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Senior Advisor
Trym Eystein Nicolaysen Holbek { "honorific-suffix": "Senior Advisor", "fn": "Trym Eystein Nicolaysen Holbek", "tel": "Telephone: +47 51831322", "email": "" }

Faculty Prorektor for utdanning
Department Department of Academic Affairs
International Office
Room KK S-380

Areas of responsibility

International project development support and grants. 
Erasmus+Institutional programme manager and project support for KA107 International Credit Mobility, KA2 Cooperation for innovation and sharing of good practices, KA3 Policy reform and Jean Monnet Actions.
NORHED and Kunnskapsbanken institutional contact 
EEA & Norway Grants contact for Education and Culture sectors

Competence development in internationalization in-house
Web editor of the International office

Courses taught

Research fields

Selected publications

Einarsen, Benedicte and Holbek, Trym N.: "When Worlds Collide: How Norway is overcoming conflicting immigration and mobility priorities." EAIE Summer Forum 2018.

Research in progress

Work experience


  • European Commission. DG EAC Working group on Cooperation projects in post-2020 Erasmus programme. October 2018 - .
  • DIKU. EEA & Norway Grants National Reference Group. 2019- .
  • National Erasmus seminar 2019. Stavanger, Norway. "Erasmus+ as a tool for quality development" and chair of parallel session on strategic use of staff mobility".


  • EAIE - European Association of International Education. Geneva, 2018. "Joint Programmes presents: Toward 'European Universities' - matching bottom-up energy with top-down strategy". Representing institutional network ECIU.
  • Comenius Association spring meeting 2018. Klingenthal, France. "Experiences in international partnerships and securing funding through Erasmus+ Key Action 107."
  • National internationalization conference 2018. Bodø, Norway."From toolbox to culture for mobility. What characterizes a mobility culture?"


  • National Erasmus seminar 2017. Kristiansand, Norway. "How to use Erasmus+ to increase mobility based on specific academic frameworks."


  • National internationalization conference 2016. Stavanger, Norway. Pre-conference workshop on project development and application support.


  • National Erasmus seminar 2015. Bergen, Norway. "Pitfalls in project development and application processes."


  • Erasmus+ launch seminar 2014. University of Stavanger, Norway. Organizer.


  • Erasmus+ launch conference for primary and secondary education. University of Stavanger, Norway. Organizer and Chair.

Scientific publications (from Cristin)

  • Holbek, Trym Eystein N (2004). El oficio del lector: la dinámica de la lectura en Martín Rivas (1862) de Alberto Blest-Gana. Universitetet i Bergen. 88 p.
  • Holbek, Trym Eystein N (2004). El oficio del lector: la dinámica de la lectura en Martín Rivas (1862) de Alberto Blest Gana. Latin American Studies Association; 2004-10-07 - 2004-10-09.
  • Holbek, Trym Eystein N (2003). Opplysning og opplesning: vitenskapelighet og inspirasjon i De sobremesa (1896) av José Asunción Silva. Romansk institutt, Universitetet i Bergen; 2003-09-24 - 2003-09-25.