Secretariat – University of Copenhagen

The Secretariat undertakes a number of interdisciplinary tasks. The Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences is organized in teams around the following areas:


Team Leader Trine Klitgaard Bro
Recruitment, enrolment, supervision and statistics.


Team Leader Birgitte Nielsen
Project registration, project monitoring, financial reporting, project accounting. DR10 funds, quarterly status reports, internal projects and funding, budgets (external funding)

Funding, Innovation & Strategy 

Team Leader Christine Kastrup
Funding calls, Application support, budgets (external applications), contracts and patents, project management, strategy and Lobby 

Team Leader Birgitte Lohse Meinertz
Employment, retirement, holiday and leave, salary, illness
Communications Officer Lene Sparsø Thygesen
External and internal communication; branding, press contact, web, intranet and recruiting students

Team Leader Birgitte K. Pedersen
Teaching, study and education administration


Team Leader Lene Mariager
Mail, garbage, laundry, toner for copy machines, practical assistance

Section Secretaries

Team Leader Jette Højgaard
Travel arrangements, registration of holiday and sick leave, courses and exams, purchasing, CURIS, booking of meeting rooms