As a member of Forskerforbundet / NAR, you are entitled to assistance from union representatives in salary negotiations. You get access to competitively priced insurance products, and you receive the monthly magazine Forskerforum for free. Read more about our membership benefits:
Forskerforbundet's local representatives take care of members' interests at the workplace. They represent the members in all matters relating to their working conditions, and they participate in the local salary negotiations. If there is no local Forskerforbundet representative at your workplace, you are welcome to contact our Central Office for advise and assistance.
Local branches and contact information
As a member, you are entitled to legal assistance from Forskerforbundet in any questions you might have about your rights as an employee, your salary level or your working conditions.
Guidelines for legal assistance
Forskerforbundet's insurance office offers our members a wide range of insurance policies. Call us, and we will help you choose the right policy for your needs. If you are uncertain about which insurance policy suits you best, we will be happy to assist you, free of charge.
E-mail / Phone +47 23 11 35 78.
Read more about our insurance policies
Unio has entered into a partnership with Nordea Direct which gives all members of Forskerforbundet one of the best banking services on the market. Get mortgage loans from 1.25% interest rate (as of February 2021) and several other bank benefits. Read more about the membership offer on Nordea Direct's website.
Read more about the banking agreement (in Norwegian)
Forskerforbundet is a part of the confederation Unio, which gives all our members access to Unio's discount deals. Among the discounted products offered are electric cars from Bertel O. Steen, car hire from Avis, sportswear from Stormberg.
Read more about Unio's discounted products for members (in Norwegian)
Forskerforbundet has 8 professional networks that deal with members’ professional interest. You can choose to join one of these professional networks in addition to your regular membership. The networks offer courses and conferences for their members, as well as other benefits.
Be aware that most of the networks will collect an extra membership fee.
See details on their respective information pages (in Norwegian).
Any questions? Contact your local Forskerforbundet representative, or Forskerforbundet Central Office; e-mail , phone +47 21 02 34 00.
Please inform us of any changes to your membership (new address, new employer, new job title etc.). Log on to your personal membership page "Min side", or contact our Member service by e-mail .