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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 17 May
14:15-15:30 |
AIAS Seminar: Samuel Mehr, Harvard University, USA
Principles of music perception
Wed 26 May
14:00-15:30 | 1630.301 or online, depending on the COVID restrictions
AIAS Research Seminar: Racism and Anti-racism Discussion Group
Mon 31 May
14:15-15:30 | The AIAS Auditorium, if possible. Virtually, if not.
AIAS Seminar: Mark Johnson, AIAS Fellow
How to get fat: Measuring the foraging behaviour of whales and seals
Mon 07 Jun
14:15-15:30 |
AIAS Seminar: Elizabeth Murchison, University of Cambridge, UK
Transmissible cancers: when cancer cells become infectious agents
Image: the new sculpture ”Ars – Scientia – Justitia” by Danish artist Bjørn Nørgaard. Credit: Aarhus University Photo.

2021.05.07 |

Art and science dialogue between artist Bjørn Nørgaard and AIAS Fellows

A new sculpture by Danish artist Bjørn Nørgaard is donated to Aarhus University and AIAS by the New Carlsberg Foundation. On 10 May when the sculpture is officially unveiled, AIAS Fellows will meet with the artist for a dialogue on art, science and justice.

2021.04.26 |

ERC Advanced Grant to Former Fellow Georgina Born

AIAS Former Fellow Georgina Born has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant to study Music and Artificial Intelligence – a project that took shape during Georgina Born’s fellowship at AIAS and at her workshop of the same name.