Research Programmes Board
In accordance with Lund University’s Rules of Procedure, a University-wide Research Programmes Board was established in 2015.
The remit of the Research Programmes Board
The Research Programmes Board shall deal with strategic education matters in education at doctoral level where a decision at faculty level is inappropriate owing to their University-wide nature. The remit also includes principles for quality assurance and quality enhancement.
The Research Programmes Board is first and foremost a preparatory and advisory body. The vice-chancellor may delegate decisions on certain issues to the Board.
The composition of the Research Programmes Board is regulated in the Rules of Procedure.
Members of the Research Programmes Board
Vice-Chancellor Erik Renström
School of Economics and Management: Pro Dean Maria Stanfors
Faculties of Humanities and Theology: Pro Dean Stephan Borgehammar
Faculty of Law: Professor Mats Tjernberg
Faculty of Fine and Performing Arts: Professor Eva Saether
Faculty of Engineering: Vice Dean Martin Tunér
Faculty of Medicine: Vice Dean Karin Jirström
Faculty of Science: Vice Dean Sandra Pott
Faculty of Social Sciences: Vice Dean Anna Meeuwisse
Representatives are appointed for one academic year by Lund University Students’ Unions (LUS).
Representatives of staff organisations with the right to attend meetings, speak and put forward proposals
SACO-S: Brian Thorsbro
TCO/OFR-S: Colm Flaherty, substitute Kjell Nilsson
Research Programmes Board secretary
Research Services: Pernille Andersson
Tel: +46 46 222 69 73
Mobil: +46 73 066 24 26
pernille [dot] andersson [at] fs [dot] lu [dot] se
Guidelines for evaluation of third-cycle courses and study programmes (PDF 297 kB, new window)
Meetings of the Research Programmes Board
Friday 12 March, 9:00-12:00
Friday 23 April, 09:00-12:00
Friday 4 June, 9:00-12:00
Friday 17 September, 9:00-12:00
Friday 5 November, 9:00-12:00
Friday 3 December, 9:00-12:00
Minutes and summons
If you wish to read minutes and summons, please contact Pernille Andersson at Research Services. Find contact information above on this page.