New University Board appointed

Apr 15, 2016 | On campus Global

The Government has now taken a decision on a Chair and other external members of MDH's University Board for the period 1 May 2016 - 30 April 2017. The new Chair of the Board is Liselott Hagberg, County Governor of Södermanland.

The University Board's external members are:

  • Monica Berglund, former County Council Director of the County Council of Västmanland
  • Mikael Dahlgren, Research Director at ABB Sweden
  • Torbjørn Digernes, Professor at the Norwegian Institute of Technology
  • Åsa Jackson, HR Director at Munksjö
  • Ulf Nilsson, Professor at Linköping University
  • Clas Olsson, Deputy Director General of Arbetsförmedlingen, the Swedish Public Employment Service
  • Jan-Eric Sundgren, Senior Adviser, Volvo Group

- I look forward to welcoming the new members at the Board meeting on 16 May. I also look forward to continuing working along with the members who are already on our Board.  Important tasks during this year include the recruitment of a new Vice-Chancellor and the production of the University's long-term objectives that are a continuation of the Research and Education Strategy for 2017 - 2022, says Paul Pettersson, Acting Vice-Chancellor of MDH.