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Board of directors

CEDAR is a unit at the Faculty of Social Sciences. Our overall operation is led by a board, whose members come from all the faculties at Umeå University, the Swedish Research Council, the Swedish National Archives and Umeå University's student unions.

For the term Januari 1 2020 to December 31 2023, the Vice-Chancellor of Umeå University has appointed the following persons to serve as CEDAR's Board of Directors:

  • Professor Agneta Herlitz, Departement of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet (chair).
  • Professor Magnus Wikström, Umeå School of Business and Economics 
    (The Faculty of Social Sciences).
  • Researcher Glenn Sandström, the Department of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies. 
    (The Faculty of Arts and Humanities).
  • Professor Ingeborg Nilsson, the Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation. 
    (The Faculty of Medicine).
  • Professor Johan Fritzell, Aging Research Center (ARC), Stockholm University/Karolinska Institutet. 
    (nominated by the Swedish Research Council).
  • County Archivist Göran Kristiansson 
    (nominated by the Swedish National Archives).
  • Student Representative, Emanuel Lindberg, Umeå Student Union (1 year).
  • Student Representative, Vakant.