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. After five years as a national Centre of Excellence (CoE) BCCR has been though a midway evaluation by an international committee, on behalf of the Research Council of Norway.

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
 21
Norway average
 44
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
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
 97
Global average
 75
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 247
% Female staff
2021
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 0%
Norway average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 41%
% 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
 $18,739,064
Global average
 $42,991,660
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 $28,750,584

Social

Likes (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,519
Norway average
 13,456
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,028
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 4,734
Norway average
 7,897
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 4,223
Subscribers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 162
Norway average
 544
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 1
Subscribers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
Norway average
Global average
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 604
Norway average
 2,302
Global average
 8,272
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 437
Norway average
 6,986
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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