Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management


Department of Economics

The board is responsible for outlining the guiding principles of the department, for seeing that these guidelines are followed and for deciding on any other questions that are delegated to it.


for the term of office 2021-2023

Joakim Gullstrand, Head of Department, Chairman
Fredrik NG Andersson, Associate Professor                                                           Jens Forssbaeck, Senior Lecturer                                                                      Åsa Hansson, Associate Professor 
Erik Wengström, Professor                                                                            Joakim Westerlund, Professor
Marie Pihl, Study Administrator
Jonas Lundstedt, PhD Candidate
Student (Lundaekonomerna)


Petter Lundborg, Professor                                                                            Therese Nilsson, Associate Professor
Anders Vilhelmsson, Associate Professor                                                               Karin Bergman, Senior Lecturer                                                                        Olga Lark, PhD Candidate
Student (Lundaekonomerna)


The Board

The department is run by the head of the department and the board.

The board has 9 members, with 6 deputies, and is chaired by the head of department. There are five  representatives for the teachers, one for the technical and administrative staff and three for the students (of which at least one is for the PhD students).

The head of department and the directors of studies form the day to day leadership of the department, and are responsible for seeing that the board's decisions are carried out.