Karianne has worked as a research librarian at the centre since 2016. In 2015 she got a PhD in marine bioprospecting from UiT The Arctic University of Norway.
Karianne assists researchers in literature searches for knowledge summaries and reviews as well as give help and training in literature searching and reference handling. She also has various research administrative tasks.
Karianne is a secretary for the ethics committee at the centre and a health and safety representative.