Useful information

This site provides you with all the information a PhD student may need - from Rules and regulations (Illness / Parental leave) and Forms to finding your Payroll case managerPhD programme administrator or PhD programme director.

Below you may find information about workshops, summer schools and other useful links.

Winter School in Empirical Research Methods

Each winter BI Norwegian Business School offer eight intensive and comprehensive courses, taught by international experts in their field. Enhance your skills, get up-to-date insight and applied knowledge in qualitative and quantitative methods.

Course load: 4 ECTS credits per course
Location: BI's campus in Oslo

07 – 11 January 2019
Analyzing Unstructured Data (Mark Daku)
Longitudinal Data Analysis (Christopher Zorn)
Machine Learning with R - Instroduction (Brett Lantz)
Regression Analysis II - Linear Models (Tim McDaniel)

14 – 18 January 2019
Basic and Advanced Multilevel Modeling with Stata (Tenko Raykov)
Machine Learning with R - Advanced (Brett Lantz) 
Mediation, Moderation, and Conditional Process Analysis (Amanda Kay Montoya)
Qualitative Research Methods & Data Analysis (Paul Mihas)

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Get to know the Danes

Are you a Ph.D student or Postdoc? Would you like to meet and get to know a Danish family? Make some Danish friends? Then sign up and join us at the start-up event on Monday the 19th of November 2018.

The programme runs from November 2018 til May 2019.

For further information please see: 

The First ReNEW Emerging Scholars Day welcomes applications

The first ReNEW Emerging Scholars Day will be held at Copenhagen Business School on 5 March 2019, preceding the 3rd Nordic Challenges Conference. This multidisciplinary training day welcomes applications from PhD candidates and Post-docs, both affiliates of a ReNEW university and external academics working on Nordic topics.

Application deadline: 15 December 2018

For further infomation please see this page.

AU Career PhD mentor programme

AU Mentor PhD is an offer to PhD students from all four faculties at Aarhus University (Arts, Business and Social Sciences, Health and Science & Technology). The overall goal of the mentor programme is to bring you and the business community closer together in order to ease your prospective transition from university to a career outside of academia.

The mentors are primarily former PhDs from AU, who are now working outside academia.

From January 2016 the mentor programme will be running once a year with the following deadlines:  

Application deadline: August 15th


October 15th

For more information and registration, check out AU Career PhD's webpage on the mentor programme. 

Career Talks

Are you more interested in a shorter engagement, AU Career PhD also offers Career Talks, which allows you to have a one-time meeting with a PhD profile now working outside academia. For more information, click here

AU Dictionary - AU Translate

AU Communication has launched AU Dictionary, a new university terminology list. AU Dictionary can perform either Danish-English searches or English-Danish searches.

Translate from Danish to English by using AU Translate. AU Translate can be used to translate short texts.

PhD Career Counselling at Aarhus University

AU Career PhD offers career services incl. career counselling for PhD students at Aarhus University.

See this page for further information:

Perspektiver på kvalitet i ph.d.-forløb

Please find the Danish version on this page.

Get your message across – media training for AU researchers

How can you make sure your message gets across? Please see this page for further information.

Junior Researchers at Aarhus University

A website for postdocs and assistant professors, including tenure track.

The website provides junior researchers at Aarhus University with information about the many resources and services available, including information on available courses and services to advance their professional development

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