The names of the two new faculties have now been agreed

The two new faculties will be called the Faculty of Technical Sciences and the Faculty of Natural Sciences following the split of Science and Technology

2019.07.09 | Anne-Mette Siem

Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Photo.

Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Photo.

At a meeting on 4 July, the faculty management team at ST proposed that the two faculties be named the Faculty of Technical Sciences and the Faculty of Natural Sciences.

The senior management team, with the rector at the head, approved the proposed two names.

The list below shows which of the two faculties departments and centres will come under. 

Faculty of Technical Sciences:

Department of Agroecology
Department of Bioscience (RKS)
Department of Animal Science
Department of Environmental Science
Department of Food Science
Department of Engineering
Aarhus University School of Engineering (ASE)
DCA - Danish Centre for Food and Agriculture 
DCE - Danish Centre for Environment and Energy 

Faculty of Natural Sciences:
Department of Bioscience (AAR)
Department of Computer Science 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Geoscience
Department of Chemistry
Department of Mathematics
Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Centre (iNANO)
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

*) Placing of the Center for Quantitative Genetics and Genomics, and the Section for Crop Genetics and Biotechnology have yet to be confirmed. 

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