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Nicklas Guldåker

  • Director of Studies
  • Teaches on 5 courses


Nicklas Guldåker is a senior lecture and researcher with special interest in research field as risk and crisis management, citizens and household vulnerability, methods of risk and vulnerability analysis, socio-technological risks and vulnerabilities, residential and intentional fires, data management, data visualization and geographical information systems (GIS). 

Current research projects

  • Residential fires in metropolitan areas - spatial differences and fire safety work in the socially fragmented city (2014-2016), funded by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency.

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  • UrbanData2Decide (2014-2016) - Integrated Data Visualisation and Decision Making Solutions to Forecast and Manage Complex Urban Challenges, funded by Formas and other European agencies.  

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  • PRIVAD - Program for Risk and Vulnerability Analysis Development (Affiliated researcher 2011-2015) funded by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency. The primary goal of PRIVAD is to develop methods and tools for risk and vulnerability analysis at all levels of society in order to better predict, prevent and manage different types of risks in society. 

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  • CenCIP - Centre for Critical Infrastructure Protection (2015-2020) - The centre of excellence, called CenCIP (Centre for Critical Infrastructure Protection).

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Other tasks and qualifications

Nicklas regularly gives lectures, leads and participates in workshops, research circles, and conferences together with staff from municipalities, county administrative boards, regions, state agencies, NGOs and the business sector.  


Retrieved from Lund University's publications database

Human Geography
E-mail: nicklas [dot] guldaker [at] keg [dot] lu [dot] se

Senior lecturer

Department of Human Geography


The Department of Human Geography
and the Human Ecology Division

Address: Sölvegatan 10,
223 62 Lund
Phone: 046-222 17 59

Faculty of Social Sciences