The Senate of the University

Vilnius University Senate is a collegiate governing and decision-making body of Vilnius University.

The Senate shall ensure the freedom of culture, research, and teaching at the University, collegial discussion of general academic affairs of the University and of other issues of direct relevance for the entire University community and adoption of by-laws necessary for their implementation; it shall supervise that the activity of both the Council and the Rector, proposals submitted by the community to the Rector and to the University organisational structures as well as any other initiatives are in conformity with the mission, objectives, tasks and principles and the general academic interests of the University.

The Senate consists of 41 members and serves a four-year term: 32 members are from University academic staff, 8 – University students' representatives and University rector, who is a Senate member by his own position (ex officio).

Current composition of the Senate was announced on 24 May 2018.

 

The Chairwoman of the Senate:

Prof. Dr. (HP) Dainora Pociūtė-Abukevičienė (Faculty of Philology)

Deputy Chairs of the Senate:

Prof. Dr. Darius Abramavičius (Faculty of Physics)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Arūnas Mickevičius (Faculty of Philosophy)

Members of the Senate – Academic Representatives of the Vilnius University Faculties:

Prof. Dr. Artūras Katelnikovas (Faculty of Chemistry and Geosciences)

Prof. Dr. Viktoras Masevičius (Faculty of Chemistry and Geosciences)

Prof. Dr. Darijus Veteikis (Faculty of Chemistry and Geosciences)

Prof. Dr. (HP) Romas Lazutka (Faculty of Economics and Business Administration)

Prof. Dr. (HP) Rimvydas Skyrius (Faculty of Economics and Business Administration)

Prof. Dr. Jurgis Pakerys (Faculty of Philology)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Antanas Kairys (Faculty of Philosophy)

Prof. Dr. Aidas Matijošius (Faculty of Physics)

Prof. Dr. (HP) Gintautas Tamulaitis (Faculty of Physics)

Prof. Dr. Eglė Lastauskienė (Life Sciences Center)

Dr. (HP) Rūta Navakauskienė (Life Sciences Center)

Dr. Vytautas Smirnovas (Life Sciences Center)

Dr. Česlovas Venclovas (Life Sciences Center)

Prof. Dr. (HP) Zenonas Butkus (Faculty of History)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nerijus Šepetys (Faculty of History)

Prof. Dr. Virginija Jurėnienė (Kaunas Faculty)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vytautas Evaldas Rudžionis (Kaunas Faculty)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Renata Matkevičienė (Faculty of Communication)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Marija Stonkienė (Faculty of Communication)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Martynas Manstavičius (Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rimantas Vaicekauskas (Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics)

Prof. Dr. (HP) Julius Žilinskas (Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics)

Prof. Dr. Eugenijus Gefenas (Faculty of Medicine)

Prof. Dr. (HP) Zita Aušrelė Kučinskienė (Faculty of Medicine)

Prof. Dr. Saulius Ročka (Faculty of Medicine)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nerija Putinaitė (Institute of International Relations and Political Science)

Prof. Dr. Ainė Ramonaitė (Institute of International Relations and Political Science)

Prof. Dr. Jurgita Paužaitė-Kulvinskienė (Faculty of Law)

Prof. Dr. Jonas Prapiestis (Faculty of Law)

The Rector of Vilnius University – Member of the Senate ex officio:

Prof. Dr. Rimvydas Petrauskas

Students' Representatives:

Ugnė Bičkauskaitė

Kornelija Buivydaitė

Andželika Jankauskytė

Julija Jarutytė

Justas Kvedaravičius

Vanesa Ražinskytė

Arnoldas Solovjovas

Daniel Šematovič