Research excellence areas
Research that meets the challenges of our time
Society is facing major global challenges in areas such as digitalisation, sustainability, health and human rights. Lund University's research contributes to meeting these and several other challenges facing humanity.
Our research generates new knowledge for disease prevention, healthier living, improved diagnostics and innovative treatments.
Better health – new advances in medicine, life and health
New technologies are essential for society, for treatment of diseases and for the development of efficient, clean and secure energy.
Future technology – advanced technologies that are changing our lives as we know it
Through interdisciplinary collaboration, we can address global social problems, promote human rights and contribute to social sustainability.
Open societies – challenges in sustainable community building and democracy
Our research contributes to a better understanding of the problems around us, but also to solving current and future environmental and climate crises.
Sustainable planet – environmental and sustainability challenges
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