The Impact of Religion: Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy (IMPACT) is a multidisciplinary research programme at Uppsala University. IMPACT runs over a ten year period 2008-2018 funded by the Swedish Research Council and Uppsala University, organised in six thematic research areas:

  1. Religious and Social Change
  2. Integration, Democracy and Political Culture
  3. Families, Law and Society
  4. Well-being and Health
  5. Welfare Models - Organisation and Values
  6. Science and Religion

Researchers at IMPACT

The aim of IMPACT

Anna-Sara Lind, Deputy Director of the Impact of Religion programme, Associate Professor of Public Law,

Martha Middlemiss Lé Mon, Director of Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre (CRS), PhD Sociology of Religion,

Per Pettersson, Director of the Impact of Religion programme, Professor of Sociology of Religion.