Think tank

Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research

BCCR

Bergen, Norway

The Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research (BCCR) is a climate research, it has an international profile with expertise within climate understanding, climate modeling and scenarios for future climate changes and quantification of climate changes. BCCR offers excellent opportunities for research, with a main focus on northern Europe and the polar regions, and is a provider of knowledge on climate change to policy makers, industry, and the general public.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.bjerknes.uib.no/

Address:
Jahnebakken 5 5007 Bergen

Country:
Norway

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , Norwegian

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2000
Age (years)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 22
Norway average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Four partnerinstitutions UoB, IMR, NERSC and NORCE.
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Tore Furevik
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Trond Dokken
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 268
Norway average
 94
Global average
 89
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 247
% Female staff
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 41%
Norway average
 49%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 41%
Norway average
 44%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 $35,290,358
Norway average
 $124,193,990
Global average
 $213,389,167
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 $28,750,584

Social

Likes (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,519
Norway average
 13,054
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,028
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 4,734
Norway average
 7,757
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 4,223
Subscribers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 162
Norway average
 569
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 1
Subscribers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
Norway average
Global average
Followers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 862
Norway average
 3,510
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 604
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 437
Norway average
 6,476
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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