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
 23
Norway average
 37
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Four partnerinstitutions UoB, IMR, NERSC and NORCE.
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Tore Furevik
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Staff size
2021
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 268
Norway average
 89
Global average
 85
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
 $113,915,873
Global average
 $199,878,320
2019
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 $28,750,584

Social

Likes (2022)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,682
Norway average
 12,988
Global average
 32,624
Likes (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,519
Likes (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 2,028
Followers (2022)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 5,109
Norway average
 7,170
Global average
 19,187
Followers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 4,734
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 4,223
Subscribers (2022)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 316
Norway average
 343
Global average
 5,592
Subscribers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 162
Subscribers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 1
Subscribers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
Norway average
Global average
Followers (2022)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 1,001
Norway average
 2,526
Global average
 14,557
Followers (2021)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 862
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 604
Followers (2022)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 1,049
Norway average
 7,303
Global average
 16,270
Followers (2019)
Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
 437

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
Notes: Data on gender of staff is available but it is difficult to compile and identify the actual number and gender.
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