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There is a skewed gender balance amongst researchers at AU, where too many female research talents fall off on the career ladder from Ph.D. to professor. This has to change. Therefore, AU put focus on gender equality in research with a conference on 8 March 2019. Photo: Anders Hyllander

2019.03.21 | Staff

Targeted efforts are needed to get more women in science

Things are moving too slowly when it comes to improving the gender balance in technical and scientific fields. But specific and targeted efforts do make a difference and they are necessary. Things won’t change by themselves. These were the overall conclusions when AU focused on gender balance at a conference on 8 March.

Graphic: Microsoft

2019.03.15 | Staff

Your mailbox is to be moved, and will be better protected

Over the next six months AU IT is moving all mailboxes at AU to the cloud, and is introducing two-factor authentication. Before the transfer you must install and activate two-factor authentication yourself, in order not to lose access to your email and calendar. You will receive detailed information and guidance before your unit is transferred.

Photo: Lars Kruse

2019.03.14 | Staff

WPA 2019: The survey is closed – results published on 9 April

71 per cent of Aarhus University’s employees have completed the psychological/physical WPA questionnaire. The results will be published on 9 April, after which the local follow-up processes will begin.

Photo: Colourbox

2019.03.11 | Staff

New holiday act from 2020

On 1 September 2020, the new Holiday Act comes into force, and all employees will transition to a concurrent holiday scheme. Concurrent holiday means that holiday can be taken in the same year in which you accrue (earn) it. Employees who are already on the concurrent holiday scheme will not experience any changes.

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Thu 21 Mar
09:00-18:00 | Helnan Marselis Hotel, Aarhus
Conference: Electromicrobiology – from electrons to ecosystems
The aim of this conference is to capture recent developments in electromicrobiology and discuss the implications at the cellular, community, and ecosystem level. What processes, structures, and mechanisms have been identified and with what degree of certainty? What are the implications for the way we understand, describe, and investigate microbial cells, communities, and biogeochemical processes?
Thu 28 Mar
10:00-14:00 | Aarhus University, Mogens Zielerstuen, Frederik Nielsens Vej 2, 8000 Aarhus C
Open Science Seminar: Composites
Composite Materials – how to combine the best of two worlds
Fri 05 Apr
12:00-15:00 | Katrinebjerg, Aarhus University
Aarhus University Digital Innovation Festival
Digital Innovation Festival is a festival that celebrates digital innovation among students, researchers and the industry by gathering a variety of events into a single week.
Wed 24 Apr
14:00-18:00 | Stakladen, Ndr. Ringgade 1, 8000 Aarhus C.
Festival of Research 2019
On Wednesday 24 April 2019 from 14.00 to 18.00 Aarhus University will be opening its doors to the Festival of Research at Campus Aarhus under the headline FASCINATING RESEARCH. T
Thu 16 May
09:00-17:00 | iNANO Auditorium, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, DK-8000 Aarhus C
Open Science Festival
The 3rd Open Science Festival at iNANO, Aarhus University
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