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Umeå Institute of Design is located in the city of Umeå, Sweden, at Umeå Arts Campus, on the banks of the Umeälven river, close to the main university campus and to the city centre.

Head of department

Demian Horst
Associate professor

Staff at Umeå Institute of Design

Aina Nilsson Ström
Professor emerita
Ambra Trotto
Associate professor
Anja Neidhardt
Doctoral student
Bengt Palmgren
Professor emeritus
Birgitta Sundberg
Education coordinator
Brendon Clark
Associate professor
Christoffel Kuenen
Associate professor
Daniela Bohlinger
Adjunct professor
David Risberg
Research engineer
Erica Fjällström
Administrator, human resources coordinator
Erik Stolterman
Professor emeritus
Eva-Lena Bäckström
Associate professor
Heather Wiltse
Associate professor
Johan Gustafsson
Lecturer, adjunct lecturer
Jonas Sandström
Associate professor
Linnéa Therese Dimitriou
Lecturer
Maria Göransdotter
Associate professor
Mike Stott
Professor emeritus
Monica Lindh-Karlsson
Associate professor
Nicholas Baroncelli Torretta
Research assistant
Nils-Erik Gustafsson
Gästlärare
Pamela Gil-Salas
Doctoral student
Pete Avondoglio
Professor emeritus
Rickard Åström
Research engineer
Seda Özçetin
Doctoral student
Sven-Erik Hilberer
IT systems administrator, systems administrator
Thomas Degn
Associate professor
Xaviera Sánchez de la Barquera Estrada
Doctoral student
Ylva Fernaeus
Gästlärare

contact details

Visiting address

Östra Strandgatan 30
Umeå Arts Campus
Tel +46 (0) 90 786 69 96
Fax +46 (0) 90 786 66 97

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Postal address

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå University
SE-901 87 UMEÅ
Sweden

package delivery

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Delivery adress:

Umeå Institute of Design
Östra Strandgatan 28 A
SE-903 33 Umeå
Sweden

*Always add the name of the recipient to the address 

Contact the Art Campus Goods Office:

Jerry Jonsson, phone: +46 72-526 12 66

travel

Are you travelling to UID?


Getting a bus from the airport?


Getting a bus from the city centre?

Bus routes 1, 5, 6, 7 or 8 all stop at the bus stop called "Järnvägsgatan". A walk down towards the river, to Umeå Institute of Design takes roughly two minutes.


Getting a taxi?

Umeå Institute of Design, Umeå Arts Campus ("Designhögskolan, Konstnärligt campus")

  • Umeå Taxi: + 46 90 77 00 00
  • Eco Taxi: + 46 90 911 911
  • Taxi Direkt: + 46 90 100 100
  • Taxi Kurir: + 46 90 18 18 18

Latest update: 2022-05-03