The University Board is SKH's highest decision-making body. It consists of nine members appointed by the Government, three teacher representatives and three student representatives appointed by election. Staff representatives participate in board meetings and have the right to speak but not to vote. Chairman is Sture Carlsson.
Presentation of the University Board
The Vice-Chancellor is the head of the public authority and heads the activities of the university directly under the Board. The Vice-Chancellor is a member of the University Board. The Vice-Chancellor is responsible for managing operations in accordance with the directives and guidelines decided by the University Board. The Vice-Chancellor must keep the University Board informed of the activities, provide the University Board with a basis for decisions and ensure that the University Board's decisions are carried out.
The Vice-Chancellor is Paula Crabtree.
Vice-Rector for Research
The Vice-Rector for Research has responsibility and authority that corresponds to an operational overall responsibility for the Research centre´s activities, including research education, research and engagement with the surrounding society.
The Vice-Rector for Research is Cecilia Roos.
Director of Administration
The Director of Administration has responsibility and authority that corresponds to an operational overall responsibility for the activities of the Academic support, including health and safety measures.
The Director of Administration is Eva Öquist.
The Head Librarian has responsibility and authority that corresponds to an operational overall responsibility for library services, including health and safety measures.
The Head Librarian is Olof Halldin.
Core activities and Academic support
The activities consist of core activities and academic support. The core activities are administered by artistically professional faculty members with managerial assignments as Vice-rector for research or Heads of departments. The Vice-Rector for research is responsible for the activities at the research centre. The seven departments are led by Heads of departments, they are responsible for the department's education, research and engagement with the surrounding society.
The joint academic support is organised in an administration, headed by a director of administration, and a library, headed by a head librarian. The administration is divided into departments led by directors (or the equivalent).
Heads of departments
Department of Circus: Walter Ferrero
Department of Dance: Kristine Slettevold
Department of Dance Pedagogy: Ylva Hofvander Trulsson
Department of Film and Media: Maria Hedman Hvitfeldt
Department of Opera: Lise-Lotte Axelsson
Department of Performing Arts: Johanna Garpe
Department of Acting: Acting Head of Department Walter Ferrero
Board of Education and Research
Presentation of the Board of Education and Research and its members