Johanna Kristina Anjar

Associate professor

Faculty of Technology, Natural Sciences and Maritime Sciences
Department of Natural Sciences and Environmental Health
Campus Bø (1-239)
Quaternary geologist with a special interest in glacial geology. I currently work on deglaciation chronologies for Finnmark and Jan Mayen based on comsogenic surface exposure dating.


  • Teaching the course "Geologi og landskap 4009/4009N"
  • Teaching the course "Hydrologi og Grunnvann 4216"


  • Quaternary geology
  • Deglaciation reconstructions
  • Glacial sediments and stratigraphy
  • Cosmogenic surface exposure dating



Anjar, J., Alexanderson, H., Larsen, E. & Lyså, A., 2018: OSL dating of Weichselian ice-free periods at Skorgenes, western Norway. Norwegian Journal of Geology 98, 19-31.

Seiler, M., Anjar, J., Værnes, E., Nadeau, M.-J. & Scognamiglio, G. 2018: First 10Be measurements at Trondheim 1 MV AMS. Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research B, in press.

Anjar, J., Larsen, N. K., Håkansson, L., Möller, P., Linge, H., Fabel, D. & Xu, S. 2013: A 10Be based reconstruction of the Fennoscandian ice sheet's deglaciation in southern Sweden. Boreas 43, 132-148.

Anjar, J., Adrielsson, L., Larsen, N. K., Möller, P. & Barth, K. 2014: Weichselian history of the Fennoscandian Ice Sheet in southern Sweden and the southwestern Baltic Basin. Boreas 43, 608-626.

Möller, P., Anjar, J. & Murray, A. S. 2013: An OSL-dated sediment sequence at Idre, westcentral Sweden, indicates ice-free conditions in MIS 3. Boreas 42, 25-42.

Anjar, J., Adrielsson, L., Bennike, O., Björck, S., Filipsson, H. L., Groeneveld, J., Knudsen, K. L., Larsen, N. K. & Möller, P. 2012: Palaeoenvironments in the southern Baltic Sea Basin during Marine Isotope Stage 3: a multi-proxy reconstruction. Quaternary Science Reviews 34, 81-92.

Andrén, T., Björck, S., Andrén, E., Conley, D., Lambeck, K., Zillén, L. & Anjar, J. 2011: The development of the Baltic Sea basin during the last 130 ka. In: Harff, J, Björck, S. & Hoth, P. (eds.): The Baltic Sea Basin as a natural laboratory. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp 75-97.

Anjar, J., Larsen, N. K., Björck, S., Adrielsson, L. & Filipsson, H. L. 2010: MIS 3 marine and lacustrine sediments at Kriegers Flak, southwestern Baltic Sea. Boreas 39, 360-366. Accepted_manuscript.pdf