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PhD Career Day 2023 - a career fair for PhDs and Postdocs (organized by AU Career PhD & JR)

Get the chance to engage with up to 25 companies and organizations looking to hire employees with a research background

Info about event


Thursday 27 April 2023,  at 14:30 - 17:00


Stakladen, Aarhus University


AU Career PhD & JR

PhD Career Day is a physical career fair, where you will meet several companies and hear about your opportunities to start a non-academic career. The companies will have a stand, where you can meet them face-to-face, and hear about how your skills and attributes are useful for companies. The participants companies cover all types of industries. This year McKinsey, The Royal Library and Incommodities will among others visit the PhD Career Day.


12:00-13:30: Warm-up event: "Recruitment Panel"

  • Please notice that "Recruitment Panel" and "PhD Career Day 2023" have separate registration links. Sign up for "Recruitment Panel" here.

14:30-15:00: 2. min. presentation of each company to all participants

15:00-17:00: Career Fair / "Meet the Companies"

  • Arla Amba 
  • Arla Ingredients
  • CemeCon Scandinavia A/S
  • Chr. Hansen A/S
  • COWI A/S
  • Danfoss A/S
  • Danish Technological Institute
  • Danske Commodities A/S
  • Det Kongelige Bibliotek (The Royal Danish Library)
  • Grundfos A/S
  • InCommodities A/S
  • Innovationsfonden
  • Joint Research Centre
  • Kamstrup A/S
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Netcompany A/S
  • NMD Pharma A/S
  • Novo Nordisk A/S
  • Qiagen
  • Scitaris

You can read more about the companies here.


You can also meet: 

  • Aarhus University Alumni Network
  • Danish Life Science Cluster
  • Junior Researcher Association
  • The Kitchen
  • AUPA

This event is aimed at both PhD students and Junior Researchers at all levels of their education or career.