Labour Market Council

Term of office: 1 April 2018 – 31 March 2021

The labour market council is to promote knowledge exchange and act as a preparatory body for issues concerning the labour market and employability. The council reports to the study programmes board, and to the research programmes board where necessary. The labour market council consists of one member from each department (or equivalent), one external representative, and two student representatives.


  • Karl Ljung, Chair, Department of Geology
  • Philipp Birken, Centre for Mathematical Sciences
  • Sofie Ceberg, Medical Radiation Physics 
  • Cecilia Emanuelsson, Department of Chemistry
  • Susanna Olsson, Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science
  • Lotta Persmark, Department of Biology
  • Yvonne Persson, Centre for Environmental and Climate Science
  • Carl Troein, Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics
  • Jesper Wallentin, Department of Physics
  • Johan Runesson, external member, Swedish Association of Professional Scientist
  • Two student representatives