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University Management

The University Management
The University Management

The University Management 

The management of Lund University is composed of:

The Vice-Chancellor

The vice-chancellor is appointed by the Government for a maximum of six years after a proposal from the University Board and is the University’s highest executive and principal representative. The vice-chancellor’s responsibilities include ensuring the achievement of the goals set by the University Board. 

Lund University’s vice-chancellor for the term of office from 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2026 is Erik Renström.

Read more about Vice-Chancellor Erik Renström

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor

The deputy vice-chancellor is appointed by the University Board for a maximum of six years. Lena Eskilsson is deputy vice-chancellor from 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2026.

Read more about Deputy Vice-Chancellor Lena Eskilsson

The Pro Vice-Chancellors

Five pro vice-chancellors are appointed by the vice-chancellor:

The University Director

The university director is Susanne Kristensson. The university director is responsible for university administration and finances on behalf of the vice-chancellor, and for the duties of the University’s central administration.

Read more about University Director Susanne Kristensson

Contact information

Lund University
+46 (0)46 222 0000

Postal address:
Box 117, SE-221 00
Lund, Sweden 

Visiting address:
Biskopsgatan 5
Lund, Sweden