Head of the Department of Computer Science resigns

Lars Birkedal has resigned as head of department.

2017.09.18 | Anne-Mette Siem

Lars Birkedal is leaving his position as Head of the Department of Computer Science as of 15 September.

After three years in the position, he has decided to allocate more of his time to research and teaching, and will resume his position as professor at the Department of Computer Science.

“Lars Birkedal has made great efforts as head of department, but I accept his decision. Research and education are two of the faculty’s most important tasks, and I support Lars in his choice to devote more time to precisely these duties,” says Dean Niels Chr. Nielsen.

The departmental staff have been notified.

As of 16 September, Vice-Dean Jes Madsen will be acting head of department for the time being.

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