University Director Caroline Sjöberg
Caroline Sjöberg is University Director of Umeå University since 1 June 2014.
Caroline Sjöberg has previously worked as Director at the Swedish National Agency for Higher Education Services (VHS), the agency formerly responsible for admission and selection to Swedish universities and colleges, been Deputy University Director at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), and Director of Personnel at Uppsala University. In 2013, she was affiliated with The Leadership Foundation for Higher Education in London, UK.
The University Director has the overall responsibility for questions concerning authorities, contacts with government ministries and agencies, as well as comprehensive planning of education, research, and collaboration. The University Director reports directly to the Vice-Chancellor and is a member of the University Management.