Career development at AU

It is important to us that employees thrive and are able to live up to their potential while at Aarhus University. It is just as important to us that employees who want to take a position at another university or within another industry have a smooth transition. 

Listen about career development at AU (video in Danish) Henrik Philipp Kroer from AU HR, Development and Work environment

Career development is a process in which employees continuously take stock of their own learning and development and where they develop their competencies and knowledge so they are able to achieve specific academic, personal or career-related goals. Either within Aarhus University or outside it.

The career development dialogue as a first step

Each employee is of course the primary driver behind their own career development. However, they must receive support from their manager and the organisation itself to help clarify any opportunities and limitations via a career development dialogue, for example.