SASNET’s Board was dissolved on 30 September 2010, currently SASNET is working directly under the supervision of the Vice Chancellor, Lund University.
Members of the Board,
January 1, 2007 – September 30, 2010:
Cederlöf, Associate Professor,
Other members of the board:
Representatives for Lund University:
Gooch, PhD, Division
of Human Ecology, Dept. of European Ethnology.
Kinnvall, Associate Professor, Dept. of Political Science.
– Jan Magnusson,
Assistant Professor, School of Social Work (2003–2005 working
at the Centre for East and South-East Asian
Studies, ACE, as Director
of Studies for the Masters Programme in Asian Studies).
– Staffan Lindberg,
of Sociology. Director/Coordinator for SASNET till 30 June 2007. Curriculum
Myrvold, Assistant Professor, Dept.
of History and Anthropology of Religion, Centre for Theology
and Religious Studies.
Representatives for other Swedish Universities and Colleges:
– Prosun Bhattacharya, Associate Professor, Dept.
of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of
Technology (KTH), Stockholm.
Stålsby Lundborg, Professor, Division
of Global Health (IHCAR),
Karolinska Institutet Medical University, Stockholm.
of SASNET’s board)
Sardella, PhD candidate, Dept.
of Literature, History of Ideas, and Religion, Göteborg University.
– Per Hilding, PhD, Dept. of Economic
Orjuela, PhD, Division
of Peace and Development Research (PADRIGU), School of Global
Studies, Göteborg University.
– Per Drougge, PhD candidate, Dept. of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University.
Representative for students, especially PhD candidates:
– Elenor Lissel, PhD candidate, Faculty of Law, Lund University
– Vacant (to be decided upon by Lund university student unions association, LUS)
Representative for Nordic Universities:
– Neil Webster, senior researcher,
Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), Copenhagen,
– Arild Engelsen Ruud,
of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (IKOS), University
of Oslo, Norway.
Representative for Swedish NGOs:
– Bengt Kristiansson, former General Secretary, Swedish
Committee for Afghanistan.
– Eva Hägerstrand,
Coordinator, Swallows India-Bangladesh
All members of the board, except the representatives for students, were originally appointed by the Vice Chancellor, Lund University, for a period up till
31 December 2009. The students representatives are appointed by Lund university student unions association, for a period of one year at a time. On November 26, 2009, the Vice Chancellor, Lund University, decided to prolong the period for the current board to September 30, 2010.
Root node Staff:
Personal web page.
Phone: +46 (0)46 222 3606
Mobile: +46 (0)70 301 7727
Eklund, Deputy Director/Webmaster.
Phone: +46 (0)46 222 7340
Mobile: +46 (0)731 50 88 44
• Julia Velkova, Assistant Webmaster,
working full-time from 1 July – 31 December 2011.
Phone: +46 (0)706 806 499
Postal address: SASNET,
Scheelevägen 15 D, SE-223 70
(how to find there!)
Visiting address: Ideon Research Village, House Alfa 1
(first floor, room no. 2041 and 2042), in the premises of the
Centre for East and South East Asian Studies at Lund University
Phone: +46 (0)46 222 73 40 (Lars) &
+46 (0)46 222 36 06 (Anna)
Fax: +46 (0)46 222 30 41
Internal university postcode: 61
University cost centre: 859581
The office is manned: Weekdays 917.
Welcome for a visit, but please call in advance. E-mail communication
is always the best way to reach us.
Administration: SASNET belongs to the so-called Special
Activities of Lund University (Särskilda verksamheter).
The Centre for East and South East Asian Studies provides SASNET
with some administrative assistance, whereas the personnel administration
is managed by the International Office – part of Lund University’s
Reading room: A small library,
with South Asia related magazines (including the leading peer-reviewed
journals) and doctoral theses from the Nordic universities,
is kept at the SASNET root node office at Lund. Visitors are