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The Department's Opening Hours

The Department of Sociology's temporary offices in Allhelgonskolan on Bredgatan 26 are closed to visitors. Contact the relevant employee to make an appointment.


Department of Sociology

Visiting address: Bredgatan 26 (Allhelgonaskolan), Lund
Postal address: Box 114, SE-221 00 LUND, SWEDEN

Head of Department and Directors of Studies

Head of Department

Magnus Karlsson
Email: magnus [dot] karlsson [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: +46 46 222 87 25

Deputy Head of Department

Simon Turner
Email: simon [dot] turner [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: +46 46 222 88 65

Director of Studies for Sociology and Social Anthropology

Axel Fredholm 
Email: axel [dot] fredholm [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: +46 46 222 47 32

Director of Doctoral Studies

Sara Eldén
Email: sara [dot] elden [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se (sara[dot]elden[at]soc[dot]lu[dot]se)
Telephone: +46 46 222 04 36

Study Advisors/Student Counselling

Email: studievagledare [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se

Read about how the study advisers can assist you.

Student Offices

Email: info [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se (info[at]soc[dot]lu[dot]se)

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HR, economy and caretaker

HR Coordinator

Anna Melin, Faculty of Social Sciences
Telephone: +46 46 222 87 69
Email: Anna [dot] Melin [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se (anna[dot]melin[at]sam[dot]lu[dot]se)


Michelle Neese, Faculty of Social Sciences
Telephone: +46 46 222 33 09
Email: Michelle [dot] Neese [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se (michelle[dot]neese[at]sam[dot]lu[dot]se)


Malin Möller
Telephone: +46 46 222 60 34
Email: malin [dot] moller [at] service [dot] lu [dot] se (malin[dot]moller[at]service[dot]lu[dot]se)

Personal data management

Lund University handles your personal data in accordance with current legislation. GDPR is the General Data Protection Regulation.

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Find your building in the area "Paradiset"

What does "hus" mean?

Hus is Swedish for House. And "rum" means "room". Look for these words on your schedule to find your way to class!

Find your schedule in TimeEdit.

The Sociology Department's yellow brick building.