Kjetil Telle has been Director of Health Services Research at Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) since 2019. Before joining NIPH, Telle worked as Director of Research, Head of Research and Research Fellow at Statistics Norway. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of Oslo and has been Adjunct Professor at the University of Stavanger. Using econometric methods on Norwegian registry data, he has contributed to research and analyses in fields like health economics, labor economics, education economics, environmental economics, and tax and regulation economics. Telle has been member of several government committees and boards.