PhD Program Council

The PhD Program council is a preparatory and advisory body that handles matters regarding research education at Umeå Institute of Design. The PhD Program council handles preparatory processing and review before LSG and Decision Meeting, of general study plan and course study plans at PhD level, and final processing of course evaluations. The programme council actively pursues matters related to quality, curriculum development and strategy. Led by Director of PhD studies, the council includes 1 PhD supervisor, final examiner for PhD education, coordinator for education and one PhD student representative.

The program council meets once a term.

Members of the Council:

Heather Wiltse, Director of PhD studies (chair)
Birgitta Sundberg, coordinator for education
Erik Stolterman, supervisor, 2016/2017
Johan Redström, final examiner for PhD education
Søren Rosenbak, PhD student representative, 2016/2017

Aditya Pawar, PhD student representative, 2016/2017

Minutes taker:
Sara Eriksson


Meetings study year 2016-2017

Minutes and attachments:

October 11, 2016
February 28, 2017
April 19, 2017