The Equality and Inclusion Committee (LIU) at the University of Agder is an initiating and advisory body appointed by the University Board. The purpose of the committee is to promote real equality at the University of Agder regardless of gender, ethnicity and functional abilities.
The committee has, in accordance with the adopted adjustment agreement for the institution, a special responsibility as an initiating and advisory body related to gender equality issues within the framework set by the Basic Agreement, the staff regulations and the adjustment agreement.
The "Act relating to equality and a prohibition against discrimination" is fundamental to the work of LIU.
Equality and Inclusion Committee 2019-2023
The term of committee appointments coincides with the term of the Board.
Chair Vice Rector Hans Kjetil Lysgård
Professor Robin Rolfhamre
Adviser Ole Thomas Grimsli
Project Manager Gro Elisabeth Lundevik
Dean Kristin Wallevik
Associate Professor Ephrem Taddesse
Project Manager Elna Svege
Adviser Nina Falsen Krohn
Associate Professor Tormod Bjørkkjær
Professor Tor Vegge
Senior Counsel Sevleta Memic
Associate Professor Jaziar Radianti
Senior Adviser Eirik Rustad
Students are elected for a one-year term
Bendik Hagen and Susann Kvam
1. Ida Kjølsø and 2. Rolf B. Larsen
All faculties are represented, and each faculty has proposed two persons, one representative and one personal deputy, where both men and women are represented and at least one is employed in an academic position.