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Kristin Rist Sørheim

Senior Project Manager

I am a chemist with a cand.scient degree from the University of Bergen. In SINTEF Ocean, I mainly work with environmental projects within marine pollution. Leaded more than 70 industry project both national and international cooperation. In addition, I also currently have a role as managing the OceanLab project, an infrastructure project (SINTEF and NTNU).
Board member NOSCA Clean Oceans from 2018.


- Cand.scient (Master degree) in analytical organic chemistry. University of Bergen - Norway. Title: Thesis:"Analysis of organic nitrogen in water phase and oil phase from hydropyrolysis of Messel oilshale"
- MBA Program: Business strategies in Russia (3 courses). University of Nordland - Norway
- Essential project management & Leadership and communications, EARTO Project Manager Program and Metier Academy

Competence and research areas

Marine pollution, Analytical chemistry, Oil spill contingency and Risk assessment, Modelling of oil properties (OWM)/ Oil drift and oil spill response analysis (OSCAR 3D model), Oil spill identification (CEN guideline), Arctic field experience, Project leader / management, Quality assurance, Technology transfer


Contact info

Visiting address:
Brattørkaia 17 C