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Research support services

The faculty’s research representative

Per Lundberg, professor at the Department of Biology, is the faculty’s research representative until 31 May 2022. You can turn to Lundberg if you require support or have questions about research activities (for example, questions regarding publication, author responsibility or research collaborations). The research representatives have a three year term of office, report annually to the faculty management and are part of a faculty-wide network.

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Get help with innovation, patents and commercialisation

LU Innovation is the hub for innovation and commercialisation at Lund University. The unit can help you with business development, patent advice, and legal and financial assistance. Through the holding company, the University can also help to found new research-based companies and license research results to established companies.

The Faculty of Science’s contact persons at LU Innovation are:

  • Thomas Rundqvist, business developer (tomas [dot] rundqvist [at] innovation [dot] lu [dot] se)
  • Per Mercke, patent adviser (per [dot] mercke [at] innovation [dot] lu [dot] se)

LU Innovation website

Get help with research funding 

Research Services at Lund University offers support and assistance for issues relating to external research funding. The unit has special responsibility for the EU research framework programmes. Research Services can provide support throughout the funding process, from application to completed project.

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