Appointment of new heads of department and new dean

This article offers an overview of the process for appointing the new heads of department and the new dean of Aarhus BSS.

2015.03.24 | Mette Gebauer Johannsen

The advertisements for the positions as head of the Department of Marketing and Management (MAMA – the former Department of Business Administration) and the Department of Economics, Logistics and Finance (DELFI – the former Department of Economics and Business) as well as the position as dean of Aarhus BSS are in the pipeline. The members of advisory groups and appointment committees are currently being appointed.

Until the future dean has been appointed, Vice-Dean Peder Østergaard will take on the dean’s role throughout the appointment process. 

The process will take place as follows:

  • The job advertisements will be published in April.
  • The departmental forums at MAMA and DELFI will appoint an advisory group to council the vice-dean in connection with the appointment of the new heads of the two departments.
  • The Academic Council will appoint the members of the advisory group to council the rector in connection with the appointment of the new dean.
  • The deadline for applying for the position of dean is 10 May 2015.
  • The deadline for applying for the positions of head of department is 12 May 2015.
  • The new dean will participate in the first and second rounds of interviews with the applicants for the positions as head of the two departments.
  • The new heads of department and the new dean are expected to take up their positions on 1 August 2015.

 

The position of vice-dean for research and head of the graduate school at Aarhus BSS will not be advertised until late in the summer. The current secretariat manager at the Dean’s Office Anja Zimmerdahl Hansen has been appointed acting chief advisor as of 1 July 2015.

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