NoPSA Board



Nordic Political Science Association

NoPSA Board

NoPSA has a board counting at least two members each from the political science associations of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The board elects a chairperson from amongst its members. The board also appoints a secretary. The chairperson is elected for a period of three years and may not be re-elected for the following three-year period. The election takes place at the board meeting held in connection with the nopsa congress. The secretary is elected for the same three-year period as the chairperson.


Board members 2017-2020

Flemming Juul Christiansen (President), Roskilde University, Denmark.


Michael Seeberg, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark


Guri Rosen, University of Oslo, Norway

Board member from 2018


Marianne Riddervold,Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway

Board member from 2018


Eva Heiða Önnudóttir, University of Iceland, Iceland.


Grétar Þór Eyþórsson, University of Akureyri, Iceland.


Isak Vento, University of Helsinki, Finland.


Staffan Himmelroos, Åbo Akdademi, Finland.


Jan Olsson; örebro University, Sweden.


Ulrika Mörth, Stockholm University, Sweden.


Rune Karlsen, Institute for Social research, Norway.

Board member 2017-2018


Anders Ravik Jupskås, University of Oslo, Norway.

Board member 2017-2018


NoPSA Secretary 2017-2020

Tina Øllgaard Bentzen, Roskilde Universitet, Denmark.



Presidents 1975-2017


1975 Stein Rokkan, University of Bergen


1976-1978 Henry Valen, Oslo University


1978-1981 Nils Elvander, Uppsala University


1981-1984 Gunnar Sjöblom, University of Copenhagen


1984-1987 Dag Anckar, Åbo Akademi University


1987-1990 Kjell A. Eliassen, Bedriftsøkonomisk Institutt, Oslo


1990-1993 Bo Särlvik, University of Gothenburg


1993-1996 Finn Bruun, Aarhus University


1996-1999 Jan Sundberg, University of Helsinki


1999-2002 Nina Raaum, University of Bergen


2002-2005 Sten Berglund, Örebro University


2005-2008 Erik Albaek, Aarhus University


2008-2011 Lauri Karvonen, Åbo Akademi University


2011-2014 Oddbjørn Knutsen, Oslo University


2014-2017 Ulrika Mörth, Stockholm University



Previous board members 1975-2017


1975-1978 1978-1981 1981-1984 1984-1987 1987-1990


1990-1993 1993-1996 1996-1999 1999-2002 2002-2005


2005-2008 2008-2011 2011-2014 2014-2017



Nordic Members of IPSA's Excutive Committee


Complete List, 1950-2018



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