Autumn semester 2020

PLEASE remember to follow the guidelines for teaching - see the slides from the Chemistry Staff meeting held on 28.08.2020:

Teaching autumn 2020

Important and useful information regarding teaching:

Guidelines Chemistry

Read and follow the guidelines of the Dept. of Chemistry & Stay Safe:

Please continue to be aware of AU's general guidelines, see below:

Coronavirus - Info from AU


Answers to the most common PhD-related questions

Corona FAQ for PhD students

Staff Service at AU

Tools, guidelines and services for all staff members

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Staff news

People needed for testing website

2020.09.18IAS needs internationals to test their website for international academic staff.

Holiday registration - Deadline October 5, 2020

2020.09.18Holiday year September 1, 2020 – August 31, 2021

Development by the Skrydstrup Group

2020.09.18Safer, simpler and efficient lab-scale method for generating important compounds

Grant from the Novo Nordisk Foundation

2020.09.18Merete Bilde and Tobias Weidner are among the participants in the DRAMA project.

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Get more out of your SDD

2020.09.17The SDD is your opportunity to discuss your tasks, results, well-being and competency development with your manager.

Grants for wild ideas

2020.09.17VILLUM Experiment grants awarded to Alexander Zelikin and Kim Daasbjerg

Information meeting on Centers of Excellence

2020.09.15The Danish National Research Foundation (DG) opens the next call for Centers of Excellence. AU invites potential applicants to an information meeting on Centers of Excellence and how to apply for one.

Might coronavirus spread via aerosols?

2020.09.15Marianne Glasius and other researchers have been interviewed by TV2 regarding aerosols and coronavirus (in Danish).

Information security: Avoid security breaches

2020.09.11Remember to use the Bcc function when sending mass emails to external recipients


Fri 25 Sep
10:15-11:00 | iNANO AUD (1593-012)
Distinguished iNANO Lecture: The prebiotic origin of the RNA nucleosides
Professor Dr. Thomas Carell (host Prof. Kurt V. Gothelf)
Fri 25 Sep
13:15-15:15 | iNANO Auditorium (1593-0152), Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus
PhD defence: Alexander Sandahl (Supervisor: Kurt V. Gothelf)
Method Developments in Solid-Phase Chemistry: Easing Access to Synthetic Oligonucleotides and Oligo(disulfides)
Tue 29 Sep
08:30-12:45 | Online
Introduction Day for new employees at AU
Wed 04 Nov
14:30-16:00 | iNANO Auditorium, building 1593-012, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, 8000 Aarhus C
Information meeting on DG Centers of Excellence
Fri 06 Nov
15:00-17:00 | Location will be announced
The Junior Researcher Association's Annual General Assembly
All junior researchers, from all faculties of the university, are invited to join the JRA Annual General Assembly.


Organizational column structure

Starting April 1, 2018, an organizational adjustment has been introduced at the Department of Chemistry.

The goal of the column division is to ensure future support for research and teaching through clarity in functional and responsibility areas.


Research freedom/Guidelines

Information for researchers involved in Horizon 2020 projects affected by the corona situation: Please be aware of the guidelines on the Research Support Unit’s webpage