Here you can learn about different kinds of support for researchers at the Faculty of Social Sciences.
Christer Jönsson, professor emeritus, is the research representative at the Faculty of Social Sciences. You can turn to him for advice, guidance and informal confidential conversations about problems and dilemmas concerning good scientific practice. This may apply to, for example:
- research collaborations
- peer review/external expert assignments
The research representative reports annually to the faculty management and is part of a faculty-wide network.
Research Services offer researchers and research teams support and help on issues concerning external research funding.
At the Faculty of Social Sciences there are a number of different research funding opportunities to apply for:
Lund University has central funds for promoting publishing in OA journals.
External engagement is one of the University's main tasks and an important area for the Faculty of Social Sciences.
The Social Sciences Faculty libraries (Sambib in Lund and Campus Helsingborg’s library) provide support and service in various aspects of the research process, for example support and help to register and publish information i LUCRIS and support in research data management.
Add impact to your research by writing popular for the British news service The Conversation.
The faculty's Press Officer can also help you spread news about your research.
LU Innovation provides support to researchers to transform research results and ideas into new products, services or methods on the market. They can also help you with business development, patent advice, legal advice and funding.
As an employee of Lund University, you have the opportunity to take advantage of the many established networks and contacts to develop new international collaborations.
Head of Research and Research studies
+46 46 222 31 57
anna [dot] meeuwisse [at] soch [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 46 222 48 35
helen [dot] wiman [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se
The Research Board is tasked with promoting research at the faculty and constitutes an information channel between the faculty and departments.