Institutes, Centres and Groups

Bringing Together Research Expertise

Researchers at the University of Lincoln collaborate through a dynamic range of Institutes, Centres, and Groups which together form a rich, collegiate environment where research carried out by our academics, students, and partners is nurtured.

Whether exploring global health challenges or technological advancements for agriculture, these centres are hubs for pioneering new studies which bring together expertise from across the University to produce research that is changing the world.

Explore or research Institutes, Centres, and Groups below.

Research Groups


(Re) Constructing Musics

Collaboration Laboratory (co_Lab)

Contemporary Theatre Making

Extrasonic Practice

Intercultural Performance

Sustainable Built Environments

Business, Markets and Economy

Community Organisation Research Group (CORU)

Lincoln Economics and Finance (LEAF)

Marketing and Supply Chain (MaSC)

Regional Innovation and Enterprise (RIEG)

Responsible Management (RM)


Visitor Economy (VERG)

Cultural Studies

Child-friendly Research Network

Critical Heritage and Place Consumption

Global and Transregional Studies

Heritage Archives Network

Law and Society


Primary and Secondary Education Cluster

Tertiary Education Group

Health and Medicine

Animal Behaviour, Cognition, and Welfare

Cancer and Ageing

Clinical Pharmacy and Practice

Diabetes, Metabolism and Inflammation

Drug Discovery, Design and Delivery

Healthy Ageing Research Group (HARG)

Mental Health, Health and Social Care (MH2aSC)

Microbiology and Biotechnology



History and English

Medieval Studies Research Group

Nineteenth Century Research Group

21st Century Research Group

Natural Sciences

Catchments and Coasts

Chem Bio-Interface

Evolution and Ecology


Development and Social Behaviour (DASB)

Forensic and Clinical Research (FCRG)

Perception, Action and Cognition (PAC)

Science and Engineering

High Performance computing for Science, Technology and Environmental Research (HiPSTER)

Industrial Digitalisation and System Intelligence

Interactive Technologies Laboratory (intLab)

Laboratory of Vision Engineering (LoVE)

Lincoln Climate Research Group

Lincoln Soils Research Group

Machine Learning Group (Mlearn)

Sustainable Energy and Power Systems

Social Sciences

Development, Inequality, Resilience and Environments (DIRE) Research Group

Conflict and Disaster Research Group (CONDIS)