Position: Researcher Scientist, PhD
Phone: +47 975 33 968
Section: Økotoksikologi og risikovurdering
Karina Petersen has been employed at section for ecotoxicology at NIVA since 2008. She has a PhD in ecotoxicology from 2012 and started working as a research scientist in 2013. Her key qualifications are effect assessment of pollutants both individually and in mixtures by use of prediction models for additive effects (concentration addition and independent action) and experimental studies with crustaceans, fish cells and fish embryo. She is also experienced in regulatory toxicology, environmental risk assessment and cumulative risk assessment. Karina is part of NIVAs GLP system as test personnel and study director.