Mari Teigen is research professor at the Institute for Social Research in Oslo and head of and NORDICORE – Centre for Research on Gender Equality in Research and Innovation. Her research engages with change and stability in gender relations, through analysis of gender equality policy; social elites, gender segregation in the labour market and in academia. Teigen is editor of the Norwegian Journal of Gender Research; co-editor of . She is member of the editorial boards of Nordic Journal of Working-Life Studies; the Norwegian Journal of Sociology and NORMA International Journal for Masculinity Studies. She is member of the National Publication Committee; board member of Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo; member of the board of BALANSE (Gender Balance in Senior Positions and Research Management), the Research Council of Norway.