Bilde av Langseth, Sigurd
Bilde av Langseth, Sigurd
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Sigurd Langseth

Senior Adviser - continuous studies and lifelong learning

Job description

  • Coordinating and developing UiTs field of lifelong learning and continous studies
  • Fascilitating education collaboration between businesses and UiT
  • Secretary and liaison for some of UiTs formal cooperations with cities, regions and networks.
  • Strategic advisor in questions of lifelong learning, continous studies, flexible education and externally funded education
  • Coordinator and liaison for applications (in education) to the Norwegian Directorate for Higher Education and Skills


MA of History, UiT 2012
BA of History, UiT 2008, incl. student exchange at UC Berkeley fall of 2007

Held positions:
Various positions in student politics (UiT, NSU, NSO, UHR) 2006-2014
Various positions in politics/unions (RU, Rødt, Fellesforbundet mm.) 2002-2014
Various positions in public office (Tromsø municipality) 2007-2019

Relevant work:
Senior Advisor - Public affairs and coordinator for continous studies UiT, 2019-
Advisor -  Adminstrator and leader support in the field of continous studies at the department of education, 2017-2019
Advisor - Leader support in the field of teachers education at the department of education, 2016-2017
Higher excecutive officer - continous studes at the department of education, 2013-2015
Comittee chair, Tromsø municipality, 60%, 2009-2011
Lower excecutive officer, department of adminssions UiT, summers of 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012
Lower excecutive officer, office of student information UiT, part-time 2008-2012
"Civil laborer" University libarary UiT, 2004-2005