At the department there exists an active research environment. We conduct methodological research and work with applications in different disciplines. The methodological research is often carried out in cooperation with national and international researchers from the same field. Applied research is often conducted with researchers from other fields.
At our research seminars, the department's own researchers present their research. Other researchers, national and international, are often invited as speakers.
Our research is also presented at international conferences and is published in international peer-reviewed journals. The department has its own working paper series.
Our main research areas are: