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Søren Rud Keiding

2020.12.16 |

Søren Rud Keiding is the new director of AIAS

A unanimous board has elected the previous acting director, Professor Søren Rud Keiding, as the new director of Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies. His great motivation is to get others to succeed.

Group picture AIAS Fellows

2020.12.10 |

CRISPR expert is the last fellow in the AIAS-COFUND I Fellowship programme

The AIAS-COFUND I fellowship programme funded by the EU’s FP7, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, COFUND scheme and Aarhus University Research Foundation has been running successfully since 2014. When AIAS Fellow and geneticist Rasmus O. Bak finishes his fellowship this week, this first AIAS programme comes to an end.

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2020.12.07 |

AIAS Fellow is part of a new EU research project to bring about quiet seas

Over the next four years, a major new EU project will examine how noise from shipping affects the marine environment and identify solutions to make ships quieter. Project SATURN has participants from ten countries, and researchers from AU will play a key role.

Photo: Lars Kruse.

2020.11.26 |

AIAS Fellow Rasmus O. Bak receives Young Researcher Fellowship of DKK 5 million grant from the Carlsberg Foundation

Geneticist Rasmus O. Bak has been awarded a Carlsberg Foundation Young Researcher Fellowship of DKK 5 million for his project 'Elucidating genetic programs in hematopoietic stem cells’. Using CRISPR/Cas technology, he seeks new knowledge about the human genome that can lead to the development of new medicines for patients with serious blood…

Photo: AIAS Fellow Lisa M. Wu. By Aarhus University Photo.

2020.11.17 |

New project to help childhood cancer survivors

AIAS Fellow Lisa Wu has received grant funding from The Danish Cancer Society (Kræftens Bekæmpelse) to develop a new type of treatment for childhood cancer survivors to improve their cognitive impairment by bringing parents and children together.

Book cover

2020.11.12 |

Time Work: Studies of Temporal Agency

How people change time and modify their temporal experience is investigated from an international scope in a new book co-edited by former AIAS Fellow Michael G. Flaherty from Eckerd College and the University of South Florida, together with anthropologists Lotte Meinert and Anne Line Dalsgård from Aarhus University.

2020.11.04 |

The Aarhus Complexity Massive: New ABM network at AIAS

AIAS Fellow Iza Romanowska has together with Arthur Hjorth from the Department of Management at Aarhus University formed an agent-based modelling and Complexity Science interest group, the Aarhus Complexity Massive. All interested are invited to join the interdisciplinary group of scholars.

Image: Special Issue cover.

2020.10.29 |

Special issue on Moral Conflict and Political Obligation in (Highly) Non-ideal Conditions

AIAS Fellow Kei Hiruta and Dr Allyn Fives from National University of Ireland Galway have co-edited the Res Publica Special Issue on ‘Moral Conflict and Political Obligation in (Highly) Non-ideal Conditions’.

Image: book cover

2020.10.15 |

New book on Ruler Personality Cults by two AIAS Fellows

A joint book project born at AIAS by former Fellows Kirill Postoutenko and Darin Stephanov has now been published: 'Ruler Personality Cults from Empires to Nation-states and Beyond: Symbolic Patterns and Interactional Dynamics'.

Photo: Welcome by AIAS Fellow Sandra Eckert.

2020.10.06 |

Drawing Europe together – combining art, history and political science

An interdisciplinary panel at AIAS discussed the current challenges for Europe in the context of an art exhibition shown at AIAS. The exhibition “Drawing (for) Europe” brings together very different images of Europe by children book illustrators who have been asked to contribute by the Frankfurt-based editor Markus Weber.

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