The Department is headed by a board where the Head of Department is President. There is also a Co-Head and an Assistant Head of Department. The Head of Department has the highest responsibility for all departmental operations.

Here you can see how the department is organized. For contact details, see Contact.

Head of Department

Professor Fredrik Jönsson

Co-Head of Department

Professor Göran Kecklund (Research)

Co-Head of Department

Professor Lilianne Eninger (Education)

The Department Board

The Department Board consists of 12 full members and 10 alternate members, including student representatives, and meets approximately once per month. The Board settles major issues of policy nature, and has the ultimate financial responsibility of the department.


Our researchers are grouped into six research divisions, covering all major fields of psychology. In addition we have three institutes for research, clinical training and commissioned activities.

Research Divisions

Biological psychology
Head of division: Professor Håkan Fischer

Clinical psychology
Head of division: Professor Per Carlbring

Cognitive psychology
Head of division: Professor Fredrik Jönsson

Perception and psychophysics
Head of division: Professor Maria Larsson

Personality, social and developmental psychology
Head of division: Professor Torun Lindholm

Work and organizational psychology
Head of division: Professor Magnus Sverke


Institute for Applied Behavioral Science (in Swedish)
Director: Mats Najström

Psychology Clinic
Director: Jan Bergström
Head of Clinic: Aina Lindgren

Stress Research Institute
Director: Göran Kecklund



  • Henrik Lennermark, General Manager

Bachelor's level Education

  • Laura Ferrer-Wreder, Head of Studies
  • Theres Arnosdotter, Student Affairs Office
  • Jenny Ehn, Study Advisors

Master of Psychology Programme

  • Lilianne Eninger and Charlotte Alm, Heads of Studies
  • Theres Arnosdotter, Student Affairs Office
  • Sebastian Andersson, Study Advisor

Psychotherapist Programme

  • Jan Bergström, Head of Studies
  • Jenny Sundgren, Student Affairs Office
  • Sebastian Andersson, Study Advisor

Advanced Level Education

  • Laura Ferrer-Wreder, Head of Studies
  • Madeleine Arnwald, Student Affairs Office and Study Advisor

PhD Programme

  • Mats Nilsson, Head of Studies
  • Anette Vybiral, Student Affairs Office and Study Advisor

Environment and safety issues

Henrik Lennermark


Christian Portin, Communicator
Daniela Brandel, Communicator

Computer Services

Christian Portin, Tommy Olin, Henric Bergquist

Psychology Clinic

Aina Lindgren, Head of Clinic

Safety representative

Cecilia Stenfors
Wessel van Leeuwen


Henrik Dunér


Here is a list of various groups and committees that handles specific issues at the department. For contact details, see Contact.

More information is available on our intranet (local access)


Henrik Lennermark, General manager

Education committee

Lilianne Eninger, Co-Head of Department

Environmental committee

Billy Gerdfeldter, Environtment representative

Management Group

Fredrik Jönsson, Head

PhD Council

Freja Isohanni, Head 2023, and Raver Gültekin, Co-Head 2023.

Professors Group

Fredrik Jönsson, Head

Work environment and equal rights committee (RALV)

Emma Aldenstam, Head

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