Last changed: 21 January 2019

The faculty's decision-making body is the faculty board. The board is supported by a number of advisory and preparatory committees.

 Members of the faculty board and teacher's proposal committee are elected by the faculty's election assembly, while members of the other committees are appointed by the faculty board or dean. The committees are the faculty's coordinating body for their different areas of responsibility

Faculty board 2019-2021

Rauni Niskanen

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Margareta Emanuelson

Deputy Dean
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Johan Bröjer


Johan Dicksved


Johanna Penell

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Eva Sandberg


Susanna Sternberg Lewerin


Bodil Ström Holst



Kerstin Hansson

1st substitute

Stefan Gunnarsson

2nd substitute

Research and student representatives

Lisa Ekman

Doctoral student

Jakob Nygårds

Student representative ULS

Anne-Cathrine Jensen

Student representative VMF

Other boards

The Academic Appoinments Board (LFN)

End of term: June 30, 2019

Chair: Kristina Dahlborn  Secretary: Linda Ferngren Members: Karin Östensson, Jens Häggström, Gabriella Lindgren Substitutes: Jean-Francoise Valarcher, Britt Berglund, Kjell Holtenius, Kerstin Hansson (chair)

The Docent Appointment Board (DN)

End of term: March 31, 2019

Chair: Henrik Rönnberg Secretary: Linda Ferngren  Members: Cecilia Müller, Johan Gabrielsson, Bodil Ström Holst Substitutes: Birgitta Åhman, Magdalena Jacobson, Stina Ekman, Helena Wall

The PhD Education Board (FUN)

End of term: March 31, 2019

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Chair: Lena Lidfors Secretary: Fredrik  Granberg Members: Jane Morell, Stefan Örn, Liya Wang Substitutes: Torsten Eriksson, Patrik Waldmann

Director of Studies for postgraduate education: Jan Hultgren

Programme board for education in Veterinary Medicine and Animal Scienc (PN)

End of term: March 31, 2019

Chair: Anne-Marie Dalin  Secretary: Karin Camp Members: Helene Hamlin, Sigrid Agenäs, Elisabeth Ekman Substitutes: Anna Maria Johansson, Anna Bergh Directors of Studies 

Board of Infrastructure (ISN)

Chair: Henrik Rönnberg  Secretary: Olle Håstad Members: Heads of Departments or similar



Members and duties for each committee are decided according to the Faculty's Delegations of authoryity.

The Scholarships Committee 

End of term: March 31, 2019

Chair: Henrik Rönnberg  Secretary: Linda Ferngren Members: Jane Morell, Stefan Örn

The Farm Animals Committee

End of term: March 31, 2019

Chair: Margareta Emanuelson  Secretary: Gun Bernes

Branch representative:

External member with focus on finance and business management: Ove Karlsson

The Horse Committee

End of term: March 31, 2019

Chair: Anna Jansson Secretary: Carin Wrange Members: Sara Ringmark, Eva Tydén, Anders Herlin, Anna-Lena Holgersson, Åsa Viklund, Cecilia Müller, Anna Lundberg, Marie Rhodin

The Small Animals Committee

End of term: 2019-03-31

Chair: Lena Pelander Secretary: Therese Rehn Members: Sara Wernersson, Tomas Bergström, Ingrid Bersås Ljungvall, Malin Hagberg Gustavsson, Lena Olsén

The Cooperation Committee

Chair: Margareta Emanuelson Secretary: Gun Bernes Members: Johan Höglund, Odd Höglund, Stefan Gunnarsson, Anders Herlin, Henrik Rönnberg

The Equal Opportunities Committee

Chair: Lena Lidfors Secretary: Bercem Johannesson Members: Theodor Ntallaris, Maja Malmberg

Committe for Environmental monitoring and assessment

Chair: Johan Dicksved Member: Stefan Örn  Coordinators: Anders Glynn, Karin Wiberg


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