Facilities, installations, databases, knowledge-based resources and other research infrastructures are necessary in order to conduct top-level research.
For Umeå University to maintain the best research infrastructure, a legal framework including a set of principles for planning, funding and prioritising the infrastructures has been set up at the University.
These principles have contributed to strengthening and coordinating Umeå University's strategic planning of central and national research infrastructures. The legal framework is also important for the Swedish Research Council's needs assessment of research infrastructures from a national perspective.
A research infrastructure at Umeå University:
To promote the development and use of our research infrastructures, Umeå University will be publishing more information about them on this web page from autumn 2018.
The information will for instance state if the infrastructure is open for researchers from other universities. Please bear with us.