Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research

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State Secretaries 1947-

The political post as state secretary in Norway's government ministries was gradually introduced from 1947. The state secretaries and the political advisers are the political collaborators of the prime minister and the ministers. The state secretaries are appointed by the King, while the political advisers are appointed by the Office of the Prime Minister.

Ministry of Church and Education/Ministry of Education and Research /
Ministry of Education, Research and Church Affairs/
Ministry of Education and Research

 

11 July 1947 -

Ministry of Church and Education ( - 31 December 1989)
1947-1951: Helge Sivertsen
1951-1955: Helge Sivertsen
1955-1956: Helge Sivertsen
1960-1963: Enevald Skadsem
1963          : Magne Lerheim
1963-1965: Enevald Skadsem
1965          : Tønnes Andenæs
1965-1969: Henrik Bargem
1969-1971: Arnfinn Sørensen
1971-1972: Hans Chr. Østvold
1972-1973: Gunnar Johan Stålsett
1973-1976: Ingrid Eide
1973-1975: Bodil Skjånes Dugstad
1975-1976: Lars Uno Thulin
1976-1978: Kari Gjesteby
1976-1979: Halvdan Skard
1978-1979: Rolf Lasse Lund
1979-1981: Halvdan Skard
1979-1981: Grete Knudsen
1981          : Halvdan Skard
1981          : Grete Knudsen
1981-1983: Olav Svartdal
1981          : Jan S. Levy (Culture and Science Affairs)
1983-1985: Anne-Olaug Ingeborgrud
1985-1986: Arne Mikael Landro
1986-1987: Harald Bekken
1987-1989: Johan Solheim
1989-         : Gunvor Heiene

Ministry of Education and Research (1 January 1990 - 31 December 1990)
        -1990: Gunvor Heiene

Ministry of Education, Research
and Church Affairs
(1 January 1991 - 31 December 2001)
1991-1995: Randi Øverland
1994-1995: Kari Paulsrud
1995-1996: Astrid Søgnen
1996          : Magnus Midtbø
1996-1997: Magnus Midtbø
1997          : Per Wøien
1997-2000: Svein Helgesen
1997-2000: Marit Elisebet Totland
2000-2001: Berith Bergersen
2000-2001: Randi Øverland
2001          : Nina Tangnæs Grønvold
2001-         : Bjørn Haugstad 
2001-         : Helge Ole Bergesen 
2001          : Berit Øksnes Gjerløw (Church Affairs)

Ministry of Education and Research (1 January 2002 - )
         -2005: Bjørn Haugstad
         -2005: Helge Ole Bergesen
2005-2006: Åge Ronald Rosnes
2005-2007: Lisbet Rugtvedt
2006-2007: Per Botolf Maurseth
2007-         : Lisbeth Rugtvedt
2007-2009: Jens Revold (Research and Higher Education Affairs)
2009          : Åsa Elvik (Research and Higher Education Affairs)
2009-2011: Lisbeth Rugtvedt  
2009-2012: Roger Sandum
2009-2012: Kyrre Lekve (Research and Higher Education Affairs)  
2011-2012: Elisabet Dahle
2012          : Roger Sandum
2012-2013: Elisabet Dahle
2012          : Kyrre Lekve
2012-2013: Ragnhild Setsaas
2013-         : Bjørn Haugstad
2013-2016: Birgitte Jordahl
2016-        : Magnus Thue