LUMS first for ‘research power’ in UK research
Lancaster University Management School is the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) published December 2014.
Longer opening hours, alcohol consumption and health
The extension of licensing hours in England and Wales has led to a rise in binge drinking and an increase in health problems, according to LUMS research.
Tackling airport congestion
LUMS experts to lead £2.8 million project to find ways to address the UK's airport congestion.
Illuminating the ‘dark side’ of IT
Research by Professor Monideepa Tarafdar and colleagues reveals the unforeseen consequences of over-reliance on technology.
The rise of 'smart drugs' at work
Karen Dale and Brian Bloomfield research the increased use of 'smart drugs', which risk creating a new norm in workplace culture.
Research culture at LUMS
Lancaster University Management school is a collegial, multidisciplinary and innovative management research institution. We aspire to be world-leading in all our research activities by developing, recruiting and retaining world-leading researchers. We embed research into every aspect of our activities and, through this, achieve significant impact for all our stakeholders. Learn more
- Centre for Family Business
- Centre for Performance-Led HR
- Centre for the Study of Technology & Organisation
- Gulf One Centre for Economic Research
- International Centre for Research & Accounting
- Research Group Strategic Management
- Lancaster Centre for Forecasting
- Lancaster China Management Centre
- Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business
The LUMS research culture
LUMS provides a full support programme for both early-career and established academics – encouraging interdisciplinary research of the highest international standing.
We have one of the world's largest doctoral programmes in business and management, with around 130 students who form a vital part of our research community.Learn more
We are happy to answer any queries about research activity and support within LUMS or PhD opportunities.Contact our team