Kyrre Lekve appointed Chair of the Board for Kristiania University College

Deputy Managing Director of Simula Research Laboratory, Dr Kyrre Lekve was appointed Chair of the Board of Directors for Kristiania University College.

Kristiania University College is one of the oldest private institutions of higher education in Norway, having been established in 1914. The University College is the largest of its kind in Norway, with approximately 18,000 students and 800 employees. It offers bachelor and masters programs in marketing, communications, informatics, health sciences and art. 

On November 25th, Kristiania University College appointed Dr. Lekve as Chair of the Board of Directors, an opportunity he is looking foward to. "Kristiania University College is both an exciting and increasingly important player in Norways higher education ecosystem," says Lekve. "I am particularly looking forward to working with the college on their ambitions to become a university."

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