The Board of the University is the University’s highest decision-making authority. The Board makes decisions on important matters relating to the University’s organisation, the Annual Reports, the University’s budget, forms of admission, forms of employment etc.
Members appointed by the Government
Eva Nordmark, Chairman
Eva Nordmark is TCOs Chairman since May 2011. Previously she was chairman of SKTF for over six years. She has also been director of SKTF center in Lulea while she was chair of the TCO Council of Norrbotten
CEO of Volvo Technology
Jan-Ove Östensen is CEO at Volvo Technology. In 1989, he graduated with a MSc in Mechanical engineering at Luleå University of Technology, where he after graduation continued his career as a PhD at the department of Machine Elements. After his dissertation Jan-Ove was recruited to Volvo.
Director - External Partners, Atlas Copco
Mikael Ramström is responsible for external collaboration at Atlas Copco Rock Drills AB in Örebro. In 1992, Mikael graduated as a civil engineer electronics at Chalmers. Since then he has worked both in space industry at RUAG Space in Gothenburg (former Saab Ericsson Space) and in mining industry for Atlas Copco in Örebro. Since 2013, Mikael is a member of the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials Group in Brussels, and chairman of EIT RawMaterial's co-location node in Luleå. Mikael is also a member of the board of Nordic Rock Tech Center AB in Luleå.
Ann Persson Grivas
Director General of the Civil Aviation Administration
Professor, theatrical production, Lund University
Birgitta Vallgårda is Professor in Stage Performance at Teaterhögskolan, Lund University and has among other things worked as an educator at other Nordic theater universities. She grew up at Persön outside Luleå.
Members elected by the teachers at the university
Professor, Associate Professor
Members elected by the student unions
Chairperson, The Student Association of Engineering
Chairperson, Luleå Student Union
Chairperson, PhD student association
Others - to attend and speak
Chairman of ST
Chairman of SACO
Chairman of SEKO
Professor, Pro Vice-Chancellor
Maria Åberg Andersson