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LU News 1 | 2022

In this issue, Viktor Öwall discusses the importance of the University now reviewing its information security and addressing any shortcomings. Lena Eskilsson writes about continuing collaboration with EUGLOH, while Jimmie Kristensson tells us about a recently approved gender equality and equal opportunities plan. Susanne Kristensson announces that the University has now acquired two new units, one for e-infrastructure and one for teaching support.

    On the University Management’s agenda

    Photo: Lena Eskilsson. Photographer: Kennet Ruona.

    Lena Eskilsson,
    Deputy Vice-Chancellor

    "LU intends to extend and broaden its commitment to the European university initiative EUGLOH. Work on writing an application for continued European university collaboration beyond 2022 started just before Christmas."

    Opportunities and challenges of European collaboration on education

    Porträtt, vicerektor Viktor Öwall. Foto.

    Viktor Öwall,
    Pro Vice-Chancellor

    "I guess you can say that it goes up and down, but I would say that IT security is a question that worries me. We must act fast and start by analysing the current situation."

    What is the state of IT security at Lund University?

    Jimmie Kristensson. Foto: Kennet Ruona.

    Jimmie Kristensson,
    Pro Vice-Chancellor

    "In early December, the University’s new plan for gender equality and equal opportunities was approved. It extends over a six-year period and is based on the University’s strategic plan."

    New plan for gender equality and equal opportunities approved

    Photo: Susanne Kristensson. Photograph: Kennet Ruona.

    Susanne Kristensson,
    University Director

    "There are now two new units in place within the central administration. Since 1 January, the University has two new organisational units: one for e-infrastructure and one for teaching support."

    New units for e-infrastructure and teaching support are now in place

    The University management in front of the univeristy building. Kennet Ruona.

    Current updates from University Management

    Phot of trhe Science Village office.

    Morning talk about the Science Village

    Morning talk at the Science Village office: scope proposals for LU’s establishment in Science Village (in Swedish)

    Wednesday February 16th.

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