University Board

Under the Higher Education Act and the Higher Education Ordinance, the University of Gävle has a board with the overall responsibility for the activities of the University

Structure and Assignment of the Board

Acting under the authority of the University Board, the Vice-Chancellor exercises operational leadership. The University Board and the Vice-Chancellor together constitute the highest management of the University - the higher education management.

Apart from the Vice-Chancellor, the Board consists of

  • eight members appointed by the Swedish government
  • three members appointed by the lecturers
  • three members appointed by Gefle Student Union.

Members

Vice-Chancellor

Ylva Fältholm
Vice-Chancellor, professor
University of Gävle

Members appointed by the Swedish Government

Terry Hartig
Professor
Uppsala University

Gun Hedlund
Assistant Regional Director

Barbro Holmberg
Former Governor

Ingrid Iremark
Former Under-secretary

Ingrid Johansson-Lind
Director-General

Mats Leijon
Professor
Uppsala University

Thomas Nylund
CEO
Gästrikeåtervinnare

Ingegerd Palmér
Former Vice-Chancellor at
Mälardalen University 
Chair

Members appointed by members of Lecturers

Rolf Källström
Professor
University of Gävle

Lena Svennberg är universitetsadjunkt i idrottsvetenskap.

Lena Svennberg
Senior Lecturer
University of Gävle

Annika Elm
Senior Lecturer
University of Gävle

Members appointed by Gefle Student Union

Elin Westrin
Chair of Gefle Student Union

Annie Boberg
Deputy Chair of Gefle Student Union

Veronica Samuelsson
Gefle Student Union

Board meetings

2019
19 February
11 April
13 June
10 October
12 December 

2020
18 February
23 April
11 June
8-9 October
10 December

Contact

Secretary

Sandra Eklund
Phone: +46(0)26- 64 85 94
E-mail: sandra.eklund@hig.se

Published by: Zara Lindahl Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2019-07-02
Högskolan i Gävle
www.hig.se
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
026-64 85 00 (växel)