Katinka Elisabeth Grønli

Senior Adviser
Image of Katinka Elisabeth  Grønli
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Phone +47 22 85 74 73
Mobile phone +47 92 01 23 90
Visiting address Gaustadalleen 21 N-0349 Oslo
Postal address Gaustadalleen 21 N-0349 Oslo Norway

Responsibilities at UiO Energy

  • Administrative leader and Deputy director
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration within research and education
  • Strategy; energy, environment, climate
  • HR, Financial management, Research administration

Organizational responsibilities

  • Secretary: UiO:Energy Board
  • UiO representative: EPUE (European Platform of Universities in Energy Research & Education), Oslo's Climate and Energy Strategy, SmartCity Bærum and UNICA Green (platform for Sustainability/Environmental Coordinators under the Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe)
  • Substitute member: CIENS (Oslo Centre for Interdisciplinary Environmental and Social Research) Research Forum
  • Manager of education and dissemination in FME MoZEES (a Norwegian Research Center on Zero Emission Energy Systems for Transport)
  • Board member in FME NTRANS (a Norwegian Centre for Energy Transition Strategies)


Grønli has a Ph.D in Forest Ecology from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, and an Excecutive MBA with an Energy specialisation from BI Norwegian Business  School. She has experience from leading administrative positions at UiO dating back to 1996, and was Senior Adviser at the Departement of Research Administration at UiO within the areas of energy, environment and climate until 2013. Grønli has served as a coordinator for the establishment and administrative management of UiO:Energy until she accessed her current position.




Tags: Energy, Environment, Climate


Grønli, K..E. 2005. Recruitment of forest plants in relation to experimentally manipulated microhabitats and soil microbial communities. Thesis (PhD, Dr. Scient), Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management

  • Ohlson, Mikael & Grønli, Katinka Elisabeth (2006). Recruitment and growth in Aconitum septentrionale and Actaea spicata in relation to microbial soil communities manipulated by additions of glucose and nutrients. Flora: Morphologie, Geobotanik, Oekophysiologie. ISSN 0367-2530. 201, p. 215–226. doi: 10.1016/j.flora.2005.08.002.
  • Grønli, Katinka Elisabeth; Frostegård, Åsa ; Bakken, Lars R. & Ohlson, Mikael (2005). Nutrient and carbon additions to the microbial soil community and its impact on tree seedlings in a boreal spruce forest. Plant and Soil. ISSN 0032-079X. 278(1-2), p. 275–291. doi: 10.1007/s11104-005-8765-9.

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  • Grønli, Katinka Elisabeth (2004). Biotiske interaksjoner-jordbunnssamfunnets rolle for planters etableringssuksess i skog.
  • Grønli, Katinka Elisabeth (2003). Biotiske interaskjoner, jordbunssamfunnets rolle for plantenes etableringssuksess i skog.

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