Yang, Nannan

Associate professor
Department of Community Medicine

Skare, Olav

Research, Education and Communication Section, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education

Johansen, Mayvi B.

Team Coordinator PhD Programme
Research, Education and Communication Section, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education

Buck, Mari

Senior adviser/ Support employees with foreign citizenship at UiT
International Cooperation Section

Berntsen, Erlend

Research Administration and Quality Education Section

Das Neves, Carlos G

Associate Professor II
Research, Education and Communication Section, Faculty of Health Sciences
Works with:
Strategy / International cooperation / Management support / Project management / Regulations / Teaching / Academic supervision Research interests:

I have since my PhD  continued to work in virology of arctic mammals, mostly reindeer and seals. My work ranges from epidemiological studies of viral infections in the Arctic to molecular aspects of viral pathogenesis of herpesvirus and discovery of new viruses in reindeer and other arctic animals. 

I am very interested in the study of virulence mechanisms specially those regulating the host-pathogen interaction and the pathogen evasion from the host immune system. This is special relevant for agents of veterinary and zoonotic relevance such as vector born viruses. When ad...


Woltering, Verena

Senior adviser
Research, Education and Communication Section, Faculty of Health Sciences