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For BECC members

Useful information about our research environment

As a researcher within BECC you have access to a wide network of colleagues within different disciplines, as well as the possibility to administrative and financial support on different issues. On these pages, we have gathered useful information for those of you who are researchers and PhDs connected to BECC.

On these pages you can find useful information about our research environment, important contact information and how BECC's resources can be applied and used for, and more.

Take-home messages from the annual meeting workshop

At the annual meeting 2023 we organised a workshop on scientific breakthroughs. Here is a short summary with key take-home-messages:

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Administrative assistance and funding possibilities

How to apply for research funding within BECC – and for what. Please note that you have to be connected to BECC in order to apply for funding.

Funding instruments

BECC researchers

Lund University

You can find BECC research outputs at Lund University's Research Portal.

University of Gothenburg

BECC researchers at the University of Gothenburg

Contact information

E-mail: josefin [dot] madjidian [at] cec [dot] lu [dot] se (josefin[dot]madjidian[at]cec[dot]lu[dot]se)

Telephone: +46-727 17 45 67

E-mail: lina [dot] nikoleris [at] cec [dot] lu [dot] se (lina[dot]nikoleris[at]cec[dot]lu[dot]se)


E-mail: therese [dot] ek [at] cec [dot] lu [dot] se (therese[dot]ek[at]cec[dot]lu[dot]se)

Telephone: +46 70 – 322 62 86

E-mail: juliana [dot] danhardt [at] cec [dot] lu [dot] se (juliana[dot]danhardt[at]cec[dot]lu[dot]se)

Telephone: +46703034473


Theme leaders Biodiversity

Maj Rundlöf
Department of Biology

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Deputy Theme leaders:
Christine Bacon 
Christine Bacon – 

Nils Droste
Nils Droste –

Theme leaders Carbon & climate change

Edith Hammer
Department of Biology, Lund University 
Edith Hammer –

Deputy Theme Leaders:

Mats Björkman
Mats Björkman – 

Anders Ahlström
Anders Ahlström –

Theme leaders Ecosystem Services

Cecilia Akselsson
Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Lund University 
Cecilia Akselsson –

Deputy Theme leaders:

Yann Clough 
Yann Clough –

Jessica Coria 
Jessica Coria –

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Important information and useful links for you who are a researcher within BECC

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Funding news

Research funding news from Forskningsservice (Lund)

At the University of Gothenburg, the Research support can help you with research funding

Research funding at the University of Gothenburg

Upcoming events

Make it a routine to check in our calendar for a variety of BECC-relevant events

BECC event calendar