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Do you want to bring your expert insight to a global audience? Write for The Conversation!

The Conversation is a British news service where researchers can publish popular science and write about current events. This is a chance to add impact to your own research - but also contribute to the thorny issues and big questions of our time.

When you write for The Conversation you:

  • are given editorial support from a science journalist who helps with the entire process, from honing an idea to editing the text
  • get popular science writing tips
  • can access statistics on number of reads, comments, and where the article is republished 
  • approve the article before publication, eliminating the risk of being misquoted.

Read more about becoming an author on The Conversation's website

About The Conversation 

The Conversation is a not-for-profit collaboration between over 70 universities in the UK, aiming to add a valuable research perspective to our understanding of news and current affairs.

The Conversation has a monthly audience of 10.7 million users, and a reach of 38.2 million through Creative Commons republication, that is the articles are free to share as long as you follow the republishing guidelines and credit the author and his/her university.

Lund University became a member in 2017, as the first Scandinavian University.

Read articles from Lund University at the Conversation


Ulrika Oredsson
Press Officer & Research Communications Officer
+46 46 222 70 28
+46 70 147 27 40 
ulrika [dot] oredsson [at] kommunikation [dot] lu [dot] se

Lotte Billing
Journalist, Press and Media
Lund university
+46 727 07 45 46
lotte [dot] billing [at] kommunikation [dot] lu [dot] se