Professor Jørgen Kjems is awarded the Novo Nordisk Prize 2018. (Photo: Novo Nordisk Fonden)

2018.01.31 | Public / media, Staff

AU Professor awarded the Novo Nordisk Prize 2018

Professor at Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and iNANO Jørgen Kjems is receiving the 2018 Novo Nordisk Prize for his pioneering interdisciplinary studies of how RNA, the biological cousin of DNA, plays a key role in regulating cells and has enormous future potential in treating disease. The Novo Nordisk Foundation awards the Prize,…

2018.01.30 | Staff

Two-step – what?

Two-step authentication adds an extra layer of protection when you log on to a system or service. Most VPN connections to the university will require two-step authentication in future. If you use a VPN, you can register for two-step authentication at

2018.01.26 | Staff

IT maintenance work on the weekend of 3-4 February

IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause interruptions at different times during the weekend of 3 and 4 February 2018.

2018.01.30 | Staff

New English course for international employees at AU

The course is for you, if you would like to improve your English for the AU workplace. Application deadline 19 February 2018.

Foto: Jesper Rais, AU Foto

2018.01.31 | Public / media, Staff

AU researchers honoured with Innovation Fund Denmark Prizes

This year's Innovation Fund Denmark’s Innovator Prize goes to Professor Ole Green while Senior Researcher Peter Løvendahl has been awarded the Grand Solutions Prize for his efforts in breeding climate-friendly cows.

Constructions made of straws are not just for fun. 
Several different name games were played to break the ice.

2018.01.25 | Staff

Commencement of studies for engineering students

On Wednesday 24 January it was the first day of studies for winter admissions on Bachelor of Engineering programmes. A total of 363 new engineering students embarked on a future where engineers are in great demand as never before. 221 of them started at Navitas, 142 at Katrinebjerg.

2018.01.25 | Staff

Consequences of cutbacks at the ST Administrative Centre are starting to take effect

The Administrative Centre and secretariat managers are working on proposals for rationalisation as a result of budget cuts at the Centre.

From 1 February, there will be more parking areas reserved for employees at AU. The areas will be marked with signs like this. (Foto: Christina Troelsen)

2018.01.25 | Staff

Staff parking at AU Campus

From 1 February, there will be more parking areas reserved for employees at AU. These include the majority of parking spaces around ST buildings in the University Park. If you want to use the parking spaces, and you don’t already have a parking permit, you should register your car at

2018.01.23 | Staff

"Book a Researcher": Sign up now

The Festival of Research will be taking place in week 17, and everyone in Denmark has the opportunity to receive a free visit from a researcher. If you are one of those people who enjoys sharing your knowledge, you can now register to give a lecture on your research.

Professor Niels Peter Revsbech is head of WATEC. Photo: Lars Kruse, AU

2018.01.23 | Public / media, Staff

Poul Due Jensen Foundation pumps DKK 40 million into water technology research at Aarhus University

With four donations totalling more than DKK 40 million, Aarhus University's new Centre for Water Technology (WATEC) is off to a flying start and headed for a place among the international elite within the field of research into sustainable water cycles. This is largest sum ever donated to water research by the Poul Due Jensen Foundation.

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