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Communications Office

The Communications Office is responsible for university-wide external and internal communication. Please turn to us if you have questions within the following areas:

  • Ceremonies such as the Annual Ceremony and events such as Culture on Campus
  • Research communications
  • Photography and film
  • Internal communications
  • Translations
  • National student recruitment
  • Press issues
  • Visual identity
  • Web development



Anja Axelsson, communication officer
Anna Lawrence, communication officer

English translator and communications officer working with internal and external communications, staff magazine Aktum and university magazine Think. I am coordinator of the Language Council.

Anna Svanbeck, communication officer

Web content manager, web development and system management in publishing systems for webb.

Boel Elmroth, communication officer

Web content manager with special focus on research projects and research groups.

Cecilia Nilsson, coordinator, administrative
David Meyers, communication officer

Web Editor for the university's central pages (Swedish and English sites) and Social Media Manager with responsibility for publishing, content, oversight, and interaction.

Gabriella Dekombis, graphic designer

I work with graphic design at Inhousebyrån at the Communications Office.

Hans Karlsson, graphic designer

Graphic designer and filmproducer at Inhousebyrån. Livebroadcasting.

Ida Åberg, graphic designer

I work with graphical design, and produce digital and printed products and web design.

Inger Nilsson, public relations officer, communication officer
Jonas Ericson, communication officer

I mainly work as Project Manager for events, for example Culture on Campus.

Jonas Mattebo, communication officer

I work with development of the external website and the student website.

Lina Strömquist, graphic designer

Webdesign, web development and Umeå university visual identity

Marika Wahlberg, communication officer

I work with the academic ceremonies, the Spring Graduation and the Annual Celebration.

Maud Lie, administrator
Sara Mejtoft, project leader

Works as Area Manager at Inhousebyrån at the Communications Office.

Simon Öhman Jönsson, graphic designer

Film producer and graphic designer at Inhousebyrån

Sonja Nordström, graphic designer

I work with graphic design at Inhousebyrån.

Ulrika Bergfors, communication officer

My work includes support and advice concerning photography in communication the University’s image database and image editor. I support some internal units with communication expertise.