The Governing Board at the University of Borås

The university’s operations are governed by a board.The governing board is to supervise all matters concerning the university and is responsible for the performance of its duties. The Vice-Chancellor is the governing board’s immediate subordinate executive for the operations.

The Chairperson is appointed by the Swedish government. The Vice-Chancellor is a board member. The board appoints its own Deputy Chairman. In the Vice-Chancellor’s absence, the Pro Vice-Chancellor is the substitute board member.


Roland Andersson, Chairperson
Björn Brorström, Vice-Chancellor
Lotta Ahlvar
Paul Frankenius
Gunilla Herdenberg
Agneta Mårdsjö
Per-Erik Petersson
Agneta Stark
Roger Säljö

Teacher representatives

Cecilia Gärdén
Patrik Hedberg
Maria Nyström

Student representatives

Therése Andersson, student union chairman
Malin Alm
Nina Korvela

Union representatives

Susanne Björkdahl Ordell, Swedish Teachers' Union
Carina Théen, SACO


Lovisa Ekwall

Scheduled meetings

The dates of board meetings as well as the deadlines for submitting preparatory documents for board meetings are specified below. You will find information about the handling of documents under Board routines.

Documents should be sent by e-mail to hb-styrelse@hb.se about four weeks before each board meeting and a signed paper copy should also be sent to the secretary.