Technical and natural sciences

Thomas Bjørnholm
Executive Chief Scientific Officer, professor, VILLUM FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 28 75 18 35

 

Professor Thomas Bjørnholm is responsible for the foundation’s research programmes in technical and natural sciences.
Previously Thomas Bjørnholm was Prorector for Research and Innovation and Deputy Rector at the University of Copenhagen with overall responsibility for research and innovation across all disciplines at the university.

He is a professor of Materials Chemistry and the founding director of the Nano-Science Center at the University of Copenhagen.

Thomas Bjørnholm is a member of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, the Danish Academy of Technical Sciences and he has served on numerous boards and committees.

As a scientist, he has published more than 200 articles in scientific journals and books including contributions to the highly-recognized journals Nature and Science. He has given more than 150 invited talks at conferences and research institutes around the world and received research awards, including the Ole Rømer Foundation Award, the Ellen & Niels Bjerrum Award and gold medal, and the Director Ib Henriksen Award.

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Michel M.H. Kristensen
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VILLUM FONDEN
Phone: 
+ 45 29 41 78 89
Anders Smith
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VILLUM FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 29 66 70 86

Ophthalmology, gerontology and geriatrics

Lise Bonnevie
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 23 81 56 54
Cille Melin Gundertofte
Student Assistant, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 29 66 68 46

Youth and science

Niels Matti Søndergaard
Evaluation Adviser, VILLUM FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 92 43 76 46

(Barsel til 6. januar 2020)

Conni E. Cederholm
Programme Coordinator, VILLUM FONDEN and VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 23 82 75 62

Environment

Mikkel Klougart
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+ 45 23 28 36 74
Conni E. Cederholm
Programme Coordinator, VILLUM FONDEN and VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 23 82 75 62
Cille Melin Gundertofte
Student Assistant, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 29 66 68 46

Social projects in Denmark

Vibeke Lybecker
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 23 80 69 80
Stine Weiersøe Villadsen
Senior Adviser, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+ 45 92 43 90 62
Conni E. Cederholm
Programme Coordinator, VILLUM FONDEN and VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 23 82 75 62

Social projects internationally

Jens-Jørgen Pedersen
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VILLUM FONDEN
Phone: 
+ 45 20 28 95 53
Conni E. Cederholm
Programme Coordinator, VILLUM FONDEN and VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+45 23 82 75 62

Active senior citizens

Frank Ulmer Jørgensen
Senior Adviser, Head of programme, VELUX FONDEN
Phone: 
+ 45 29 41 81 35

Culture and society

Signe Staubo Sørensen
Senior Adviser, Head of Programme, Event Coordinator, VILLUM FONDEN
Phone: 
+ 45 24 44 10 50