The Board

The Board of Human Science is a decision-making body and responsible for the strategic planning of education and research, the coordination of interfaculty education and research as well as internal and external collaboration. The board is also a support body to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor concerning strategic issues within education and research.

The boards must be representative of and have strong support within the University. The Board of Human Science comprises the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Chairperson), leaders from the three constituent faculties and three student representatives. The Deputy Vice-Chancellor is a representative for discipline of humanities, law and social science in the University’s Senior Management Team. She or he also represents the University internally and externally and aid the Vice-Chancellor in matters concerning their academic discipline.

Swedish term: Områdesnämnden för humanvetenskap.

The Office

The Office of Human Science prepares and processes matters for consideration by the Board of Human Science. The office also executes and implements decisions, conducts investigations, and administrates and participates in the Board's internal working committees. In addition, the office performs a monitoring function through its follow-up of the activities of the faculties and the departments within the academic area.

Swedish term: Områdeskansliet för humanvetenskap.

The Faculties

The academic area for human science embraces three faculties and two sections: