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Election for new Head of Institute

The deadline to nominate candidates for the position of Head of Institute is 17th of September. The election starts 9th of October.

Image of a sign of Institute of Health and Society.

Election for Head of Institute this fall. Foto: Øystein Horgmo, UiO.

Photo: Øystein Horgmo, UiO

A candidate proposal needs the signature of minimum five people eligible to vote in the election. No one can nominate more than one candidate for the same position.

– The nomination must contain a justification of how the candidate qualifies and then sent to the election committee, says Professor Ragnhild Hellesø.

Get to know the candidates

You will get a chance to get to know the candidates nominated for the election in an open meeting on 21th of September. The meeting will be held in the auditorium at Fredrik Holsts hus from 12-13.30.

Enrolled students at the Institute of Health and Society are eligible to vote. The same are employees on permanent contracts (minimum 50 percent) or temporary employees employed continuously for minimum one year.  

More information about the election, who can vote and the job description for Head of Institute, see here (Norwegian).

Please do not hesitate to contact the election committee if you have questions. The members of the committee are Professor Ragnhild Hellesø, Professor Bård Natvig, Rådgiver Line Løw, Student Tiril Seppola Reed.


Published Sep. 6, 2018 9:09 AM - Last modified Mar. 26, 2019 10:20 AM