On November 28, the elections of rector of Rīga Stradiņš University will take place. According to the Law on Institutions of Higher Education and RSU Constitution, rector is elected by RSU Constitutional Assembly and approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Latvia for a five year term.
Two candidates have applied for the rector’s position – Professor Jānis Gardovskis, current rector (in office since 2008), and Professor Jānis Vētra, former RSU rector from 1992 till 2007.
Professor Jānis Gardovskis Professor Jānis Vētra
Professor Jānis Gardovskis
Professor Jānis Vētra
For more candidate details and election rules please visit see the University's website in Latvian.