The University of Stavanger (UiS) has about 11,000 students and 1,600 employees. We are the only Norwegian member of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities. The university has high ambitions. We will be a driving force in the development of knowledge in the region, and an international research university with an emphasis on innovation. Together with our staff and students, we will challenge the well-known and explore the unknown.
The museum has an academic staff with researchers in archaeology, conservation, various natural sciences and more recent cultural history. The staff covers several fields within conservation, laboratories, photographic services, archives and scientific collections, cultural heritage Management, exhibition production, graphic design, educational services and public outreach. The museum publishes two series which are point-giving in CRIStin. The museum currently has a total of 75 permanent employees across four departments and administration.