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Research Support and Collaboration Office

The Research Support and Collaboration Office is Umeå University's central unit for research funding and collaboration. Besides offering support to the university's researchers, management and administrators, we provide a guiding way in for companies, organisations and authorities who wish to co-operate with our university.


Anders Wennström, research coordinator

I am responsible for the area of international research funding and focus on providing information about different funding opportunities and to provide direct support to researchers during the application writing.

Bodil Formark, research coordinator
Erika Sörensson, research coordinator

As a research coordinator, I support researchers in matters concerning research funding, collaboration and ethics in the research process.

Ewa Lantz, project coordinator
Folmer Bokma, research coordinator

As research coordinator focusing on analytics, I provide strategic and operational support by analyzing data on a.o. scientific productivity, funding applications and their approval rates.

Jeanette Bröms, research coordinator

I help researchers by informing about funding opportunities and providing hands on support during application writing.

Johanna Gardeström, project coordinator

As coordinator, I provide support and tools to facilitate collaboration between academia and other sectors in society (private, public and NGOs).

Karl-Erik Renhorn, other position

I support and develop the process of applying for external research funding, and review draft applications. I also teach writing research funding applications.

Kristoffer Lindell, project manager

Project leader in the area research infrastructure and research information.

Lena Holmberg, communications officer

I mainly work with informing about collaboration, research support and research funding on Umeå University's website and intranet (Aurora).

Martin Englund, project coordinator
Mats Reinhold, project coordinator (absent)

I am a doctoral student at the Dep. of Psychology, and I am affiliated with the Gender Research School at the Umeå Center for Gender Studies. My research is about destructive leadership and gender.

Mona Mansour, expert
Sussi Mikaelsson, financial officer

I work as a budget advisor at the Research Support Office. My main focus is projects financed by the EU and/or Wallenberg. I am also the organisation account manager for Prisma at Umeå University.