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Research team

Centre for Violence and Society (CVS)

About this team

About this team

Centre for Violence and Society (CVS) is a multidisciplinary platform for research, education, and outreach activities on violence in society.

The objective of CVS is to establish a center for knowledge production on violence in society, to enable collaborations between academia, practitioner and policymakers, and to increase knowledge about violence research and its results.

Members engage in joint research-, education-, and outreach activities, such the Violence Seminar, grant applications, course development and public presentations.

CVS arranges the annual ORUViolence Conference.



Research projects

Research funding bodies

  • European Commission
  • European Commission - DAPHNE
  • The Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare (FORTE)
  • The European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST)
  • Swedish Research Council