Torbjörn von Schantz new Deputy Vice-Chancellor at SLU
Torbjörn von Schantz, SLU´s new Deputy Vice-Chancellor. Photo: Jenny Svennås-Gillner, SLU
Torbjörn von Schantz, 58, has been appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.
Torbjörn von Schantz is since the year 2000 Professor in Zoological Ecology at the Lund University. He was Dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences from 2006 to 2011, and also a teacher staff representative in Lund´s University Board.
He was unanimously recommended by a hearing board at SLU earlier this year. He will take office in January 2013.
– SLU is a very good university that works with central and important questions for the whole mankind. I can contribute with my long experience from the University of Lund, and perhaps give another perspective on SLU, says Torbjörn von Schantz.
Torbjörn von Schantz, ph +46-(0)70-540 01 29