The board is responsible for the organisation's strategy, economy and personnel 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 Association (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.
Jonas Björck – Chair
Forte – Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare
Margrét Helga Ögmundsdóttir
University of Iceland
Research Council of Norway
Independent Research Fund Denmark
Academy of Finland
The Faroese Research Council
Nordic University Association
Åland University of Applied Sciences
Helle Glen Petersen
Nordic Council of Ministers, Department of Knowledge and Welfare (KV)