Many of our more than 2,000 researchers belong to top national and international research teams within their respective discipline. Arctic research, epidemiology and global health, gender studies, infection medicine, plant and forest biotechnology and sports sciences are some of the areas in which Umeå University holds a strong position.
We have two strategic research areas: energy research and marine environment research.
We conduct research on climate and the environment, but also on life in the North.
We aim to recruit top talent and give researchers the conditions they need to succeed.