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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
  • authorship/publications
  • peer review/external expert assignments

The research representative reports annually to the faculty management and is part of a faculty-wide network.

Information about research ethics is also available on the Lund University Staff Pages

Research Services offer researchers and research teams support and help on issues concerning external research funding.

Read more about Research Services on the Lund University Staff Pages

Subscribe to newsletters on research fundin (link to Staff pages)

At the Faculty of Social Sciences there are a number of different research funding opportunities to apply for:

Faculty research funding

Lund University has central funds for promoting publishing in OA journals. 

Read more about how to apply for financial publishing support on the library's webbsite

External engagement is one of the University's main tasks and an important area for the Faculty of Social Sciences.

On these pages you will find inspiration and guidance to develop the external engagement at your department.

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.

More information about library support for researchers on the library's website.

Add impact to your research by writing popular for the British news service The Conversation.

More information about how to get published in The Conversation.

The faculty's Press Officer can also help you spread news about your research.

Read more about communication support

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.

Read more on the LU Innovation website 

Lund University offers a broad range of activities that contribute in different ways to your career development.

Read more on the Lund University Staff Pages

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.

Read about the the different options


Anna Meeuwisse
Vice Dean 
Head of Research and Research studies
+46 46 222 31 57
anna [dot] meeuwisse [at] soch [dot] lu [dot] se

Helen Wiman
Faculty Coordinator
+46 46 222 48 35
helen [dot] wiman [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se

Christer Jönsson. Foto.

The faculty's research representative

Christer Jönsson
christer [dot] jonsson [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 70 570 35 61
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