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 Johan Gustafsson, Umeå Student Union.
Student Representative Viktor Elofsson, Umeå Medical Student Union.