COUNCIL
 

Council

Structure of the Council


Following Paragraph 3 of Article 20 of the Law on Higher Education and Research of the Republic of Lithuania (Official Gazette, 2009, No. 54-2140, 61, 101) “<...> members of the Council shall be appointed and recalled by the Minister of Education and Science on the recommendation of the Council of Higher Education, upon hearing the opinion of the higher education institution. The Minister of Education and Science shall publicly announce the composition of the Council”.
The Ruling of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania of 22 December 2011 (Official Gazette, 2011, No. 160-7591 (28 December 2011)) declared that the majority provisions of Paragraph 2 of Article 20 (Article 20 Paragraph 2, Clauses 1-10, 13 and 15) of the Law on Higher Education and Research of the Republic of Lithuania (wording of 30 April 2009; Official Gazette, 2009, No. 54-2140, 61, 101) contradict Paragraph 3 of Article 40 of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania and the constitutional principle of the state under the rule of law. Taking into account the aforesaid decision, the analogous provisions of the Statute of Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, that define competence of the Council, may not be applied.
Taking into account the aforesaid, the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania expressed his opinion by Note No. SR-520 of 1 February 2012 that the University Council has to be formed after the amendments to Article 20 and other articles of the Law on Higher Education and Research of the Republic of Lithuania are adopted and corrections in the Statute of Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences resulted in by the above-mentioned amendments are approved by the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania.
Following the aforesaid and the recommendations of the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania, the Council of the University shall be newly formed according to projected amendments to the Law on Higher Education and Research and to the Statute of Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences approved in accordance with the established procedure.


Members of the Council


Council of the Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences
(2013-04-05 – 2018-04-05)

Chairman of the Council
Henrikas Algirdas Juškevičius

Deputy Chairman of the Council
Prof. Dr. Habil. Algirdas Raslanas

Council members:

Prof. Habil. Dr. Marijona Barkauskaitė
Prof. Dr. Antanas Kiveris
Prof. Dr. Gintautas Kundrotas
Teresa Dešukienė
Gražina Drėmaitė
Miša Jakobas
Ramutė Mečkauskienė
Greta Mažul