- takes care of the centre’s operating preconditions,
- strengthens the centre’s common strategy,
- approves the annual action plan and budget,
- directs and supports the work of the Director as well as
- approves the annual activity report of the centre.
|Aalto University Foundation||Professor, Dr. Ilkka Tittonen||Professor, Dr. Keijo Nikoskinen|
|Lappeenranta University of Technology||Postdoctoral researcher, Dr. Virpi Junttila||Postdoctoral researcher, Dr. Johanna Naukkarinen|
|University of Eastern Finland||University lecturer, Dr. Mervi Asikainen||Professor, Dr. Sari Havu-Nuutinen|
|University of Helsinki||Professor, Dr. Juha Oikkonen||Professor, Dr. Ismo Koponen|
|University of Jyväskylä||Professor, Dr. Jan Lundell||Professor, Dr. Tommi Kärkkäinen|
|University of Lapland||University lecturer, Dr. Anna-Maija Partanen||University teacher, M.Sc. Pieti Tolvanen|
|University of Oulu||Professor, Dr. Jouni Pursiainen||University lecturer, Dr. Sari Harmoinen|
|University of Tampere & TTY Foundation||University lecturer, Dr. Riikka Lahtinen||University lecturer, Dr. Jorma Joutsenlahti|
|University of Turku||Professor, Dr. Erkki Sutinen||Docent, Dr. Mikko-Jussi Laakso|
|University of Vaasa||University lecturer, Dr. Jaakko Yli-Ojanperä||Professor, Dr. Tommi Sottinen|
|Åbo Akademi University||Professor, Dr. Ronald Österbacka||Professor, Dr. Kirsti Hemmi|
|LUMA Centre of Central Ostrobothnia||Professor, Dr. Ismo Hakala||Professor, Dr. Ulla Lassi|
|LUMA Centre Päijänne Tavastia||Professor, Dr. Rauni Strömmer||University lecturer, Dr. Jarkko Lampiselkä|
The Director handles the operational management of the centre under the action plan. The Director also prepares the decisions for the Board.
The Rector of the University of Helsinki appoints the director for a three-year term, after consulting the partner universities.
During the term January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2019 the Director is Professor, Dr. Maija Aksela from the University of Helsinki.