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Nominating Committee and elections

Here you can find information about the Nominating Committee and the elections at the Faculty of Social Sciences.

The Nominating Committee  

The task of the faculty's Nominating Committee is to prepare nominations and to establish suggestions of candidates for the positions of dean and vice dean as well as for the Faculty Board and the University Electoral College.

The current committee's term of office is 2021-03-01 - 2024-02-29.


Representatives of teaching staff with research expertise

  • Sara Eldén, senior lecturer, Department of Sociology
  • Åsa Thelander, associate professor, Depatment of Strategic Communication
  • Anders Uhlin, professor, Department of Policital Science
  • Karl-Johan Lundquist, professor, Department of Human Geography

Representative of other staff

  • Karin Jönsson, library manager, Social Sciences Faculty Library
  • Andréa Björk, human resources manager, Kansli S

Faculty elections

In autum 2020 and spring 2021 the Faculty of Social Sciences has completed a number of elections. You can find information about the election processes via the links below: 

Election to the Faculty Nominating Committe

Election to Electoral College

By-election: Pro Dean



Lovisa Eriksson
Faculty Coordinator
+46 46 222 43 65
lovisa [dot] eriksson [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se

Marie Steiner
Faculty Coordinator
marie [dot] steiner [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se

Elections at departments

Each department organises its own elections for departmental boards etc. For more information, see each department’s website.

Department websites