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Introduction Day at AU

The Introduction Day is Aarhus University’s official event to welcome new members of staff. During the Introduction Day, you will find out more about your new workplace.

2018.12.17 | Christine Hylleberg Ørsøe Juul

Date Fri 22 Feb
Time 08:30 12:45
Location The conference centre, Fredrik Nielsens vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C.
Registration closes Wed 20 Feb Register

Danish and international members of staff are invited, and part of the programme will be in Danish and other parts of the programme in English. During the Introduction Day, you will find out more about Aarhus University as a workplace, get a chance to expand your network and learn about the university’s goals, vision and future. You will also meet some of the key persons in the organisation and receive information about the various services and opportunities you have as an AU employee.

The event is free of charge and will be held twice a year.

Time and venue

Friday 22 February 2019 from 08:30 to 12:45. 

The conference centre, Fredrik Nielsens vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C.

Sign up for Introduction Day here

Introduction Day Programme

08:30 Introduction to the day by International Academic Staff Services

09:00 Welcome by University management team 09:30 New to Denmark – presentation by international staff member at Aarhus University

10:00 Information stands

10:45 Employment related information from an HR partner

11:45 Tour of the university campus

12:45 End of programme

Download invitation and programme here.

Please contact Henrik Philipp Vestergaard for further information about the Danish part of the Introduction Day or Anne Pletschette Langer for further information about the English part of the Introduction Day.

During the Introduction Day, it will be possible to talk to representatives from:

  • Liaison committees and unions 
  • Work environment unit
  • International Academic Staff Services (IAS)
  • International Community
  • HR 
  • The Centre for Teaching and Learning
  • AU HR Organisational Learning and Development
  • Junior Researcher Association
    Omnibus, the official newspaper for staff and students at Aarhus University
  • Web and Digital Media
  • Empower Talent 
  • PhD and Postdoc Activity Group 
  • The Research Support Office
  • LærDansk
  • A2B – Work, live and speak Danish 
  • University International Club
  • AU Library 
  • AU Procurement

AU’s welcome package

You can also order a welcome package for your new employee. The welcome package contains a welcome folder, the AU Strategy and the AU Staff Policy, important information for international members of staff, an AU map and other relevant information.

Staff, PhD students
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