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University Management


Dieter Müller, professor

I am Deputy Vice-Chancellor of research and postgraduate education within the social sciences and humanities at Umeå University. I am also professor of social and economic geography.

Hans Adolfsson, vice-chancellor

I am vice-chancellor of Umeå University since 1 July 2016. As the chief executive of the University, I lead the ongoing work and represent the University both internally and externally.

Hans Wiklund, University Director
Heidi Hansson, professor

I am Deputy Vice-Chancellor of education and have responsibility for equal opportunities. My role also includes third-stream activities and internationalisation of education.

Katrine Riklund, professor

I am Pro-Vice-Chancellor and responsible for research and doctoral education in medicine, natural sciences and technology, and third-stream activities and internationalisation.

Per Ragnarsson, Deputy University Director

I hold the position as deputy university director and budget director at Umeå University. I am also head of the Planning Office.