Council for Education and Learning

The Council for Education and Learning is responsible for questions concerning the range of education and the quality of education.

Council mission 

The Council for Education and Learning shall, on behalf of the Vice-chancellor, coordinate the faculty - wide work and support the faculties' work with educational offerings and quality of education. The coordination includes coordinating faculty-wide processes and projects and preparing for vice-chancellor's decisions. The Council's mission includes all education at the undergraduate, advanced, and postgraduate levels. The council will also coordinate and develop the university's higher education pedagogical work.

The Council for Education and Learning has the following overarching tasks:

  • Renew, develop, prioritise, and profile educational offerings
  • Develop and run the higher education pedagogical work
  • Prepare control and quality documents in the field of education before the vice-chancellor's decision
  • Coordinate and develop the university's overall work with educational quality

The council can be contacted on rul@lnu.se

Composition and Members 

  • A Pro-vice-chancellor / Deputy vice-chancellor is chair
  • Two student representatives
  • One member from each faculty / Board of Teacher Education (appointed by the vice-chancellor after proposals from the faculties and should primarily be dean or pro-dean)

Members

Niklas Ammert, FKH, chair

Katarina Zambrell, FEH

Kristiina Heikkilä, FHL

Bodil Petersson, FKH

Marie Herdberg, FSV

Jörgen Forss, FTK

Hanna Palmér, NLU

Jessica Hagström, Linneaus Union

Martin Thysell, Linneaus Union 

 

Constantly co-opted

Chair of the Quality Assurance Council, Brita Johansson-Cederblad

Chair of the Doctoral Programmes Committee, Anna-Liisa Närvänen 

Section manager for Section for Higher Education, Linda Reneland-Forsman