News Archive

2012.04.27 | Staff, Frontpage

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.

To solve all the major challenges facing both Denmark and Europe at present, promoting excellent research will not be enough. We also need to make sure that this research is actually used – as well as strengthening the interaction between our universities and the rest of society. These were the words of the Mayor of Aarhus, Jacob Bundsgaard, when he gave a speech at the opening of the international Excellence 2012 conference at Aarhus University on Wednesday. Photo: Lars Kruse/AU Communication.

2012.04.20 | Events, Staff, Frontpage

Stronger collaboration needed to solve major social problems

The Mayor of Aarhus, Jacob Bundsgaard, called for greater interaction between universities and the rest of society in his speech at the opening of Excellence 2012. He also announced that he was ready to use the output of the conference in practice.

[Translate to English:] Universiteterne i Europa har en nøglerolle, når det handler om at finde svar og løsninger på alle de mange udfordringer, verden står overfor. Det var det overordnede budskab, da rektor Lauritz B. Holm-Nielsen holdt tale ved åbningen af konferencen Excellence 2012 onsdag eftermiddag. Foto: Lars Kruse/AU Kommunikation

2012.04.20 | Events, Staff, Frontpage

Conference on excellence will influence the research of the future

Rector opened three-day conference on excellent research and education with great expectations regarding the results