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.
Tuesday 26 March
SciLifeLab Cryo-EM facility and CryoNET arrange a course on tomography in Umeå, organized by Umeå Core facility for Electron Microscopy.
Tuesday 26 March at 09:00 until Thursday 28 March at 16:00
Friday 29 March
Optimal thinning - a theoretical investigation on individual-tree level.
Friday 29 March at 09:00 - 13:00
Tuesday 2 April
For the Love of New Ideas: A shadow of a biomarker, internal clock of trees, and sound as a unique source of scientific information
Tuesday 2 April at 12:00 - 13:00
Tuesday 9 April
Webinar titled 'Sustainability assessment of biochar from forest materials and its applications'
Tuesday 9 April at 16:00 - 17:00
Metabolomics for everybody. Annual growth cycle of poplar trees. Acoustics in aquatic science. These are the subjects discussed at the next Icelab Lunch Pitch. It will take place at KBC Focus Environment's glass room on Tuesday 2 April at 12:00.
Umeå University is keen to provide its faculty and staff with good opportunities for personal development. In order to assist you, we have gathered links to resources and tools available for you to optimise current and future careers. You are also welcome to help us improve the pages further.
The Supervisor Day 2019 will take place on Tuesday, May 14 at 1-4 pm, P5 Väven. The Supervisor Day is a day for inspiration and knowledge exchange for everyone who is interested in educational issues at the doctoral education level.
System dynamic modelling. Curious of science. Confounding unobserved variables in data. These are the subjects discussed at the next Icelab Lunch Pitch. It will take place at KBC Focus Environment's glass room on Tuesday 19 March at 12:00.
Would you like to know more about Formas' Annual Open Call 2019? The 13th of March you are invited to an information meeting at 13-15 in Hörsal B, Samhällsvetarhuset.
Soapbox Science is a public outreach event that aims to promote the visibility of women in science, and challenges public and academic perceptions of who a scientist is. We have just launched our call for speakers for our 2019 event, which includes our second event in Sweden, which will be held at Umeå City Centre.
Soil science and tourism are the subjects discussed at the next Icelab Lunch Pitch. It will take place at KBC Focus Environment's glass room on 19 February at 12:00.
The faculty's new group for work environment and equal conditions issues consists of Per Liljelind, administrator for environmental and work environment issues, Caroline Blomquist, administrator for equal conditions, Åsa Boily, head of Dean´s Office and Gabrielle Grahl, HR specialist.
Are you going to apply for research support from the Swedish Research Council (VR) this year? The Faculty of Science and Technology invites you to a briefing regarding different aspects that you may need to consider when writing an application for a project grant to VR.
Physics and mathematics are the subjects discussed at the next Icelab Lunch Pitch. It will take place at KBC Focus Environment's glass room on Tuesday 22 November at 12:00.
Umeå University's new vision document is beginning to take shape. Based on a large volume of responses from departments and units, the University Management has summarised, focused and tested ideas. The University Management is now extending an invitation to an open hearing so that more can be involved and share their opinions.
After 10 successful years we are now looking forward to yet another successful decade. So we welcome you all to help us form The Next 10 Years of collaborative doctoral education.