The NordForsk Board

The NordForsk board is appointed by the Nordic Council of Ministers and has the overall responsibility for the operations of NordForsk. The board is responsible for the organisation's strategy, economy and personell policy - within the framework set by the Nordic Council of Ministers.

The NordForsk Board includes representatives of the largest national research funding agencies in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, a representative for Nordic University Cooperation (NUS), as well as observers from the Faroe Islands, Greenland, Åland and the Nordic Council of Ministers. 

The chairmanship of the NordForsk Board circulates among the board members. 

National research councils

Eva Björck - Acting Chair
Secretary General, Committee for Educational Sciences, The Swedish Research Council
Box 1035, SE-101 38 Stockholm, Sweden
Tel: +46 (8) 546 44 003
E-mail: Web: www.vr.se

Riitta Maijala
Vice President for Research, Academy of Finland
Hakaniemenranta 6, PO BOX 131, FI-00531 Helsinki, Finland
Tel: +358 295 335 000
E-mail: 
Web: www.aka.fi

Ragnhildur Helgadóttir
Dean, Reykjavik University
Menntavegi 1 IS-101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Tel: +354 5996282
E-mail:
Web: www.ru.is 

Kristin Danielsen
Director, International staff, The Research Council of Norway
Postboks 564, 1327 Lysaker, Norway
Tel: +47 92 02 82 29
E-mail: kd@forskningsradet.no
Web: www.forskningsradet.no

Gitte Agerhus
Head of office, Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation
Bredgade 40, 1260 KBH, Denmark
Tel: + 45 7231 8250
E-mail: gha@fi.dk
Web: www.fi.dk

NUS

Vidar Leif Haanes
Rector, Norwegian School of Theology
Gydas vei 4, Postboks 5144 Majorstuen, 0302 Oslo, Norway
Tel: +47 22 59 05 40
E-mail: 
Web: mf.no

Observers

Faroe Islands

Annika Sølvará
Director, Granskingarrád Føroya/The Faroese Research Council
Bryggjubakki 12, Postbox 259, 110 Tòrshavn, The Faroe Islands
Tel: +298-567800
E-mail: annika@gransking.fo
Web: www.gransking.fo

Greenland

Tine Pars
Rector, Ilisimatusarfik/University of Greenland
Postboks 1061, DK-3900 Nuuk, Greenland
Tel: +299 36 24 21
E-mail: tipa@uni.gl
Web: www.ilisimatusarfik.gl

Åland

Edvard Johansson
Rector, Åland University of Applied Sciences
PB 1010, 22111 Mariehamn, Åland
Tel: +358 18 484 061
E-mail:
Web: www.ha.ax

Nordic Council of Ministers

Anders Geertsen
Head of the Department of Knowledge and Welfare (KV)
Ved Stranden 18, DK-1255 København
Tel: +45 33 96 02 00
E-mail: ange@norden.org
Web: www.norden.org