Eline R. Gaustad has an M.Sc in Applied and Commercial Biotechnology from Hedmark University College, with specialization in experimental biotechnology. She also holds a bachelor degree in molecular biology from the University of Oslo. During her M.Sc thesis she studied the regulation of RNA silencing in plants and algae.
Gaustad has laboratory experience in molecular techniques and evaluation of semen quality. In addition she has broad experience from working with production and processing of bull semen at Geno and SpermVital.