News

Folke Ölander was an excellent researcher. He will be greatly missed by family, friends, colleagues and peer researchers. The funeral took place on Saturday January 4, 2014 in Brabrand.

2013.12.30 | Staff

Tribute to Folke Ölander: 21 July 1935 – 28 December 2013

It is with sorrow that we received the news that Emeritus Professor of economic psychology Folke Ölander passed away 28 December after a short period of severe illness. We have lost a wonderful colleague, an inspiring researcher, a supportive research mentor, an enthusiastic teacher, a great sportsman and a dear friend.

As a consumer you want to reduce the environmental impact of your food consumption, the most efficient approach is to eat less meat, especially beef. Photo: Jesper Rais.

2013.12.19 | Knowledge exchange

We should eat less beef

If we are to make sure that everyone has enough to eat in the future, we should review our eating habits. Our high consumption of meat, especially beef, has a significant environmental impact and puts pressure on the world’s food resources. But it is not easy to get people to buy fewer burgers and consume less red meat. We need a lot of different…

2013.12.17 | Research news

Research on Aarhus 2017

In 2017 Aarhus will be European Capital of Culture. Aarhus University has partnered up with the Aarhus 2017 "RETHINK" project and the partnership involves several aspects including teaching activities, conferences, evaluation and research related to Aarhus 2017.

2013.12.16 | Announcements

What are the e-leadership skills needed in start-ups and SMEs?

The European Commission has awarded Aarhus University, the IS Research Group, and a consortium comprising of INSEAD (FR), IE Business School (ES), Henley Business School (UK), New Bulgarian University (BG) and empirica (DE) a service contract for 900,000 euros to research e-leadership skills in start-ups and SMEs over the next 2 years.  The…

2013.12.13 | Announcements

Chris Ellegaard - Professor in in B2B marketing management

A professorship in B2B marketing management at BADM was advertised in April 2013. We are happy to announce that Chris Ellegaard has been appointed professor as of 1 January 2014. Congratulations to Chris!

2013.12.09 | Announcements

700,000 DKK from DI for a project on global leadership

Professor Jakob Lauring and Assistant Professor Anders Klitmøller have received 700,000 DKK from the Confederation of Danish Industry for a project on global leadership. The project includes studies on virtual leadership, Danish leadership styles, trust and conflict in international organisations, and the effect of organisational factors on the…