Jo Eidsvik                                          

Professor of Statistics, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU.

Jo Eidsvik
Department of Mathematical Sciences
7491 Trondheim

Office: Sentralbygg II, Room 1034
Phone: +47 73590153
Fax: +47 73593524



I teach one undergraduate or graduate statistics class per semester. I supervise a couple of Master students per year, and PhD students.


Michael Gineste

Jacob Skauvold

Jacopo Paglia

  • Former PhD students:

Erlend Aune (2012). Now at Amedia :

Gabriele Martinelli (2012). Now at Thomson Reuters:

Javad Rezaie (2013). Now at GE:

Marie Lilleborge (2017). Now at Cancer registry :


My main research interests are spatial and computational statistics, applied to the earth sciences. I also work on the value of information in this context. With Tapan Mukerji and Debarun Bhattacharjya I published the book ‘Value of Information in the Earth Sciences' on Cambridge University Press.". VOI_BookCover





·      I lead the study program in Physics and Mathematics, NTNU

·      I am part of the MSc program in Industrial Mathematics, NTNU

·      I am part of study program for the Nordic 5 Tech program in Applied and Engineering Mathematics N5TEAM

·      2011-2013 I was president of the Norwegian Statistical Association

·      I am on the editorial board of Statistics and Computing