Thursday, June 22, 2017

Organization

Plant Link is founded by Lund University (LU) and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and has financial support by Skåne Regional Council. A steering committee, appointed by LU and SLU meets twice every semester and is jointly responsible for the activities, the budget and allocation of funds.

Protocols (in Swedish) from the steering committee meetings can be found here.


Steering Committee
Marianne Sommarin (chair, Umeå University)
Jens Sundström (SLU)
Erik Andreasson (SLU)
Mariette Andersson (SLU)
Rajni Hatti Kaul (LTH)
Allan Rasmusson (LU)
Leif Bülow (LTH)
Annette Olesen (Lantmännen)
Magnus Carlsson (graduate student representative, SLU)

Svend Christensen (University of Copenhagen) and Paul Jensén (SLU) are permanent observatory members of the Steering Committee.


Director
Next to the Steering Committee, the director is responsible for the activities at PlantLink. The director is appointed jointly by LU and SLU on a proposal by the Steering Committee.
As of July 2016 Erik Alexandersson (SLU) is the director of PlantLink succeding This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Tina d'Hertefeldt (LU) is the Assistant Director.

Coordinators
The Research Coordinator is responsible for the research activities at Plant Link, while the Education Coordinator is responsible for stimulating education in the area of plant sciences at the two universities. The coordinators have common responsibilities for postgraduate activities such as postgraduate courses and workshops.
As of July 2011 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., SLU, is the research coordinator and from March 2014 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. is the education coordinator. As of 1 July 2016 the coordinator roles have been replaced by Director and Assistant Director positions.

PlantLink bioinformatician
Our PlantLink bioinformatician, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., alternates between Alnarp and Lund.

Administrator
Thomas Welwert, SLU, is responsible for the administrative tasks at Plant Link

Contact

 

Erik Alexandersson
Director
    mail
Tina d'Hertefeldt
Deputy Driector
    mail
Jakob Willforss
Bioinformatician
    mail
Thomas Welwert
Administrator
    mail

All contacts

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