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The faculty board has ultimate responsibility for how research and education within the faculty are conducted. Among other things, the board decides on economics, agreements, organisation and management. The committee convenes approximately eight times a year.
The dean, deputy dean, and external member are appointed by the Rector. The other teacher representatives are elected by the faculty (faculty college). Student representatives are appointed for one academic year at a time by the student union.The faculty board is appointed for the term of office from the autumn term 2021 through the spring term of 2025.Dean: Mikael Elofsson, Department of ChemistryDeputy dean: Sara Sjöstedt de Luna, Department of Mathematics and Mathematical StatisticsTeacher representatives:Johanna Björklund, Department of Computing ScienceChristoffel Kuenen, Umeå Institute of DesignJan Larsson, Department of Molecular BiologyHelena Näs, Department of Science and Mathematics EducationKarina Persson, Department of ChemistryMartin Rosvall, Department of PhysicsExternal member: Martin Ärlestig, Komatsu Forest AB.
Caroline Blomquist, Department of Ecology and Environmental StudiesChristoffer Boman, Department of Applied Physics and ElectronicsAnders Nordström, Department of Plant Physiology
Student representatives:Linnea StålstamMatilda MunterVacantMimmi Edholm
Documents, letters, applications with attachments etc. regarding matters to be dealt with by the faculty board must be submitted to the Faculty Office no later than 10 days before the meeting.
Spring 2020: 30/1, 17/3, 20/4, 28-29/5.