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An open and exploratory design-led research centre at Lancaster University
We conduct applied and theoretical research into people, products, places and their interactions.
We work with a variety of organisations to provide fresh perspectives on real-world issues and facilitate innovation.
We offer Undergraduate, Masters, and PhD study opportunities. All our staff are active researchers with extensive expertise in teaching.

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Design Policy Union - a new collaborative partnership

Design Policy Union - a new collaborative partnership

Imagination joins forces with Shandong University of Art and Design

Imagination Lancaster have joined forces with Shandong University of Art & Design creating a collaborative design management research ‘think tank’ the Design Policy Union. This ambitious partnership draws on the research...Read full update

Funding Accelerator Stage Two Launch Event

Articleby Sharon Summers, Leon Cruickshank

After our short break things are moving again on the Funding Accelerator project. We've been in touch with the project partners from stage one and met up with many of them to discuss where they are on now and what support they need going forward. The feedback on the news of the continued funding has been great with everyone pleased that we are able to carry on supporting them.  Launch Event ...Read full article

ImaginationLancaster academics visit the Cabinet Office

ImaginationLancaster academics visit the Cabinet Office

as part of their involvement in LU's Policy School.

Lancaster University's Policy School, in collaboration with the Cabinet Office, aims at engaging students with policy makers in government to present recommendations based on research carried out as part of the programme. ...Read full update

Urban Imaginaries and the Future

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Urban Imaginaries and the Future

Nick Dunn's ongoing work examining future visions for cities, how and why they are constructed, has resulted in a book chapter, 'Urban imaginaries and the pali ...More information

ImaginationLancaster presents innovative international urban health research at

ImaginationLancaster presents innovative international urban health research at

the International Symposium on Urban Health and Wellbeing in the Asia-Pacific Region!

Improving health and well-being for cities, requires addressing the demographic shift related to an ageing population, the epidemiologic shift from infectious to noncommunicable diseases, and climate change,...Read full update

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