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How Stockholm University is governed

Stockholm University is a public agency which is governed by laws, rules, and decisions made by the government and representatives. The university board is the highest level decision making body and the President is the agency’s head.

Stockholm University Organisation Chart. February 2019

Stockholm University Organisation Chart

Education and research are conducted at Stockholm University within 56 departments, centres and institutes which answer directly to the boards of human science and science, or the faculty boards.

University Administration Chart February 2019

University Administration

The University Administration is a preparation and service body for the University Board, the President and other decision making bodies. The University Administration is led by the University Director. Within the University Administration there are 10 administrative offices.

Senior Management Team

Astrid Söderbergh Widding

Vice President
Clas Hättestrand

Deputy Vice President
Henrik Cederquist
Astri Muren
Elisabeth Wåghäll Nivre

Director of Administration
Eino Örnfeldt

Assistant Director of Administration
Åsa Borin


Office of the President