International Committee The International Committee at Nord University is a catalyst for activities related to internationalisation at the faculties and among the students. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter E-mail Print this page Main body committee MembersNord University's International Committee comprises 10 members, nominated for a three year period: 2017 - 2020. The Committee is chaired by the Pro-Rector for Education. Five committee members are elected from among the university's staff. The students (four committee members) are represented by the leaders of the International Student Union Bodø and International Student Union Steinkjer in addition to two representatives from the Student Parliament. Name Function Representative for SubstituteHanne Solheim HansenChairRectorate Kaja Skårdal HegstadMemberFaculty of Education and ArtsCharlotta LangejanHugo NordsethDeputy ChairFaculty of Social SciencesElisabeth LjungrenMargarita Novoa GarridoMemberFaculty of Biosciences and AquacultureMarit BjørnevikGrete Ingemann KnudsenMemberNord Business SchoolEllinor KirkfjellMalvin TorsvikMemberFaculty of Nursing and Health SciencesJose de PoolMemberISU - BodøJane MwangiAnatasia FedoseevaMemberISU - SteinkjerAlexander HjermindMemberStudent ParliamentHelene WikenJust Herman KornfeldtMemberStudent ParliamentØrjan PettersenMonica BrobakCommittee SecretaryInternationalisation UnitHanne Maren ReistadCommittee SecretaryInternationalisation Unitterms of referenceThe primary function of the International Committee is to stimulate internationalisation at the faculties and in the student community. Each meeting includes reports from representatives about completed, current and planned activities that form the core of the university's international engagement. The International Committee is an advisory body for the university management in matters relating to internationalisation.The International Committee shall contribute to stimulating activities related to internationalisation among faculties as well as among students.The International Committee shall develop action plans and report to the leadership about completed, current and planned activities that form the core of the university's international engagement. The International Committee shall drive forward internationalisation as the institution, and function as an information channel and a meeting place for different departments, faculties and students.The International Committee has authority to pass decisions within its terms of reference when more than half of the total members are present and cast votes. This number may include substitute members if permanent members are unable to attend. The International Committee manages cases pertaining to international studies, student exchange, development of the cooperation portfolio and the professional development and mobility of staff.