2012.05.24 | Awards

Committed PhD with international ambitions wins prize

Anders Bredahl Kock from the Department of Economics and Business, Aarhus University, has won an Aarhus University Research Foundation PhD prize, which will be awarded on 25 May 2012.

2012.05.23 | Awards

Anne Floor Sørensen wins the "The Golden Pointer 2012"

The lecturer of the year at the Department of Economics and Business has been found: Anne Floor Sørensen has just been awarded "The Golden Pointer" by Oeconrådet, the students' council at the Department of Economics and Business, for her motivational and entertaining lectures and strong academic skills.

2012.05.22 | Awards

Professor Timo Teräsvirta receives distinguished science award

On 25 May, Professor Timo Teräsvirta from CREATES is being awarded one of Denmark’s oldest and most distinguished science awards, the Rigmor and Carl Holst-Knudsen Award for Scientific Research, which is awarded by Aarhus University.

2012.05.15 | People

Torben M. Andersen appointed chairman of new poverty line expert committee.

Torben M. Andersen has been appointed chairman of a new expert committee on poverty line set up by Minister of Social Affairs and Integration Karen Hækkerup.

2012.05.14 | People

Anne Floor Sørensen honoured as lecturer of the year by the Oecon/Soc students

Oeconrådet has announced that this year’s winner of “The Golden Pointer” is PhD student Anne Floor Sørensen.

2012.05.07 | People

Philipp Schröder in newly appointed Productivity Commission

Philipp Schröder has just been appointed to the Government’s new Productivity Commission of independent experts who are to come up with ideas as to how the productivity in Denmark can be strengthened. Minister for Economic Affairs and the Interior, Margrethe Vestager says that the Government wishes to set the frames for a strong development in…

2012.05.07 | Research news

New research project: HPCFinance – with funding from the European Commission

The project has received funding from the European Commission/REA, and the full budget is EUR 4,101,000 of which AU will receive EUR 890,000.

2012.05.06 | Administrative conditions

Latest information on the joint e-mail and calendar system

The transition to the shared e-mail and calendar system at Aarhus University is well underway, but will take longer than originally anticipated. One of the main priorities of AU IT is for staff members to experience as few technical difficulties as possible, and that everyone will receive the support needed in connection with the transition process

2012.05.03 | Staff

News from AU HR

Read about 2012 salary negotiations, the new psychological counselling scheme for AU employees, staff development sessions (MUS), new initiatives to improve the office trainee programme, and the harmonisation of guidelines for paid holidays and travel expense allowances.

2012.05.01 | Staff

Aarhus University without IT early morning 2 May

Due to extensive system work and updating, all the university’s IT services will be unavailable from 04.00 to 08.00 on Wednesday 2 May.