Styrelseklubba. Foto: Pia Nordin

The Department Board consists of Head of Department and the Vice Head of Department, six Teacher Representatives, one Technical and Administrative Staff Representantive and three Student Representatives (one Doctoral student and two at Basic level).

The Department Board has been appointed 1 January, 2021—31 December 2023.


  • Head of Department, Associate Professor Karolina Wirdenäs

Vice chairman

  • Vice Head of Department, Professor Anna-Malin Karlsson

Teacher representantives

  • Professor Niclas Abrahamsson
  • Docent Theres Bellander
  • Professor Yvonne Lindqvist
  • Lecturer Mårten Michanek
  • University lecturer Catharina Nyström Höög
  • University lecturer Susan Sayehli


  • Professor Roger Andersson
  • University lecturer Jonatan Pettersson
  • Lecturer Malin Tesfazion

Administrative staff representantive

  • Administrative Director of studies Tatiana Antonchick
  • Course administratör Lydia Lundgren, TA representantive


  • Team leader Yvonne Carlsson, TA representantive

Student representantives

  • PhD student Shiro Shibata
  • Student Ylva Seigerlund
  • Student Basima Yousif


  • PhD student Natalia Volvach
  • Student Carl-Ejnar Olsson

Keeper of the minutes

The Keeper of the minutes is not a member of the Board.