemer.



  • 1/1-91 1/1-95 Ph.D. stipend Univ. of Oslo (UIO), Norway
  • 1/1-95 - 31/6-95 Researcher NINA- Dept. of Arctic biology (NINA), Tromsø, Norway
  • 8-10-95 - 31-7-96. Assistant professor (stand in) Zoological Institute, Univ. of Trondheim (NTNU), Norway.
  • 31-7-96 – 14 Feb 98. Post doc. stipend Norwegian Science Foundation to stay and work with Prof. C. Krebs, Univ. of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada.
  • 14 Feb 1998 to 14 Feb. 2001. Director of Wildlife Management Diploma (post graduate) and lecturer at the Department of Zoology, University of Otago, New Zealand.
  • 15 Feb. 2001 Assistant professor at the Department of Biology, Div. Of Zoology. University of Oslo. Director of Finse Alpine Research Station.
  • 15 Oct. 2003 – June 2005 Professor in zoology, University of Oslo.
  • June 2005 to present. Seabird ecologist, Norwegian Polar Institute

Interesser og spesialfelt

Population dynamics, foraging ecology, mark-recapture.