Peter Olsen

Minister for Education, Culture, Sports and Church

Born 19. december 1961

Cohabitant of 37 years, have 3 adult children together.

Political posts

2005-21 Member of the Municipal Council; Aasiaat Municipality - Qaasuitsup Municipality - Qeqertalik Municipality

2014-21 Member of the Parliament of Greenland

2021 Minister for Education, Culture, Sports and Church

Committee items

Committee on Finance and Taxation - Committee on Culture, Education, Research and Church

Committee on Industry and Raw Materials

Work experience

1983 Mechanic in Sisimiut

1995-97 School teacher in Qaanaaq at Avanersuup Atuarfia

1997-98 School teacher in Nuuk at Kanngillinnguit atuarfia

1998-14 School teacher in Aasiaat at Gammeqarfik

2000-06 Extracurricular activities head in Aasiaat


1979-83 EFG Nuuk, Mechanic

1983-85 HF Aasiaat

1986-91 University of Greenland; Culture and Society (break 1989-90) Exam. Art

1992-95 Greenland Teachers' Seminary; Teacher training