Sigbjørn Fossum

Professor Emeritus - Division of Anatomy
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Phone +47-22851213
Room 2361
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Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Immunology
  • Molecular biology
  • Genetics
  • Evolution

Courses taught

  • Lectures in immunology, Medicine, 1. semester
  • Lectures and PBL in cell biology, Medicine, 2. semester

Background

  • Founded Immunobiological laboratory (together with colleague Bent Rolstad and engineer Wendi Jensen)
  • Professor, Anatomical Institute (now Department of Anatomy, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences) 1992 -
  • Research scholarship, Lecturer and senior lecturer, Anatomical Institute, 1973 - 1992
  • MD thesis 1983
  • Authorized physician, 1973
  • Internship 1971 - 73
  • Medical degree, University of Oslo, 1971

Positions held

  • Dean of Research, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, 2007 - 2010. As Research Dean ex officio member and leader of various boards and committees
  • Head of the Department of Anatomy 2000 - 1, 2002 - 2003
  • Board member for the Biotechnology Center in Oslo, 1990 - 97
  • Member of the Medical faculty board, 1980-5 and 1993 - 7

Collaboration

  • Erik Dissen
  • Michael R. Daws
Tags: Immune system, Molecular biology, Genetics, Evolution
Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:41 PM - Last modified May 27, 2011 4:42 PM