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Ottar N. Bjørnstad

Distinguished Professor of Entomology and Biology
Ottar Bjornstad


Ph.D., Ecology, University of Oslo, 1997

M.S., Zoology, University of Oslo, 1993

B.A., Biology, University of Oslo, 1991


Postdoctoral Training

University California, Santa Barbara, 1998-2000

Norwegian Science Foundation, 1997-1998


Research Interests

I am a theoretical ecologist working as a professor in the Departments of Entomology and Biology. My main interests are population ecology and population dynamics with particular emphasis on mathematical and computational aspects. I am also an adjunct professor in the Department of Statistics, and carry out research in statistical ecology and in methods for analyzing spatiotemporal data.