Arild Johnsen

Research Group Leader - Sex and Evolution Research Group
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Phone +47 22851860
Room 112, Robert Colletts hus (Zoological museum)
Visiting address Sars' gate 1 Tøyen
Postal address Natural History Museum University of Oslo P.O. Box 1172 Blindern NO-0318 Oslo


Professor in zoological systematics and evolutionary biology
PhD in zoology 1998
Master in zoology 1994

Teaching and tutoring

Teaching at BIOS2210 and BIOS4215. Supervising master- and phd-students on research topics in behavioral ecology, evolution and biosystematics

Special fields

Head scientific curator of the DNA bank at NHM

Scientific head of NHM's field station in Øvre Heimdalen

Evolutionary biology and biosystematics. Speciation and phylogeography. DNA barcoding. Behavioural ecology with focus on sexual selection and sperm competition.

My research projects

Tags: Evolution, Zoology, Systematics, Speciation, Behavioural ecology, Sexual selection, Sperm competition
Published May 31, 2011 9:17 AM - Last modified Nov. 16, 2020 2:39 PM