University Director Caroline Sjöberg

Caroline Sjöberg is University Director of Umeå University since 1 June 2014.

Caroline Sjöberg.
University Director Caroline Sjöberg. Photo: Mattias Pettersson.

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.


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Caroline Sjöberg
Umeå University
SE-901 87 Umeå 

Visiting Address
University Liaison Building, Level 6, Campus Umeå

Tel:  +46 (0)90-786 62 00

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Contact Information

Vice-Chancellor coordinator

Malin Larsson
Phone: +46 90-786 71 08

Support to the Vice-Chancellor and University Director

Katarina Andersson
Phone: +46 90-786 63 27

Support to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Anna Tjernberg
Phone: +46 90-786 55 48

Support to the Deputy Vice-Chancellors and the Deputy University Director

Karina Sandström
Phone: +46 90-786 52 02

Visiting address:

University Liaison Building (Samverkanshuset), Universitetstorget 4, Level 6