Department of Chemistry

Lund University


The Department of Chemistry is a joint department comprising both the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Engineering(LTH). All education and research takes place at Kemicentrum, Scandinavias largest center for education and research in chemistry. 

Kemicentrum homepage


The department of chemistry consists of four centers
For information about the research and education at our centers visit their websites:

The Centre for Analysis and Synthesis

The Center for Molecular Protein Science (CMPS)

The Center for Applied Life Sciences (CALS)

The Center for Physical and Theoretical chemistry

Management at the department of chemistry

The Department of Chemistry (KILU) is led by a board and a management which is led by the Head of the department. The department has a common administration and different councils for; undergraduate education, post graduate studies and gender equality & equal opportunities.

The head of department has executive power and the responsibility for the department.

Page Manager:


Head of department

Leif Bülow

Assistant head of department

Ola Wendt
046-222 81 53

Administrative head

Håkan Hansson
046-222 93 05

Director of under graduate studies

Sophie Manner
046-222 83 63

Director of post graduate studies

Sofi Elmroth
046-222 36 92