Steering Committee

Swedish National Data Service was established in 2008 on an initiative from the Swedish Research Council. As of  2018, Swedish National Data Service is a consortium led by the University of Gothenburg. The other consortium members are Chalmers University of Technology, Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Lund University, Stockholm University, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå University, and Uppsala University. SND is jointly funded by the Swedish Research Council and the consortium universities. The organisation is governed by a steering committee, but the SND operations are the responsibility of the SND Director.


The members of the steering committee are:

Carina Mallard (chair), Deputy Vice-Chancellor and professor at Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg

Ann-Sofie AxelssonHead of Department and Library Director, Chalmers University of Technology

Cecilia M. Björkdahl, Head of Compliance & Data Office (CDO), Karolinska Institutet

Lars Burman, Library director, Uppsala University

Håkan Carlsson, Library director, Lund University

Maria Haglund, Library director, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Linda Vidlund, Chief librarian, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Wilhelm Widmark, Library Director, Stockholm University

Anders Wåhlin, Associate professor and Director of Centre for Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Umeå University