Vice-Chancellor, Per Eriksson and Pro Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson

Vice-Chancellor Per Eriksson.

Vice-Chancellor position
The Vice-Chancellor is appointed by the Swedish Government for a maximum of six years, following a recommendation by the University Board. Per Eriksson is Vice-Chancellor for the period 1 January 2009–31 December 2014.


Vice-Chancellor's Office

Welcome to Lund University, where a European cultural tradition going back hundreds of years lives side by side with dynamic developments in education and research for the benefit of society, today and tomorrow.

Our University has all the advantages of a wide academic range and highly-qualified staff. We offer a rich and diverse academic environment with creative links between students and teachers, international cutting-edge researchers and between university and community.

Lund University is the strongest research university in Sweden and one of Scandinavia's largest institutions for education and research. We are active in Lund, Malmö and Helsingborg and have a comprehensive global network of contacts and growing cooperation within the Öresund University.

Our focus is on students, teachers and researchers. We believe it is important that our students realise the full significance of learning, critical thinking and creativity. This website should help you get to know Lund University, but please feel free to contact us.

 - Per Eriksson

Structure and management of the University

Corporate publications

Learn more about Lund University through our corporate publications, including the Strategic Plan and our annual Facts and Figures. 


Per Eriksson, Vice-Chancellor
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Visiting address:
Universitetshuset, Paradisgatan 2, Lund, Sweden
(the main University building)

Post address:
Lund University, Box 117, 221 00 Lund, Sweden