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[Translate to English:] Foto: Søren Kjeldgaard, AU-foto

2019.05.31 |

Diversity committee at the Faculty of Arts has been established

At a constituent meeting on 28 May, Dorthe Staunæs was elected chair of the new diversity committee at the Faculty of Arts.

An artist’s impression of the dean’s message at the conference on 8 March. Drawing by: ProcessInk

2019.05.03 |

Diversity rhymes with university

Dean Johnny Laursen has decided to set up a committee for diversity at the Faculty of Arts. In this article he explains his reasons. The idea grew out of the “Gender Balance” conference in March. The committee will help the faculty management team to improve the faculty’s gender balance and diversity in general, as well as helping to develop an…

You are guaranteed a broad audience if you register for the Festival of Research with your presentation or stand – or maybe something else entirely. Photo: Ida Jensen/AU.

2019.02.21 |

Increase awareness of your research – join the Festival of Research

Aarhus University will once again be opening its doors to a festival of research – and this year the theme is ‘Fascinating research’. The event takes place in and around Stakladen from 14:00 to 18:00 on Wednesday 24 April. Would you like to join? Then don’t delay and register now so you can take advantage of the opportunity to present your…

Events at Arts

Thu 07 Nov
09:00-17:00 | Aarhus University
Sick girls in European visual art, literature, medical science and popular culture in the 19th century
This transdisciplinary international conference seeks to explore how illness in the shape of the images of the sick girls in the 19th century was addressed in visual art, literature, science, and popular culture.
Fri 10 Jan
10:00-16:00 | ONLINE
Introduction to Teaching and Learning (InTeL)
is a new module in university teaching which lays the foundation for educators at all levels, in all disciplines and with different styles of teaching. The module gives a broad introduction to teaching and learning, including key concepts and methods, which help educators to improve the quality of their teaching. Those key concepts and methods includes aspects such as alignment, active learning, learning outcomes, educational IT, examination and evaluation. Additionally, the module delves into topics on lectures, classroom teaching, laboratory teaching and clinical training with tips and tricks on how to improve your teaching. Registration Deadline: January 6, 2020, (time 10:00)
Wed 25 Mar
09:00-16:00 | Nobelparken, Building 1483, Room 454 (Floor 4)
VIP course, Doctoral Supervision for Doctoral Supervisors (day 1)
The obligatory course is offered to all new doctoral supervisors at the Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University and is optional for experienced supervisors. It is a process course that takes as its starting point the new doctoral supervisors’ understandings of their role and place in the organization through establishing i.e.: What forms of pedagogy are embedded in different supervisor and student roles? And what practical tools are used to facilitate and cope with troublesome areas? Registration Deadline: March 2, 2020 (time 10:00).

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