The Academy has 219 ordinary seats for Norwegian members and 183 additional seats for foreign members.
The Academy is divided into two divisions, one for the natural sciences and one for the humanities and social sciences. Including members over 67 years of age, there are 895 members.
The new members of 2012 gathed at The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. First row from the left: Svein Eng, Dag Normann, Kjetill S. Jakobsen and Margarete Erika Vollrath. Second row, from left: Bjørn Erik Rasch, Kenneth Ruud, Michael Stausberg and Andreas Føllesdal. Three of the Academys members was not present: Terje Espevik, Astri Andresen and Tore Rem. Photo: Eirik Furu Baardsen
Members of the Academy
Members of the Academy 1 November 2010:
The Natural Sciences Division
A. Norwegian 255
B. Foreign 234
The Humanities and Social Sciences Division
A. Norwegian 221
B. Foreign 175
In total: 882