University of Gothenburg hosts a number of national units that are designated specific responsibilities.
The Centre for Environment and Sustainability, GMV, is organised as a joint effort between Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg; its remit comprises the promotion of research, education and cooperation in the field of environmental and sustainability studies.
The Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment has been assigned the tasks of pursuing research in the field of marine environmental studies, and, in collaboration with other universities, developing courses and programmes in the field.
The Swedish Secretariat for Gender Research’s remit is to analyse and provide information on the development of gender research and the different factors affecting research in the field.
The Swedish National Resource Centre for Mathematics supports the development of mathematics education in preschool, school and adult education.
The Swedish National Resource Centre for Mathematics
NORDICOM (Nordic Information Centre for Media and Communication Research) is a knowledge centre in the field of media and communication.
The Swedish National Data Service is a national resource for the coordination of research databases in the social sciences, in the humanities and in medicine. It provides support by facilitating researchers’ access to data – both in Sweden and abroad.
Segerstedtsinstitutet is a national resource center to disseminate knowledge on how, when and why ideologically motivated violent environments arise. The Institute will work systematically to prevent and counter the emergence and reproduction of these environments.
Wallenberg Centre for Molecular and Translational Medicine is part of a national effort to reposition Sweden as a world-leading life science nation.