Division of Marketing and Public Relations

Employees of the Div. of Marketing and Public Relation Autunm 2013

 

The Division of Marketing and Public Relations is one of six service and support divisions of the central administration at the University of Iceland. The division collaborates closely with the University's governance, academic schools and faculties. The role of the Division of Marketing and Public Relations is to further the reputation of the University.


Employees have varied educational and professional background that creates a dynamic team to tackle the different tasks and responsibilities:


Directors of marketing and web in each school:

The UI Public Information Office is operated as part of the Division of Marketing and Public Relations. Sigurlaug Hrefna Sverrisdóttir heads the Information Office, located on level 1 of the Main Building, and her co-workers are Eva Ingibjörg Sumarliðadóttir and Eydís Þuríður Jónsdóttir.


Role of the Division of Marketing and Public Relations

The University of Iceland places great emphasis on providing information for the public on ongoing research and projects. Every year, a magazine with interviews with lecturers, scientists and students who are working on diverse research projects within the university, is published. The UI magazine also gives an excellent overview of other activities at the university. 

The Division of Marketing and Public Relations manages communications, promotions and marketing within the University and defines its policy in this field in collaboration with the University‘s governance, the five academic schools, and the UoI council for marketing & public relations. Furthermore, the Division of Marketing and Public Relations regulates brand design within the University in co-operation with the same parties that publish it. 

Examples of the tasks attended to by the Division of Marketing and Public Relations are publications of promotional material, publishing academic programmes, the university's website, media relations, supervision of large scale events, the dissemination of scientific matters aimed at children and young people, switchboard operation and information services, etc.

The Division of Marketing and Public Relations is located in the Main Building, level 2 South.

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