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Board elections

The employees and students at the University of Oslo elect the internal members of the University Board. Ordinary elections take place every four years while representatives of fixed-term academic staff  and the student body are elected every year.

Board election of fixed-term academic staff 2019

In spring 2019, an election of fixed-term academic staff representatives to the University Board was held for the period 1 August, 2019, to 31 July, 2020.

Election results 2019

Board election 2017

In spring 2017, ordinary elections of board members for the term 1 August, 2017, to 31 July, 2021, were held.

Election results 2017

Members of the University Board

Category Duration
Rector (chairperson) Four years
Two members elected from among the permanent employees with teaching and research positions (two deputy representatives) Four years
One member elected from among the fixed-term employees with teaching and research positions (two deputy representatives) One year
One member elected from among the technical and administrative staff (two deputy representatives) Four years
Four external members (two deputy representatives) Four years
Two members elected from the student body (two deputy representatives) One year

The external board members are nominated by the Ministry of Education and Research on the basis of proposals by the outgoing Board.

The elections are governed by the Universities and Colleges Act and the Election Regulations for the University of Oslo.
 

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Published Oct. 28, 2011 3:09 PM - Last modified June 4, 2019 12:17 AM