Welcome to our Faculty pages!
Our Faculty has 3 300 students, around 200 doctoral students and a staff of 900 consisting of teachers, scientists and administrators. The Faculty has eleven departments and seven research centres.
These pages serve as a support for those who work at the faculty. If you have any questions please contact The Dean's office.
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There is now a checklist available explaining the information that should be provided to individuals whose personal data is being processed by the University. The checklist has been developed in accordance with the requirements in the General Data Protection Regulation. The checklist explains and exemplifies how the information could be presented. Templates on how to present the information within a research project and in education, administration and outreach events are also available.
In October 2018, for two days, project partners from e-Lighthouse consortium visited partners in Umeå, Umeå municipality and Umeå University. e-Lighthouse aims to improve the energy efficiency and uptake of renewable energy in buildings and thus contribute to the decrease in carbon dioxide emissions from the building sector in the Northern Periphery and Arctic region.
The innovation office at Umeå University, together with The Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV), would like to welcome PhD Students, researchers and employees of the Department of Physics, Department of Applied Physics and Electronics and other interested at the Faculty of Science and Technology to a day of IPR seminars.
The leadership programme ReaL Step 1 for researchers early in their career will be offered during 2018-2019. Apply to your respective Faculty by filling out a special application form. Last day of application is October 19th.
The new programme of PhD support at the Academic Resource Centre (Studieverkstad), Umeå University Library for this term is now available.
Do you need to give a presentation about the faculty in any context? Now updated powerpoint presentations are available in both Swedish and English.
Maja Elmgren, Uppsala University, started the Faculty day with her key-note address concerning learning and applying a Scholarly approach to teaching.
10-13 September it is time for this years IceLab Camp. Young scientists are invited to a camp at Granö Beckasin outside Vindeln. 31 August is the last application date.
Grants Office and the External Relations Office welcome you to a workshop about SSF – Strategic mobility 2018, a call from the Swedish Foundation for strategic research.
A team of goal-oriented final year students from the civil engineering programs look forward to embarking on one of your research projects or one of your commercial ideas.
A new electoral assembly at Umeå University will be appointed. All employees at the university are given the opportunity to nominate members to the Electoral Assembly. For this purpose, the faculty has prepared a nomination page where employees can anonymously leave their suggestions.
The Grants Office invites employees and other interested people to a series of seminars with focus on research funding. The first seminar is already on Monday.