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The UiS Business School Faculty Board

The UiS Business School faculty board's role, mandate, members and the board documents.

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Role and mandate

The faculty board is the faculty's supreme organ and is responsible for establishing the faculty's overriding objectives, priorities and strategies.

Role

The faculty board is the faculty's supreme organ and is responsible for establishing the faculty's overriding objectives, priorities and strategies.

The board is headed one of the external representatives, who together with the Dean and the Faculty director prepares items for consideration by the board. The faculty director acts as secretary to the board.

All meetings of the faculty board are normally held in open session. In certain cases the board may meet in closed session, with only the board members and the secretary to the board present.

The faculty board exercises its responsibility on the basis of resolutions passed by the university board, and in accordance with such statutes, regulations and rules as are at any time applicable.

Remit

Most matters dealt with by the faculty board are regulated by the faculty's governance and administrative regulations.

The board considers

  • The annual plan and the annual budget
  • Overriding plans, principles and priorities for the faculty, as established in long-term plans, such as, for example, the strategic plan and academic priorities.

The approval of the faculty's accounts and annual report are one instrument used by the faculty board to follow up the faculty’s activities.

The internal organisation of departments, academic groups etc. is also considered by the faculty board, within limits established by the university board.

The faculty board has the authority to make appointments to academic positions.

The faculty board members

The current election period is 2021 to 2025.

The board has 10 members:

  • 2 external representatives appointed by the Rector
  • 4 representatives elected from the academic staff
  • 1 representative elected from the administrative staff
  • 2 student representatives (election period 1 year)

Board members

  • Jerker Moodysson (chairman of the board)
  • Therese Log Bergjord
  • Kenneth Henning Wathne
  • Silje Haus-Reve
  • Benn Folkvord
  • Torfinn Harding
  • Eirik Østensjø Tjelle
  • Marthe Bendiksen Westerneng (the academic year of 2021–2022)
  • Vegard Moen (the academic year of 2021–2022)

Deputy representatives

  • Trine Karin Stangeland
  • Kyrre Knudsen
  • Lene Katrine Hoff
  • Egil Clement Svela
  • Åse Lea
  • Jan Frick
  • Tom Brökel
  • Jay Anthony Reed (the academic year of 2021–2022)
  • Rune Høyvik Rosnes (the academic year of 2021–2022)

Secretariat:

  • Ola Kvaløy, dekan (observatør)
  • Egil Kristensen, fakultetsdirektør (observatør)
  • Monica Lange (møtesekretær)

Board documents

Minutes and board matters.

The board documents are published here

Related pages

Management team

Dean, vice deans, faculty director and head of departments

Student representatives

Board, study program committee, alumni