Contact us

Head of Department and Director of Studies

Head of Department
Björn Badersten
Available by appointment, room 409
Telephone: +46 46-222 01 59
E-mail: bjorn [dot] badersten [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Dep. Head of Department,
general/PhD studies:

Magdalena Bexell
Available by appointment, room 361
Phone: +46 46 222 01 66
Email: magdalena [dot] bexell [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Director of Studies, Dep. Head of Department, first and second cycle education:
Jakob Gustavsson
Available Fridays 9-10 or by appointment, room 413
Telephone: +46 46-222 45 52
E-mail: jakob [dot] gustavsson [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Director of PhD Studies:
Fariborz Zelli 
Telephone: +46 46 222 47 64
E-mail: ariborz [dot] zelli [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

LADOK and StiL

You may control registrations and notify us (and the LADOK database) of change of addresses using StiL.

Should you require a signed LADOK printout: fill in the following e-mail and send it to expedition [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

International Coordinator for incoming students

Helen Fogelin

E-mail: helen [dot] fogelin [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se


Visiting address: Allhelgona kyrkogata 14 (House: Eden)
Postal address: Department of Political Science, Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, Box 52, 221 00 LUND
Fax: +46 46-222 40 06

Information desk

Telephone: +46 46-222 82 05
E-mail: expedition [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Eden is currently closed to students

The Department of political science has decided that all teaching from January 18 to March 24 will be entirely digital. Eden is currently closed to students. A decision about the remainder och the spring semester will be taken at a later stage. 

Library and study rooms

PLEASE NOTE: Due to corona – The Social Sciences Faculty Library will only be open during weekdays 10-15. 

The Social Sciences Faculty Library is located within the former hospital area north of the main University building and Eden.
Opening hours during the term: Monday-Thursday 9-20, Friday 9-18, Saturday and Sunday 11-16.

Telephone: +46 46-222 09 90
E-mail: info [at] sambib [dot] lu [dot] se

Learn more about the library

The Department has plenty of reading and study areas on the premises at Eden. How to find us!