NSU Board

The NSU Board is its executive body. The board consists of five members,  four of which must be representatives from different Nordic or Baltic countries. The president and board members are elected by participants of NSU to serve for one calendar year at a time.  Areas of responsibility are divided among the board members and include- economy, press and archive, study program, communication and PR, external relations, and management of internal board affairs. Board meetings take place in person a minimum of four times a year.

Protocols from board meetings are made public and can be found on this website. Archive >>

Board 2018:

Kristian Guttesen (Denmark)
Board member West Nordic Region, Denmark 2018
guttesen [at] gmail.com
In charge of: ...


Disa Kamula (Finland)
Chair Finland 201-2018, Vice-Chair Finland 2013-2015
disa.kamula [at] nsuweb.org
Chair 2018. Previously: Chair 2017, Leader of Arrkom in 2016; in the board 2015 in charge of: NSU Economy. Contact for: the study circles 5, 7, X and the Ad hoc seminars.


Johanna Sjöstedt (Sweden)
Board member Sweden, 2016-2018
johanna.sjostedt [at] nsuweb.org
In charge of: NSU Press. Contact for: Study Circles 1 and 3. Previously in 2015 in charge of: NSU Communication, i.e. PR, web, newsletters & archive. Contact for: Study Circles 3 and 4, as well as the NSU keynotes.


Eret Talviste ()
Board member Baltic States 2018
talviste.eret [at] gmail.com
In charge of: ...


Ben Tyrer (United Kingdom)
Board member International 2017-2018
ben.tyrer [at] nsuweb.org
In charge of: Study Program. Contact for: Study Circles 2 and 5. Previously: Study Circle 4: Psychoanalysis in Our Time


Deputies 2018:

Gro Hellesdatter Jacobsen (Denmark)
Deputy Denmark 2017
ghja [at] ucsyd.dk
Deputy Denmark 2017 Previously: Deputy Denmark 2016, Study Circle 1: Transformations in welfare in the Nordic countries


Mogens Chrom Jacobsen (Denmark)
Coordinator Study Circle 5, Deputy Denmark 2017-2018
chrom [at] cegetel.net
Deputy Denamark 2017, Study Circle 5: International Relations and Human Rights


Synne Myreböe (Sweden)
Coordinator Study Circle 3, Deputy Denmark 2018
synne.myreboe [at] umu.se
Study Circle 3: Feminist Philosophy: Ehtics


Johan Söderberg (Sweden)
Coordinator Study Circle 6, Deputy Sweden 2018
johan.soderberg [at] sts.gu.se
Study Circle 6: Appropriating science and technology for societal change


Raine Vasquez (Finland)
Deputy Finland 2017, 2018
raine.vasquez [at] gmail.com
Deputy Finland 2017 Previously: Study Circle 2: Appearances of the Political, Coordinator 2 2014-2016