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 22 January
For the Love of New Ideas: Modelling Spreading Processes and Optimal Management Strategies
Today at 12:00 - 13:00
Friday 25 January
The Science of Imagining Solutions: Design Becoming Conscious of Itself Through Design.
Friday 25 January at 13:00 - 17:00
Friday 1 February
Evolution of ecological communities in spatially heterogeneous environments.
Friday 1 February at 09:00 - 13:00
Monday 4 February
Order-preserving Graph Grammars.
Monday 4 February at 13:00 - 17:00
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.
Nanoscale Beauty and Complete Biodiversity are the subjects discussed at the next Icelab Lunch Pitch. It will take place at KBC Focus Environment's glass room on Tuesday 11 December at 12:00.
On Tuesday the first Icelab lunch pitch takes place with the researchers Eric Libby and Guilherme Chihaya. It will take place at KBC Focus Environment's glass room on Tuesday 27 November at 12:00.
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.