The project’s Norwegian research group is headed by Associate professor in philosophy Morten Tønnessen (link to Norwegian CV) at University of Stavanger, Department of Social Studies.

Tønnessen is Chair of Minding Animals Norway and Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Springer journal Biosemiotics.

Academic blog: Utopian Realism

The Norwegian research group further includes:
Kristin Armstrong Oma, archaeologist and Human-Animal Studies scholar (with a Post.Doc. from University of Oslo)
Paul Thibault, Professor in linguistics and communication studies at University of Agder’s Department of Nordic and Media Studies

Laura Kiiroja, who has worked as a zookeeper in Tangen zoo and has a master degree from Department of semiotics at the University of Tartu, Estonia.