University board

Last changed: 09 April 2018

The members of SLU's board are drawn from commerce, industry and government. The board also includes representatives for teaching staff, researchers and students. This board started working on 1 May, 2017.

Chair and vice-chancellor

Picture of Rolf BrennerfeltChair
Rolf Brennerfelt


Peter Högberg is the Vice-Chancellor of SLU. Foto: Jenny Svennås-Gillner
Peter Högberg




Members, appointed by the Swedish government

Picture of Johan Carlsten. Photo: JO Yxell
Johan Carlsten

Former Pro Vice-Chancellor


Yngvild Wasteson

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

Susanna Löfgren

County Administrative Board of Jämtland

Kristin Danielsen

International Director
Research Council of Norway

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Maria Khorsand

Managing Director
SOS Alarm


Maria Norrfalk

Former County Governor in Dalarna


Bengt PerssonBengt Persson
Sigill Kvalitetssystem AB,
The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry,
Stiftelsen Lantbruksforskning

Representatives elected by teaching staff and researchers

Göran Spong

Senior Lecturer
Dept of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies at SLU

Ingrid Sarlöv-Herlin
Dept of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management at SLU


Jan Bengtsson

Department of Ecology at SLU

Representatives elected by the students

Stina Andersson, Chair, SLUSS (the collaborative body for
the student unions at SLU)




Isabella Hallberg Sramek, SLUSS
Isabella Hallberg Sramek
1st Advisor
SLUSS (the collaborative body for
the student unions at SLU)


Maria Karlsson
Doctoral student



Union representatives

Lars Lundqvist
Lars Lundquist

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Roger Andersson
Director of PhD studies


Secretary to the Board

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Sune Lindh

Academy Secretary


Additional representatives

Karin Holmgren
Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Martin Melkersson
Head of University Administration

Inga Astorsdotter
Head of Internal Auditing

Sara Arons
Head of the Division of Communication

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