Mats Tinnsten under consideration to be the new Vice-Chancellor

Mats Tinnsten comes from Östersund and is 58 years old. He is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering with a focus on sports technology. He obtained his doctoral degree at Luleå University of Technology in 1999 and has been Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the Mid Sweden University since 2012. The plan is that the university's board will, on 4 October, officially decide whom to propose to the Swedish government for appointment as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Borås. The intention is that the new Vice-Chancellor will begin on 1 January 2019.

Text: Annie Andreasson
Photo: Tina Stafrén