Research for innovation

Halmstad University has two profile areas, Health Innovation, and Smart Cities and Communities – and three areas with the right to award doctorates: Information Technology, Innovation Sciences and Health Sciences. The profile areas are the base for the Knowledge Foundation – Environment called Research for Innovation.

Organisation and management

Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is under reconstruction.

Management council

  • Stephen Hwang, Vice-Chancellor
  • Thorsteinn Rögnvaldsson, Programme Director
  • Pernilla Nilsson, Pro Vice-Chancellor
  • Anders Nelson, Deputy Vice-Chancellor
  • Max Lundberg, Programme Coordinator

Management group

  • Thorsteinn Rögnvaldsson, Chair and Programme Director
  • Magnus Holmén, Research Leader CIEL
  • Petra Svedberg, representative CVHI
  • Slawomir Nowaczyk, Research Leader ITE
  • Jens Nygren, Programme Director Health Innovation
  • Magnus Jonsson, Programme Director Smart Cities and Communities
  • Max Lundberg, Programme Coordinator
  • Christel Sjunnesson, Research Support Coordinator