Contact Information

The Jahren Laboratory is located

at the University of Oslo 

4th Floor, Kristine Bonnevies hus,

Blindern Campus


Mailing address:

c/o CEED, Postbox 1028 Blindern

N-0315 Oslo, Norway

A. Hope Jahren PhD


Ph.D. in Soil Science, University of California at Berkeley, 1996. PhD advisor Ron Amundson
B.A. cum laude in Geology, University of Minnesota at Minneapolis, 1991

Academic Employment

Wilson Professor, Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics, University of Oslo, 07/16 - present
Full Professor with Tenure, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii, 07/08 - 05/16
Full Professor with Tenure, Geobiology, Johns Hopkins University, 07/06 - 06/08
Associate Professor of Geobiology, Johns Hopkins University, 07/03 - 06/06
Assistant Professor of Geobiology, Johns Hopkins University, 09/99 - 06/03
Assistant Professor of Geochemistry, Georgia Tech, 09/96 -- 09/99

Community Service

EditorGSA Bulletin, 2011 - 2014
Member, Founding Board of Directors, STEPPE, 2014
Secretary, Biogeosciences Section, American Geophysical Union, 2011 - 2013
Associate EditorGeology, 2008 - 2012