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Welcome to AIAS

Depth of Research, Crossing Boundaries

A new approach to interdisciplinary solutions

Welcome to AIAS

Depth of Research, Crossing Boundaries

A new approach to interdisciplinary solutions

Curiosity-driven and independent research for excellent scholars from all disciplines is the hallmark of the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS). AIAS focuses exclusively on research excellence and training of research talent.

The mission of AIAS is to advance the highest quality research at Aarhus University and to strengthen international research collaboration by attracting talented, highly qualified researchers worldwide and from all academic disciplines.   




Mon 12 Apr
14:15-15:30 | The AIAS Auditorium, if possible. Virtually, if not.
AIAS Seminar: Laure Guirguis, AIAS Fellow
The Arab New Left: Transnational Entanglements at a Time of Disruption
Wed 14 Apr
14:00-15:30 | 1630.301 or online, depending on the COVID restrictions
AIAS Research Seminar: Racism and Anti-racism Discussion Group
Mon 19 Apr
14:15-15:30 | Virtual via Zoom
AIAS Seminar: speaker Michelle Hartman, McGill University, Canada
Do Arab Women Lose in Translation? : The Politics of Fiction Travelling from Arabic to English
Mon 26 Apr
14:15-15:30 | The AIAS Auditorium, if possible. Virtually, if not.
AIAS Seminar: Morten Overgaard, AIAS Fellow
Consciousness and cognitive access
Image: Harbour seal with tag. Credit: Marine Mammal Research, Aarhus University.

2021.03.26 |

Harbour seals in the North Sea eat on the go

Miniature tags designed by AIAS Fellow Mark Johnson show seals feed continuously in long offshore trips a new study in Nature Scientific Reports reveals.

Photo: Nikolaj Thomas Zinner. Credit: Ida Marie Jensen.

2021.03.26 |

New Deputy Director at AIAS

After more than two years in the position, Nikolaj Thomas Zinner is ending his appointment as deputy director at AIAS. He is returning to the Department of Physics and Astronomy to pursue his research full-time again.