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Organizational structure

As of April 1, 2018, organizational adjustments (column structure) have been implemented at the Department of Chemistry.

The aim of the column structure is to secure the future support for research and teaching through transparent areas within function and responsibility.  


Local news

Thomas Poulsen receives NNF grant

2019.05.10Associate Professor Thomas Poulsen receives 9.995.548 DKK in Ascending Investigator grant from Novo Nordisk Foundation

Assoc. Prof. Henrik Birkedal honored by the Danish Academy of Technical Sciences

2019.05.10Congratulations to Associate Professor Henrik Birkedal who is awarded the Danish polymer prize, Elastyrenprisen 2019, for being internationally recognized and leading within his research in self-healing polymer gels

New efficient way to engineer nanostructures mimicking natural immune response complexes

2019.05.10Collaboration between Novo Nordisk and Professor Kurt Gothelf’s laboratory at Aarhus University yields novel method to engineer large multi-antibody-like nanostructures using DNA nanotechnology

6 new grants from the IRFD

2019.05.10Victoria Birkedal, Thomas Poulsen, Jan Skov Pedersen, Kim Daasbjerg, Alexander Zelikin and Torben Jensen all receive research grants from the Independent Research Fund Denmark for a combined value of 23,5 mio DKK. Congratulations!

Consultation on proposal to divide the Faculty of Science and Technology

2019.05.01The proposal to divide Science and Technology into two faculties has now been presented to AU’s Board

Transition to the Danish state's chart of accounts - IndFak

2019.04.25Please remember to complete the processing of all invoices in IndFak by 12:00 noon on 13 May!

Transition to the Danish state's chart of accounts - RejsUd

2019.04.25Please do not create new settlements in RejsUd from 3 May to 21 May 2019!

ST Summer Hangouts

2019.04.24Sneak preview of the invitation to ST Summer Hangouts

Local events

Wed 29 May
14:15-15:00 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej, 8000 Aarhus
Lecture: Chemical Epigenomics: Combining Chemical and Genetic Tools to Interrogate Mechanisms of Chromatin Modifiers
Speaker: Ass. Prof. Brian B. Liau, Harvard University
Tue 18 Jun
12:00-13:30 | 1593-012, iNANO, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Invitation to symposium
On the occasion of Professor Jan Skov Pedersen’s 60th birthday this year, we will celebrate his many contributions to the development
Tue 25 Jun
11:00-15:30 | Aarhus University Foulum, Blichers Allé 20, DK-8830 Tjele
Circular Bioeconomy Days
Mark your calendar for exciting Circular Bioeconomy Days and join us at Aarhus University for discussions on how to take circular bioeconomy to the next level

New procedure for hirings/extensions as of 1st November 2018

Here you find information on the new procedure for hirings/extensions which are from now on to be initiated via the department instead of HR.
Click on the red box and read about the new procedures and the information required for starting the hiring process:

Click on the red box to find checklists for welcoming new employees:

Research Funding

Upcoming Grant Calls

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