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Governance

In accordance to the Statute of Klaipėda University the activities of the Institute of Baltic Region History and Archaeology are guided by the Governing Body and Director of the Institute.

Director of the Institute
By 16 May 2017 Order No. P-561 of the Rector of Klaipėda University Doc Dr Silva Pocytė was appointed Director of the Institute for a term of one year.

The Governing Body of the Institute
The Governing Body of the Institute of Baltic Region History and Archaeology is a self-governing academic authority in charge of coordination of BRIAI activities jointly with Director of the Institute. The Governing Body decides on the major issues of the Institute’s activities. It is elected for the five year term in the procedure set forth in the Regulations for Elections of the Institute Governing Bodies approved by the Senate of Klaipėda University.

The Governing Body of BRIAI formed in December 2015 in accordance to the 22 October 2015 Resolution of the Senate of Klaipeda University (nine members):

Doc Dr Gintautas Zabiela, Chairman of the Governing Body
Prof Dr Vygantas Vareikis, Deputy Chairman
Doc Dr Audronė Bliujienė, Secretary
Dr Rimantas Miknys
Doc Dr Silva Pocytė
Dr Vasilijus Safronovas
Prof Dr hab. Vladas Žulkus
Mgr Gvidas Slah, students representative
Tomas Veselis, students representative

List of members of previous Governing Bodies
List of the Governing Body members during the 2nd term of office (February-December 2015):

Doc Dr Gintautas Zabiela, Chairman of the Governing Body
Dr Vytautas Jokubauskas, Deputy Chairman
Doc Dr Audronė Bliujienė, Secretary
Dr Rimantas Miknys
Doc Dr Silva Pocytė
Doc Dr Vacys Vaivada
Prof Dr hab. Vladas Žulkus
PhD student Gvidas Slah, students representative
PhD student Justas Stončius, students representative

It was formed in February 2015 in accordance to the 22 January 2015 Resolution of the previous Governing Body of BRIAI.

List of the Governing Body members during the 1st term of office (February 2010 – February 2015):

Prof Dr hab. Vladas Žulkus, Chairman of the Governing Body
Prof Dr Rimantas Sliužinskas, Deputy Chairman
Doc Dr Nijole Strakauskaitė, Secretary
Doc Dr Audronė Bliujienė
Prof Dr hab. Algirdas Girininkas
Doc Dr Silva Pocytė
PD Dr Joachim Tauber
Dr Vasilijus Safronovas, students representative
Vita Bukantaitė, students representative

It was formed in February 2010 in accordance to the 25 September 2009 Resolution No. 11-7 of the Senate of Klaipeda University.

In accordance with the Statute of Klaipėda University the Governing Body of the Institute performs the following functions:
1) deliberates and approves the development plan for the Institute;
2) deliberates and approves internal regulations of the Institute in compliance with the Statute of the University;
3) deliberates and approves annual income and expenditure estimate allocated to the Institute;
4) deliberates on research programs and submits for approval of the Senate;
5) deliberates on curricula and submits for approval of the Senate;
6) evaluates the quality of the research conducted in the Institute;
7) elects chairman and vice-chairman of the Governing Body of the Institute;
8) considers candidatures for the position of the Institute’s director from among researchers or acclaimed artists, and gives recommendations to Rector;
9) determines the number of deputy directors;
10) considers candidatures for the position of heads of subdivisions and recommends them to Rector;
11) makes proposals to Rector on organization, establishment, discontinuance or reorganization of laboratories and other subdivisions;
12) forms committees for the purpose of deliberation and decision-making regarding major issues of the Institute’s activities;
13) hears and approves annual report on research activities of the Institute produced by director. In the event of disapproval, the Governing Body of the Institute proposes a motion on resignation of director to Rector and the Senate;
14) hears and approves annual reports on activities submitted by the heads of subdivisions. In the event of disapproval of an annual report, the Governing Body of the Institute proposes a motion on resignation of the head of a subdivision to Rector;
15) proposes a motion to the Senate on award of the titles of associate professor, professor, honorary doctorate of the University and other degrees with regard to an individual’s achievements in the area of science, research, arts and teaching and/or merits to the society;
16) deliberates and decides on other issues relevant to the activities of the Institute.

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