Quality Board for Higher Education in Iceland


Research Evaluation Advisory Committee (REAC) is a subcommittee of the Board, charged with supporting the evaluation of research management in the universities and proposing ways that research outputs and impact could be evaluated in the future, in line with international best practices.

Andrea Nolan, Chair, Principal & Vice Chancellor of Edinburgh Napier University (from March 2024)

Piergiorgio Consagra, Doctoral Student, University of Iceland (nominated by the National Union of Icelandic Students)

Christian Schultze, International Relations and Research Manager, Agricultural University of Iceland

Elín Díana Gunnarsdóttir, Pro-Rector, University of Akureyri

Anna Bergljót Gunnarsdóttir, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Iceland (nominated by the Rectors' Conference). Alternate: Gabriel Marc Marie Jouan, Postdoctoral researcher, Reykjavik University.

Halldór Jónsson, Director of the Division of Science and Innovation, University of Iceland

Anna Guðrún Edvardsdóttir, Research Manager, Hólar University

Kasper Kristensen, Research Manager, Bifröst University

Hulda Stefánsdóttir, Dean of Academic Development, Iceland University of the Arts

Kristján Kristjánsson, Director of Research and Information Technology, Reykjavík University

Freysteinn Sigmundsson, Chair of the Science and Innovation Council

Sara Stef. Hildardóttir, Project Manager of Research Services and Open Access, National and University Library of Iceland

Katrín Frímannsdóttir, Director of Strategy and Quality, University of Iceland (nominated by the Quality Council)

View Quality Board and REAC Minutes

REAC Membership and Remit

Resources for Research