1.1 University Board

The University Board, or Consistory, is responsible for planning and executing the University’s scholarly, financial and administrative affairs. Operational leadership is exercised by the Vice-Chancellor of Uppsala University. The majority of University Board members are appointed by the Government, but the Board also includes teacher and student representatives. Staff representatives have the right to attend and express their opinions.

Chair: Anne Ramberg
Vice-chair: Elisabeth Dahlin

Vice-Chancellor: Professor Eva Åkesson

Alternate member in the Vice-Chancellor’s absence:
Professor Anders Malmberg, Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Appointed by the government (until 30th of April 2023)
Ulla Achrén
Elisabeth Dahlin
Svante Pääbo
Anne Ramberg
Gunnar Svedberg
Johan Söderström
Linus Tunström
Helén Ängmo

Teacher representatives: (until 30th of April 2023)
Professor Lisa Ekselius
Professor Sven Widmalm
Professor Johan Elf

Alternate:
Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg

Student representatives (until 30 June 2021):
Alva Cedergren
Haro de Grauw
Petter Elgh

Alternates:
Johannes Bäck
Anton Berglund

Staff representatives with right to attend and express opinions:
Ellena Papaioannou, serviceassistent (SEKO)
Kirsi Höglund (SACO)
Suzanne Borén-Andersson, systemansvarig (ST-ATF)

Alternates:
Johanna Norberg Hägglund, universitetsadjunkt (SACO)
Janne Backlund (ST-ATF)
Niklas Åhlin (SEKO)

Principal rapporteur:
Caroline Sjöberg, University Director

Secretary:
Linda Lundberg, Academy Secretary


The University Board is also the board for foundations connected with Uppsala University (see section 43).

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