Previous Themes


On this page you will find the names of previous Themes and the years when they were active at the Institute.

Teman 2018-2019


Proteinskiften (the Protein Shifts)

Urban Creativity



Teman 2017-2018

Luften i afrikanska länder / Air in African Cities


Nature of Peace

Social Innovation


Teman 2016-2017

The Annual Report

Energy Justice

A Plurality of Lives

Work and Organization in the Digital Age


Teman 2015-2016

The Credit Society




Teman 2014-2015


Sustainable Welfare

Healthy Indoor Environments - a holistic approach

Exploring Challenges for New Big Science


Teman 2013-2014

Exploring the "Animal Turn": Changing perspectives on human-animal relations in science, society and culture

IMPROVE - IMPROving the Visual Environment for all

DigiTrust - Privacy, Identity and Legitimacy in the Digital Society


For more information, please go to Lund University research portal

 Follow this link to search for Themes in the Lund University research portal 


What is it like to work at the Institute, and what happens after? Three previous Themes share their experiences at the Institute´s 10 year jubilee.


How Astrobiology became Plurality of Lives 

presentation: How Astrobiology became Plurality of Lives

Bioinspired Energy - splendid ideas in search of funding 

presentation by the Theme Bioinspired Energy


Healthy Indoor Environments paved the way for new research and a centre 

Healthy Indoor Environments