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University of Gothenburg

The Department of Political Science

Contact information

Postal address
Box 711
411 23 Göteborg
Visiting address
Sprängkullsgatan 19
Shipping address
Sprängkullsgatan 19

Mikael Gilljam, Head of Department
Mikael is Professor of Political Science. As Head of Department he his responsible for all activities going on within the Department.
mail: mikael.gilljam@pol.gu.se
phone: + 46 (0)31-786 12 21

Lena Wängnerud, Deputy Head of Department
Lena is Professor of Political Science. She is responsible for the undergraduate and graduate studies.
mail: lena.wangnerud@pol.gu.se
phone: + 46 (0)31-786 18 68

Mikael Persson, Assistant Head of Department
Mikael is Professor of Political Science with responsibility for strategic research questions and for the doctoral studies programme.
mail: mikael.persson.3@gu.se 
phone: + 46 (0)31-786 41 46

Maria Solevid, Assistant Head of Department
Maria is Associate Professor in Political Science and is responsible for staffing questions at the undergraduate and graduate studies.
mail: maria.solevid@pol.gu.se
phone: + 46 (0)31-786 18 44

Åsa Adin, Administrative Manager
Åsa supervises and coordinates the administrative staff within the areas of research, human resources, economy, education and communication.
mail: asa.adin@gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 69 94, + 46 0766-18 69 94

Ola Björklund, Economist
mail: ola.bjorklund@gu.se
phone: 031-786 19 30

Anna-Karin Ingelström, Human Resources Specialist 
mail: anna-karin.ingelstrom@gu.se
phone: + 46 (0)31-786 11 90, 0766-18 11 90

Health and Safety Representatives
Birgitta Niklasson 
mail: birgitta.niklasson@pol.gu.se
phone: + 46 (0)31-786 5844, 0730-22 86 60

Ulf Bjereld
mail: ulf.bjereld@pol.gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 1240, 0702-30 46 03

Equal Treatment Representative
Caroline Fällgren
mail: caroline.fallgren@gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 6997

Political science
Ulrika Möller
mail: ulrika.moller@pol.gu.se 
phone: +46 (0)31-786 1343

European studies
Linda Berg
mail: linda.berg@pol.gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 4062, 0739-315915

Mats Andrén, deputy
mail: mats.andren@lir.gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 4476

International Administration and Global Governance (IAGG)
Andreas Bågenholm
mail: andreas.bagenholm@pol.gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 5196, 0766-18 12 24

Doctoral studies
Mikael Persson
mail: mikael.persson.3@gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 4146

Master's Programme and Single Subject Courses in European Studies
Kajsa Evertsson, Study Admininstrator

The Executive Master's Programme in European Studies
Ingrid Andreasson, Study Admininstrator

Master's Programme in International Administration and Global Governance
Maria Lilleste, Study Admininstrator

Master's Programmes and Single Subject Courses in Political Science
Maria Lilleste, Study Admininstrator

PhD. Programme
Erol Canpunar, Research Administrator

Eva Nilsson, Study- and career counselling
mail: studentcounselling@pol.gu.se
phone: +46 (0)31-786 1189

Angelica Thell, International co-ordinator, exchange studies
mail: exchange@pol.gu.se
phone: +46 (0) 31-786 44 45

Karin Andersson, Internship-, alumni- and career issues
mail: karin.andersson@pol.gu.se
phone: 031-786 1991

Department of Political Science
Anna-Karin Lundell, Communications Officer
mail: anna-karin.lundell@gu.se
phone: +46 31 786 66 93

Centre for Collective Action Research (CeCAR)
Tina Johansen Lilja, Communications Officer
mail: tina.johansen@gu.se 
phone: +46 31 786 65 60

Program on Governance and Local Development (GLD)
Sara Bjurenvall, Communications Officer
mail: sara.bjurenvall@gu.se

Quality of Government Institute (QoG)
Alice Johansson, Degree Programme Coordinator
mail: alice.johansson@gu.se
phone: +46 31-786 63 56

Swedish National Election Studies Programme (SNES)
Jakob Ahlbom, Associate Researcher
mail: jakob.ahlbom@gu.se

Varieties of Democracy Institute (V-Dem)
Nazifa Alizada, Degree Programme Coordinator
mail: nazifa.alizada@gu.se 
phone: +46 31-786 30 43