According to the Higher Education Act, the board shall have supervision over all the University’s affairs. The Act also stipulates that the University’s Vice-Chancellor must be included in the board; 7 members are appointed by the Government.
The Act states that the Government should select persons with experience from activities that have significance for the University’s teaching- and research functions. Teachers and students at the university are entitled to be represented in the board.
Representatives for employees have the right to be present and to express opinions at the board’s meetings. The functions of the board comprise in particular:
Chair: Cecilia Schelin Seidegård
Vice-Chancellor: Pam Fredman
Ulf P Lundgren
Reserve: Lars Lindkvist
Reserve: Mikael Benserud
Lennart Olsson (SEKO)
Stefan Schedin (OFR-S)
Martin Selander (SACO)
Secretary to the Board: Ingela Elofsson