Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

Executive Director

GRIP Secretariat

Phone: 47 55 58 93 22 +47 411 03 883


Bjørn Enge Bertelsen has been the Executive Director of GRIP since October 2019.

Bertelsen is a professor of social anthropology at the University of Bergen. In his research, Bertelsen has published extensively on urban and structural forms of inequality, dynamics of violence in (post-) war settings and multiple forms of political protest. Mozambique, Ghana and southern Africa are areas in which he has carried out fieldwork and research collaborations.