Advisory Committee for Research

Duties

  • Preparation of research matters in advance of the Disciplinary Domain Board/Faculty Board’s resolutions
  • Preparation in advance of the Disciplinary Domain Board/Faculty Board’s resolutions regarding operational planning for research, funding allocation and dimensioning
  • Preparation, nomination and prioritisation at Disciplinary Domain level of applications for research funds, prizes, etc.
  • Strategies for the Faculty’s teacher recruitment
  • Coordination of large-scale research projects
  • Quality and evaluation, issues relating to premises and equipment, recruitment, national and international research projects
  • Formats for research collaboration with other faculties and higher education institutions
  • Collaboration on overarching matters with the Advisory Committee for Education and the Advisory Committee for Collaboration

Composition

The Deputy Dean of Research is the chairperson of the Advisory Committee for Research. The chairperson of the Researh Programme Board (FUN) is a member of the Advisory Committee for Research. One teacher member from each of the Department of Information Technology, the Department of Mathematics, the Department of Physics and Astronomy, the Department of Engineering Sciences and the Department of Earth Sciences is appointed by the Disciplinary Domain Board/Faculty Board upon the recommendation of the Elections Commission. One teacher member from each of the sections Chemistry and Biology are appointed by the Disciplinary Domain Board/Faculty Board upon the recommendation of the Elections Commission. Two doctoral student representatives and one student representative are appointed by the student unions concerned. The Advisory Committee for Research appoints a deputy chairperson from among its own members. The Advisory Committee for Research appoints an individual to be responsible for equal opportunities from among its own members.

Members

Anna Qvarnström, ordförande
Jörgen Olsson (forskarutbnämnden, teknik) 
Gunilla Kreiss (datavetenskap)
Kaj Nyström (matematik)
Paul Barklem (fysik)
Peter Svedlindh (teknik)
Ulf Jansson (kemi)
Stefan Knight (biologi)
Veijo Pohjola (geovetenskap)
Viktor Djurberg (doktorandrepresentant)
Fabian Engel  (doktorandrepresentant)
Sofia Larsson (studentrepresentant)
(Utsedda för 2017-09-16—2020-09-15,
studenter utsedda för lå 2019—2020)

Minutes

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