Data Science Institute
We aim to set the global standard for a truly interdisciplinary approach to contemporary data-driven research challenges. Established in 2015 DSI has 250+ members and has raised close to 24 million in research grantsLearn more
Data Science at Lancaster is founded on Lancaster’s historic research strengths in Computer Science, Statistics and Operational Research. The environment is further enriched by a broad community of data-driven researchers in a variety of other disciplines including the environmental sciences, health and medicine, sociology and the creative arts.
Latest News and Events
Interim Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Academic Development) announced
Nigel Davies, Co-director of the Data Science Institute and Distinguished Professor of Computer Science, has been appointed into the role of Interim Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic Development) for a period of 8 months following a competitive selection process.
LUHack kicks off for the 2019 academic year
The Lancaster University Ethical Hacking Group (LUHack) kicked off for the 2019 academic year on the 16th October 2019. 10 students across PGR and UG hosted an introductory event for over 70 interested people who came to see what LUHack was about, ranging from first year UG to members of staff.
Lancaster University leads drive to bring Artificial Intelligence to heart of business
Key figures from industry, government and academic research came together with Lancaster University Management School’s Centre for Technological Futures to address how they need to adapt and embrace Artificial Intelligence in the future of work.