The Senate is the collegial governing body for the University’s academic affairs; its activities are based on the principles of member equality, publicity, collegial decision making and academic freedom. The Senate operates in accordance with the Law on Science and Studies of the Republic of Lithuania, the University’s Statute, the Senate’s rules of procedure and other legislation.

Senate’s Composition

The Senate consists of 49 members and serves a five-year term. Senate members can be members of the University’s academic community and administration, who are included in the Senate according to their position, as well as prominent scientists from other research and educational institutions, lecturers, recognised artists and students. The Senate consists of 10 student representatives, 24 members in the position of professor or chief researcher, 14 members in the position of associate professor or senior researcher. The Rector’s position makes him/her a member of the Senate.

Current composition of the Senate was announced on 29 March 2021 (extract of the meeting protocol of the Senate Electoral Commission No. 6 of 29 03 2021-in lithuanian).

The Senate has confirmed 4 permanent committees – Research and Innovations, Studies, Student Affairs and Strategic Development and Finances.

      • Senate’s members email addresses are formed according to the following scheme without using Lithuanian letters:
      • Senate’s members-students email addresses are formed according to the following scheme without using Lithuanian letters:

Senate’s management

Prof. Dr. Žilvinas Nakutis

Chairman of the Senate, Professor at Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Studentų g. 50-443, Kaunas

Prof. Dr. Daiva Leskauskaitė

Deputy Chairwoman of the Senate, Professor at Faculty of Chemical Technology

Radvilėnų pl. 19-114,

Gitana Marmaitė

Executive Assistant to the Vice-Rector

K. Donelaičio gatvė 73-416, Kaunas
phone: +370 (37) 300 012, +370 (687) 68 281

Prof. Dr. Brigita Janiūnaitė

Secretary of the Senate, Professor at Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts

A. Mickevičiaus g. 37-1202,
phone: +370 686 08 927

Research and Innovation Committee

Prof. Dr. Habil. Sigitas Tamulevičius

Chairman of the Committee, Institute of Materials Science

K. Baršausko gatvė 59, Kaunas
phone: +370 686 12 300

  1. Deputy Chairwoman – Telešienė Audronė, professor
  2. Secretary – Zeleniakienė Daiva, assoc. professor

4. Alzbutas Robertas – professor,
5. Domeika Aurelijus – senior researcher,
6. Janiūnaitė Brigita – professor,
7. Kasperė Ramunė – professor,
8. Kaškonas Paulius – senior researcher,
9. Kederienė Vilija – assoc. professor,
10. Maskeliūnas Rytis – professor,
11. Milašius Rimvydas – professor,

12. Morkūnaitė Lina – student,
13. Petraitė Monika – professor,
14. Raišutis Renaldas – chief researcher,
15. Rudžionis Žymantas – professor,
16. Stankevičiūtė Živilė – assoc. professor,
17. Svilainis Linas – professor,
18. Šiaučiūnas Raimundas – professor.

Studies Committee

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dainora Maumevičienė

Chairwoman of the Committee, Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

A. Mickevičiaus gatvė 37-115, Kaunas
phone: +370 687 20 774

  1. Deputy Chairwoman – Stasiulienė Laura, assoc. professor
  2. Secretary – Orinaitė Ugnė, student

4. Barauskas Rimantas – professor,
5. Grigošaitis Matas – student,
6. Jankauskaitė Virginija – professor,
7. Janušas Giedrius – professor,
8. Juzėnas Kazimieras – assoc. professor,

9. Kornijevskytė Paulina – student,
10. Kliučininkas Linas – professor,
11. Narkevičienė Bronė – assoc. professor,
12. Pilinkienė Vaida – professor,
13. Repečkienė Aušra – assoc. professor.

Student Affairs

Ignas Galicinas

Chairman of the Committee, student


  1. Deputy Chairwoman – Grigonytė Giedrė, student
  2. Secretary – Kudabaitė Marija, student

4. Baltakys Kęstutis – professor,
5. Čeponis Jonas – assoc. professor,
6. Leskauskaitė Daiva – professor,
7. Paškauskaitė Skaistė – student,
8. Stonkutė Evelina – student.

Strategic Development and Finance Commitee

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zenonas Valančius

Chairman of the Committee, Faculty of Chemical Technology

Radvilėnų pl. 19-162, Kaunas
phone: +370 685 59 393

2. Deputy Chairwoman – Adlienė Diana, professor
3. Secretary – Černeckas Danas, student

4. Butkienė Rita – assoc. professor,
5. Gimžauskienė Edita – professor,
6. Valinevičius Algimantas – professor,
7. Vilkauskas Andrius – senior researcher.

Senate_2016-2021 (in Lithuanian)

Senate 2021 (in Lithuanian)