Elections at AU

9.-12. november 2020

Until the election is over on 12 November at 16:00, based on prior agreement with the Election Secretariat, you can get access to see the final election list at Jens Baggesens Vej 53, 8200 Aarhus N. Please contact us by writing an email to valg@au.dk or calling us at 29458238.

What are you voting for?

This year, students can vote and stand for election to AU’s board, the Academic Council, the PhD committees and the boards of studies.

Members of academic staff can vote and stand for election to:

  • The academic councils (academic staff at the Faculty of Natural Sciences (including employed PhD students) and employed PhD students at the Faculty of Technical Sciences)
  • The PhD committees (academic staff at all faculties)
  • Boards of studies (academic staff at all faculties)

 

Technical and administrative staff can vote and stand for election to academic councils (applies to employees at the Faculty of Natural Sciences and only as observers.)

Special information for new students

Please be aware that new students who are enrolled in their degree programmes after 1 October 2020 are not automatically granted voting rights. These students must contact the Election Secretariat at valg@au.dk in order to be granted voting rights.

Special information for new employees

Please be aware that new staff members who begin work after the cutoff date for the second payroll run in September (21 September) are not automatically granted voting rights. These employees must contact the Election Secretariat at valg@au.dk in order to be granted voting rights.

Check your voting rights

See what you can vote and stand for. Check your voting rights in the e-election system.

How to stand as a candidate

You can stand as a candidate in the AU elections to collegial bodies (councils/boards/committees) in the period 19 October at 9:00 to 23 October at 12:00.

If you are interested in standing as a candidate, you should first check your eligibility to stand as a candidate to the election for the collegial body you wish to join as a representative. To check your eligibility, look your name up in the election list of all eligible voters.

Next, you must use the E-election system to create a candidate list.

Information regarding the use of personal data:

When you run for election at Aarhus University, you condone that the Elections Secretariat is allowed to publish information about your full name, the part election you are running for, the name of the list and the result of the election at the AU elections website. The information will be deleted 1 February 2021.