Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 1 July 2020)

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Abel Souza, doctoral student
Addi Ait-Mlouk, postdoctoral fellow
Amber Zelvelder, doctoral student

PhD student in the XAI  team.  Research focus: RL, optimization, XAI, Neural Networks, etc.

Andrea Aler Tubella, postdoctoral fellow

I am a postdoctoral researcher in a WASP project focused on the formal verification of ethical principles of AI systems. 

Andreas Sandström, IT systems administrator
Andreas Theodorou, postdoctoral fellow

Responsible AI researcher at Umeå University

Anna Jonsson, doctoral student
Annakarin Resoluth, human resources administrator
Artur Lugmayr, associate professor
Carl C Kjelgaard Mikkelsen, research fellow

Please contact me only using my email address at the Department of Computing Science:

Charles Meyers, doctoral student
Christian Kammler, doctoral student

I do research in one or more projects within AI at Umeå University.

Christofer Englin, systems administrator
Cristian Klein, research fellow
Danlami Gabi, postdoctoral fellow
Eddie Wadbro, associate professor
Eren Yildiz, doctoral student
Erik Elmroth, professor

Performs research in autonomous distributed systems and is the Universty's contact in, e.g., The Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) and eSSENCE.

Esteban Guerrero Rosero, research fellow

I do research in one or more projects within AI at Umeå University.


Frank Drewes, professor

Chair of the faculty's Research Education Committee, director of studies and examiner of the PhD programme in Computing Science, and director of the Master's Programme in Computing Science.

Fredrik Georgsson, associate professor

Quality developer. Member of the Board of Directors for SEFI (Société Européenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs).

Fredrik Peteri, teaching assistant, other position
Hannah Devinney, doctoral student
Heini Laitinen, financial administrator
Helena Hjelm, human resources coordinator
Helena Lindgren, professor

Researches and educates in the field where systems based on artificial intelligence (AI) need to collaborate with humans. Research spans basic research in AI to applications improving health.

Jakub Jagiello, teaching assistant, other position
Johan Tordsson, associate professor
Johanna Björklund, associate professor

Foundational research in formal language theory and machine learning; applied reasearch in semantic parsing of multimodal content.

Kai-Florian Richter, associate professor

Head of Spatial Cognitive Engineering group; researches cognitive aspects of human-computer-interaction and human-in-the-loop computing; AI, HCI, spatial cognition, GIScience

Kary Främling, professor

Professor in Data Science, with emphasis in Data Analysis and Machine Learning. Head of Explainable AI (XAI) team. Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) professor.

Klas af Geijerstam, teaching assistant, other position
Lars Karlsson, associate professor
Lennart Steinvall, teaching assistant, other position
Lili Jiang, associate professor

Associate professor, leading research group of Deep Data Mining.  Working on text understanding, machine learning based privacy preservation, information retrieval.

Linus Hägg, doctoral student
Loïs Vanhée, associate professor

Associate professor in ethical and responsible artificial intelligence

Maarten Jensen, doctoral student

I do research in one or more projects within AI at Umeå University. My main focus is social simulation.

Manik Madhikermi, senior research engineer
Marcus Westberg, postdoctoral fellow
Mattias Åsander, system engineer

Systems administrator, Linux/Windows systems

Michael Minock, associate professor

Research: Natural Language Interfaces, Databases and Machine Learning

Mickaël Zehren, doctoral student
Mikael Hansson, communications officer
Mirko Myllykoski, senior research engineer
Monika Jingar, doctoral student

PhD Student at the Department of Computing Science, Interactive Intelligent Systems Group. Interests: Intelligent user interfaces, multi agent systems and user experience

Nana Li, postdoctoral fellow
Nazanin Fouladgar, doctoral student

I am PhD student at the XAI Research Group. My interests: Machine Learning, Multivariate TimeSeries, Explanaible AI (XAI)


Niclas Börlin, associate professor
Ola Ringdahl, senior research engineer (absent), associate professor
Per Levén, associate professor
Per-Olov Östberg, research fellow (absent), associate professor
Peter Hohnloser, project assistant (absent)
Petter Svärd, senior research engineer (absent)
René Mellema, doctoral student
Robin Norrman, senior consultant
Roger Oscarsson, senior research engineer
Stefan Johansson, research fellow (absent), associate professor (absent)

Deputy director at Curiosum and associate professor at the Department of Computing Science.

Sule Anjomshoae, doctoral student
Suna Bensch, associate professor
Tarja Linjamaa, financial administrator
Tatyana Sarayeva, coordinator

Coordinator of the WASP-HS program and Responsible AI research group.

Thomas Hellström, professor

I do research in projects within artificial intelligence, AI, at Umeå University. My area is Intelligent Robotics.

Tobias Tovedal, project coordinator
Tomas Forsman, system engineer

Systems engineer, server operations, Linux

Tommy Löfstedt, associate professor
Virginia Dignum, professor

Professor, Wallenberg chair on Responsible Artificial Intelligence.

Scientific Director of WASP-HS (Humanities and Society). 


Xuan-Son Vu, doctoral student
Zahoor Ul Islam, doctoral student

PhD Student at the department of computing science. Interests: Responsible Artificial Intelligence, Software Engineering models, methods and tools for ethical Artificial Intelligent systems.