News and Events

  • Here you find the latest news and events from
    the Department of Management.

The department is very active and has many visiting professors and prominent guests. Most visitors give presentations when they visit the department.

It is inspiring to meet international experts and it gives us the opportunity to get interesting input. We also enjoy taking part in fruitful debates.

The department has a long tradition for hosting seminars and disseminating research results at seminars, conferences and workshops.


Photo: Kforum

2019.05.15 | Awards

Finn Frandsen and Winni Johansen win the ‘KOM-pris 2019’

Professor Finn Frandsen and Professor Winni Johansen from Department of Management, Aarhus BSS, have won this year’s KOM-pris (communication prize) for their ”world-class research” in organisational crises, crisis management and crisis communication. The KOM-pris is awarded by The Danish Union of Journalists (Dansk Journalistforbund) and Kforum.

In connection with the sustainability conference at AU in February, the Committee for Research and External Cooperation announced to fund two or three networks based on partnerships between AU, government agencies and institutions and the business community.

2019.05.08 | Research news

The Department of Management takes part in new SDG networks

Researchers from the MAPP Centre are involved in the new projects 'New Foods for Physical and Mental Well-Being' and 'Overcoming the Challenges of a Circular Economy' at Aarhus University

2019.04.08 | Aarhus BSS

Women buy healthy food when they see an attractive man

What we choose to eat and drink when we see a potential, attractive partner is still driven by our primal instincts. This means that women buy healthier food when they see an attractive man and that men buy more expensive food when they see an attractive woman.


Mon 17 Jun
10:00-11:30 | Room 2628-M303, Department of Management, Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University
PhD presentation at Department of Management
3rd year PhD presentation by Erik Stoltenberg Lahm
Wed 19 Jun
13:00-15:15 | Building 2626, G Harvard
PhD defence: Helle Eskesen Gode
Dynamics of Employee Ideation on Internal Social Media from a Communication Perspective
Thu 20 Jun
13:00-14:00 | Room 2628-M303, Department of Management, Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University
OSA Seminar by Shea Fan
You Are Always One of Us: The Role of Implicit Theories of Ethnicity in Host Country Employees' View of Co-ethnic Expatriates
Tue 25 Jun
13:00-15:15 | Building 2626, G Harvard
PhD defence: Mikkel Brauer-Johnsen
Legitimacy management in project-based organisations
Fri 28 Jun
13:00-15:00 | Lecture hall Harvard, build. 2626, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V
PhD Defence by Christina Bidmon
Managing transitions - The significance of microprocesses for organizational change