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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

  • ERASMUS+ institutional programme coordinator
  • Key Actions 2 and 3 + Jean Monnet Actions
  • Key Action 107 International Credit Mobility
  • ECIU University WP7 Manager (European Universities Alliance)
  • EEA & Norway Grants contact for Education and Culture sectors
  • International project development, institutional partnerships and networks
  • Group leader UiS Project Development Team for Cooperation in Education
  • Coordinator for SAMPRO - National network for Erasmus+ Cooperation Projects
  • Web editor for 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.