2016.01.28 | Research, Afd. for Informationsvidenskab og Digital Design
The Aarhus University Research Foundation has awarded a grant of DKK 2.65 million to a research project on the use of surveillance by families, schools and others.
2016.01.15 | Litteraturhistorie og Retorik, Litteraturhistorie
Sven Erik Larsen has been appointed Yangtze River Chaired Visiting Professor at the School of Literature and Journalism, Sichuan University, Chengdu from 2016 to 2019.
2015.12.04 | Research, Afd. for Informationsvidenskab og Digital Design
At the beginning of the year, a new major EU project was launched at a workshop where the name of the new project and the visions behind it were presented. OrganiCity is the name of the EU project, and this international research project is headed by Martin Brynskov, associate professor of information studies at Aarhus University.
2015.11.09 | Bogomtaler
How many sign languages are there in the world? How many people use them? How are they structured? How strong are they, and what are the attitudes of the users (and others) to their languages? A team of deaf and hearing researchers from Aarhus University, Ghent University and University of Kyambogo have compiled a handbook that is designed to…
2015.10.27 | Research
Dorthe Bleses and Anders Højen from the Center for Child Language at the University of Southern Denmark are moving to Aarhus University, where a new research programme in children’s language is being set up at TrygFonden’s Centre for Child Research.
2015.10.02 | CC
Associate professor Per Stounbjerg, dr.phil. has been appointed to the position of Acting Head of the School of Communication and Culture. He is replacing Niels Lehmann, who has been appointed Acting Vice-Dean for Education at the Faculty of Arts.
2015.09.02 | Awards, Nordisk, Vikingestudier og Oplevelsesøkonomi
Professor Stephen A. Mitchell from Harvard University has been appointed honorary doctor at Aarhus University based on his ground-breaking research in the Viking Age and medieval Scandinavia.
2015.06.24 | Research, Kulturelle Transformationer
We are calling for applicants for an Individual Fellowship (IF) within the framework of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie action, to be hosted within the Cultural Transformations research programme of the School of Communication and Culture at Aarhus University.
2015.06.09 | Research, Medievidenskab og Journalistik
Niels Brügger has been appointed MSO professor of media studies at Aarhus University. The abbreviation “MSO” stands for “with special responsibilities” in Danish.
2015.05.13 | Research
Internet Week Denmark is a festival celebrating the success and impact of the internet and the digital economy. The idea behind the festival comes from Smart Aarhus, which is a partnership between the City of Aarhus and a range of institutions and companies – including Aarhus University. And the university is supporting the event once again this…