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Introduction Day for employees at AU

Gain new insight, meet new colleagues and get to know your work place on 5 October 2018. The event is free of charge and will be rounded off by a guided tour of the university campus.

2018.04.17 | Lene Bekker Lassen

Date Fri 05 Oct
Time 08:30 12:45
Location The Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C.
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Introduction Day, AU

AU Introduction Day is Aarhus University’s official event to welcome members of staff to the university. 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. The event is free of charge and held twice a year, in February and October.  

At Introduction Day, you can join a fair with representatives from:

  • Liaison committees and unions
  • International Academic Staff Services (IAS)
  • International Community
  • HR
  • The Centre for Teaching and Learning
  • AU HR Organisational Learning and Development
  • Web and Digital Media
  • Empower Talent
  • PhD House Activity Group
  • The Research Support Office
  • LærDansk
  • A2B
  • University International Club
  • AU Library
  • AU Procurement

Participants recommend Introduction Day

 "...I could ask directly my questions and get hands-on information."  (Bernadette Rosati, postdoc)

"It's nice to get a face to face with your union representative, where you can actually talk about what it's like to join a union...."  (Eoghan Rattigan, PhD student) 

See a short video about Introduction Day.

Invitation and sign up

You may downolad the invitation with the full programme from the Introduction Day homepage.

You need to sign up in order to participate. Deadline 4 October Sign up for AU Introduction Day

Time and place

  • Friday 5 October 2018 at 8:30-12:45 (international programme)
  • The Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C


Contact Ms. Anne P. Langer, for information about the English part of Introduction Day.
Contact Mr. Henrik Philipp Vestergaard, for information about the Danish part of Introduction Day.

AU welcome package

New members of staff can also order a welcome package with a welcome folder, the AU Strategy and AU Staff Policy, important on-arrival guides, map of the university and other relevant information.

Order welcome package.

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