Solvang Felberg is currently situated in Kristiansund where she is responsible for regional development. She holds a cand. scient. (master's) degree in biotechnology
from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and a doctorate in
biology focused on marine biochemistry from UiT The Arctic University of Norway.
area of research includes enzymes and their activities and mechanisms both in
disease states in humans and in quality degrading phenomena in fish. She also
has 10 years of experience as a senior project manager for research and development
in the omega-3 industry. Her industrial research was focused on enzymatic
transformations, process-, product- and technology development and quality of
marine lipids including regulatory work. With solid and relevant industry and
research experience, she is responsible for building industry-focused research
projects in the region and for contributing to the development of a biomarine competence
hub for Campus Kristiansund.
also works as a competence broker through the FORREGION program of the
Norwegian Research Council.