The executive responsibility for the work at the department is carried out by the Head of the Department (Magnus Nermo) and the Deputy Head of the Department (Charlotta Stern). The Head of the Department is assisted by, the administrative manager (Thomas Nordgren), the director of studies for undergraduate and master level (Peter Åkerbäck), the director of graduate studies (Sunnee Billingsley) and the deputy director of studies for all levels (Anna-Carin Haag).
 

The Department board makes decisions on strategic matters, operational guidelines, course syllabi, course readings, admission of PhD students, and appointments of permanent staff.

The Department board meets once a month.

Members of the board of the Department of Sociology, 2018-2020

Chair

Faculty representatives

Representatives of administrative and technical staff

Representatives of related research institutes (CHESS, SCORE, SOFI, SoRAD)

Doctoral students representatives

Undergraduate student representatives

PAO student representative