About the department

About the department

Developing quality is a collective project; ISL therefore aims to stimulate a culture of collaboration and sharing of experiences.

The Department of Language and Literature has approximately 150 academic and administrative staff. The research is organized in two divisions, the Division for language and communication, and the Division for literature and culture.

ISL´s management team consist of Head of department, Deputy head of education, Deputy head of research, Head of office in addition to the heads of the two research divisions: Division of language and communication and Division of literature and culture, as well as two of the department’s heads of study programmes.

The employees of the department have an elected department board as their structure of codetermination.

Strategy 2020-2025