Humanities and Social Sciences

 

Karin Helander. Photo: Eva Dalin
Karin Helander. Photo: Eva Dalin

Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Karin Helander, Professor of Performance Studies at the Department of Musicology and Performance Studies and Director of the Centre for the Studies of Children's Culture at the Department of Child and Youth Studies. She has previously been Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and a member of the Board of Humanities, Law, and Social Sciences.

Faculty of Humanities

Dean: Bengt Novén, Professor at the Department of Romance Studies and Classics. Dean of the Faculty since 2012.

Deputy Dean: Elisabeth Wåghäll Nivre, Professor at the Department of Baltic Languages, Finnish and German.

Vice Dean for history and philosophy subjects: Tytti Soila, Professor at the Department of Media Studies.

Vice Dean for languages and linguistics: Camilla Bardel, Professor at the Department of Language Education.

Faculty of Law

Astri Muren. Photo: Eva Dalin
Astri Muren. Photo: Eva Dalin

Dean: Jonas Ebbesson, Professor of Environmental Law. Dean of the Faculty since 2012.

Deputy Dean and Chair of the Education Committee: Jessika van der Sluijs, Professor of Private Law.

Deputy Dean and Chair of the Research Committee: Pål Wrange, Professor of Public International Law.

Faculty of Social Sciences

Dean: Astri Muren, Professor at the Department of Economics. She is Deputy Chair of the Appointments Board for Lecturers, member of the faculty’s budget group, and former member of the Faculty Board. Astri Muren has also been a deputy head of department and director of studies.

Deputy Dean (2015-2016): Gunnel Forsberg, Professor at the Department of Human Geography.

Vice Dean with special responsibility for teacher training: Annika Ullman, Associate Professor at the Department of Education.

Vice Dean with special responsibility for first-cycle courses and study programmes: Tommy Lundström, Professor at the Department of Social Work.

Faculty of Science

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Dean: Anders Karlhede, Professor at the Department of Physics. Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Dean since 2012.

Deputy Dean: Ylva Engström, Professor at the Department of Molecular Bioscences, The Wenner-Gren Institute.

Section Dean of the Biology Section: Sören Nylin, Professor at the Department of Zoology.

Section Dean of the Section for Earth and Environmental Sciences: Cynthia de Wit, Professor at the Department of Applied Environmental Science.

Section Dean of the Chemistry Section: Lennart Bergström, Professor at the Department of Materials and Environmental Chemistry.

Section Dean of the Mathematics-Physics Section: Lars Bergström, Professor at the Department of Physics.

The term of office

The term of office for the elected candidates, as well as for the disciplinary domain, faculty, and department boards, is 1 January 2015 until 31 December 2017.