Grete Lysfjord

Førsteamanuensis Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture
+47 75 51 73 56
+47 992 44 277
Bodø, Hoved Campus 2089

About me



Cand.Scient. at University of Trondheim (1987): Sammenligning av smoltifisering hos laks (Salmo salar), ørret (Salmo trutta) og regnbueørret (Salmo gairdneri)

Academic employment history:
Assistant professor in aquaculture, Nord University, 01.01.2017 until recent
Pro-rector, Nord University, 01.01.16-31.12.16
Pro-rector, University of Nordland, 01.08.2011 -31.12.2015
Pro-dean, Faculty of bioscience and aquaculture 01.08.2007-31.07.2011
Assistant professor in aquaculture, Bodø University College/University of Nordland 13.02.2004 until recent
Ph D. student, University of Tromsø, 01. 01.2000-12.02.2004
Pro-dean, Institute of fisheries and aquaculture, Bodø Regional University 01.07.90-30.06.94
Assistant professor in aquaculture, Bodø Regional University, 01.10.1989-31.12.1999
Fish farming biologist of Sisomar A/S 01.01.1988 - 30.09.1989
Assistant professor in aquaculture, Bodø College, 1.8-31.12 1987


Field of expertise: Fish physiology  


Tuition, Lecturing & Supervision experiences


Study programme responsible for Bachelor in Aquaculture management

Study programme responsible for Life long learning programme Aquaculture managment

Lecturing courses in fish biology, general physiology and aquaculture production biology


Research interests


Fish physiology and metabolic capacity , fish welfare, seafood quality,

salmon aquaculture, osmoregulation and smoltification.