16 Mar 2023
Service studies starts education programme in The Great Lakes Region
In collaboration with Lund University Commissioned Education (LUCE) the department of Service studies offers a new international education programme with start later this spring. F...
10 Mar 2023
New doctors granted funds to develop trade in Helsingborg
For the fourth year in a row, new doctors active at Campus Helsingborg have had the possibility to receive fundings from the Helsingborg trade association. Besides being a research...
8 Mar 2023
Rui Liu nailed her dissertation
This years first nailing ceremony took place at the department when Rui Liu nailed her thesis "Tinkered care: Assembling Medicine Consumption in Grey Zones". The topic is medical a...
7 Mar 2023
Funding for research on digitalization and sustainable consumption
What role can digitalization play in the pursuit of a more sustainable consumption? A new research project with the title “Digital infrastructures for sustainable consumption: Redi...
28 Feb 2023
"Circular Economy Practices Will Not Automatically Phase Out the Linear Economy"
Developing cleverly designed circular solutions must outcompete, supersede, and phase out current linear solutions. Professor Hervé Corvellec at the department of service studies w...
15 Feb 2023
Blue economy, marine markets and marine spatial planning
What is the sea in marine spatial planning and how does it affect our future? In a one-day conference the results and work of two finished Formas projects was presented with the th...
17 Jan 2023
New name for the department – ISM becomes SES
From January 2023 we are called The department of service studies. With the name change we want to increase the comprehensibility of our department name while expressing profession...
11 Jan 2023
AI forces teachers to change the way courses are examined
Academic misconduct has increased with about 200% during the past covid years. As a precaution Lund University has started a project to prevent deception and misleading in examinat...
4 Jan 2023
Recreational hunting in Sweden – a question of moral and balance
Hunting in Sweden has a long history and could be considered a cultural heritage. Wildlife management and a sense of local community and stewardship are important keywords to descr...
13 Dec 2022
New doctoral thesis about social media shopping
The 9th of December Anna Spitzkat defended her doctorate dissertation “Understanding Social Media Shopping – Instagram and the Reconfiguration of the Practice of Shopping”. The the...
18 Nov 2022
Anna Spitzkat "nailed" her dissertation
Today we conducted this falls second nailing ceremony as the departments doctoral student Anna Spitzkat nailed her doctors thesis. Anna is defending her thesis during a dissertatio...
17 Nov 2022
Methods of disturbance gives more people access to public places
Despite an increasing number of informal outdoor sport and recreational spaces in Sweden and our society, not everyone feel that they can use them. Public spaces for physical activ...
11 Nov 2022
Kristina Bäckström awarded at research conference in Finland
During the past week some of the institutions researches with focus on retail attended the Nordic Retail and Wholesale conference (NRWC) to present their research. Krisitna Bäckstr...
4 Nov 2022
Visit and guest lecture at the department by Manisha Anantharaman
During the following three weeks our department hosts Manisha Anantharaman, PhD, Associate Professor of Justice, Community and Leadership at Saint Mary’s College of California. – ...
19 Oct 2022
New study: How do consumers experience online data collection?
This is the question guiding a new study in the project “Consuming digital data”, with the purpose to see how the consumer experience and feels about the collection of their person...
18 Oct 2022
New thesis regarding the phygital tourist experience
The 14th of October Micol Mieli defended her doctorate dissertation, Smartphoned Tourists in the Phygital Tourist Experience. The thesis explores the smartphones role in the touris...
23 Sep 2022
Micol Mieli "nailed" her dissertation
Today a traditional event took place on the third floor of Campus Helsingborg. Our PhD student Micol Mieli "nailed", or "spikade" as it is called in Swedish, her dissertation. This...
6 Sep 2022
New master students learning the "LU-way"
A new academic year just started and the department has welcomed around 100 new master students, of which almost all of them are international students. Before starting their studi...
1 Jul 2022
A new research project will study what e-commerce managers do at work
- There is a lack of research concerning what e-commerce managers do at work. At the same time, their professional role has become increasingly important for today's retail compani...
15 Jun 2022
Scholarship to master's students from The City of Helsingborg
The City of Helsingborg gives scholarships to students of Campus Helsingborg for trips to its Sister Cities, Pärnu in Estonia and Dubrovnik in Croatia. This year Sze Ching Lim and ...