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Department of Political Science


2020.03.19 | Grants

New research to explore consequences of coronavirus

Professor of Political Science Michael Bang Petersen has received a DKK 25 million grant from the Carlsberg Foundation to explore citizen behaviour and its consequences on the development of the coronavirus epidemic. The project is called HOPE.


Thu 23 Apr
08:00-22:00 | Lakeside Lecture Theatres
CANCELLED: MatchPoints Seminar 2020
Join the MatchPoints Seminar on April 23-25, 2020 and gain new insights into the Danish-German relationship – historically, culturally, economically and politically.

Latest publications

News from AARHUS BSS

The three podcasts view the coronavirus crisis from an economic, management and behavioural perspective. Graphics: Simon Andersen Nørredam.

2020.04.02 | Aarhus BSS

Podcasts in the time of corona

Thanks to a number of researchers from across the school, Aarhus BSS is now publishing three special editions

Derek Beach in his office at home. Photo: Private
Merete Bech Seeberg working from home. Photo: Private
Carsten Jensen in his office at home. Photo: Private
Per Andersen at his home computer. Photo: Private

2020.04.02 | Aarhus BSS

A different form of teaching

How do you teach from home during the coronavirus crisis? We have spoken to two lecturers from the Department

Dean Thomas Pallesen thanks everyone for their huge effort. Photo: AU Photo
Like everyone else, Thomas Pallesen is working from home these days. Photo: Private

2020.04.02 | Management messages

Message from the dean

Dear employees, Right now, everything has been turned upside down, and our daily routines have been interr

Events at AARHUS BSS

Wed 22 Apr
17:00-20:00 | Tangkroen, Aarhus C
POSTPONED: Danish circus at its best
The Danish Circus Arena is coming to town with its 65th anniversary show, which is something out of the ordinary. The Staff Association has secured a number of tickets at a very reasonable price.
Thu 20 Aug
17:00-23:00 | Mindeparken, Aarhus
2020 DHL Relay Race
It’s time to dust off your trainers and mark your calendar for a cosy and active evening with your colleagues. The registration deadline is 13 May.

Announcements from AU

3/04 - 2020 |

AU to outsource selected cleaning services after tendering procedure

Aarhus University has decided that, from 1 June, the cleaning firm Kongsvang...

2/04 - 2020 |

IT maintenance work during the weekend of 18 and 19 April 2020

IT maintenance work will affect AU’s IT systems and services and cause...

2/04 - 2020 |

Positive economic result in a challenging time

High returns on investments of surplus liquidity in 2019 and restraint during...