Degree Board

Mission and purpose

The Degree Board's mission is to

  • monitor developments in the field of degrees and credit transfer
  • propose measures or changes to the current system of rules or practices
  • act as a working committee for the Vice Chancellor on issues relating to degrees and credit transfer.

Term of office

The term of office is two years (01/07/2016 to 30/06/2018).


The Degree Board comprises:

Role Name Function
Chairperson Ulf Israelsson Faculty of Social Sciences
Deputy chairperson Anna-Karin Lidström Persson Umeå School of Education
Members of the Board Ann-Catrine Eriksson Faculty of Arts
Henna Harinen Faculty of Medicine
Fredrik Georgsson Faculty of Science and Technology
Peder Tjäderborn

Student Services

Erik Ångman Student Services/Degree Evaluation Office

Beatrice Wallgren The Student Union of Science and Technology (NTK) 
Mimmi Rönnqvist The Umeå Union of Students (US) 
Andreas Hollmer Medical Sciences Student Union (MSU) 
Secretary  Maria Rudberg Student Services/Degree Evaluation Office