Research programme in Museology

About the programme

The word “museology” means the science of museums – including research into museal processes such as collection, registration, preservation and communication. The research programme in museology is conducted by scholars from Aarhus University who adopt a wide variety of approaches to the ways in which society (both now and in the past) chooses, institutionalises and communicates the values which people wish to preserve as their common cultural, art and natural heritage.

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Vores Museum ("Our Museum")

A national research and development project about innovative and digital museum communication. Participants from Aarhus University: Ane Hejlskov Larsen, Mia Falch Yates, Christiane Særkjær and Lise Skytte Jakobsen

View the project website (University of Southern Denmark)


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Programme director

Lise Skytte Jakobsen

Associate professor
P +4561303916

The research programme in Museology is represented in the research committee at the School of Communication and Culture by Karina Lykke Grand.