Frode Mellemvik is Director of the High North Center for Business and Governance and Professor at Nord University Business School, Bodø, Norway. Mellemvik holds a PhD in Business Studies and has written and contributed to many books and articles associated with the fields of management, accounting, government, education, research, industrial development, international cooperation, and on topics related to the High North (Arctic).
Mellemvik has been in several boards of academic societies as well as companies, hospital, and governmental institutions. He has chaired the Norwegian Government’s High North Council and was a member of the Norwegian Government’s Expert Committee for the High North.
He has worked at academic institutions in Europe and US and is Honorary Doctor and Honorary Professor at several universities. Mellemvik has been Dean of Bodø Graduate School of Business as well as Rector of Bodø University College (now Nord University).