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Introduction Day for new employees at AU

Gain new insight, meet new colleagues and get to know your new work place. The event is free of charge and will be rounded off by a guided tour of the university campus.

The Introduction Day is Aarhus University’s official event to welcome new members of staff. Danish and international members of staff are invited, and part of the programme will be in Danish and other parts of the programme will be in English.

During the Introduction Day, you will find out more about Aarhus University as a workplace, you will get a chance to expand your network and you will learn about the university’s goals, vision and future.

Time and place

Monday 27 Feb


The Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C

Programme for Introduction Day

08:30 Introduction to the day by International Academic Staff Services
08:50 AU’s organisational structure by AU Communication and Press
09:00 Welcome by University management team
09:30 New to Denmark – presentation by international staff member at AU
09:55 Presentation of information stands
10:25 Information stands
11:25 Employment related information from an HR partner
12:20 Tour of the university campus

Register for Introduction Day

Read more about the Introduction Day in the invitation or on the Staff Portal.

Contact Ms. Anne P. Langer, apl@au.dk for information about the English part of Introduction Day.
Contact Mr. Henrik Philipp Vestergaard, hpv@au.dk for information about the Danish part of Introduction Day.

At Introduction Day you will meet representatives from:

  • Liaison committees and unions
  • International Academic Staff Services (IAS)
  • International Community
  • HR
  • The Centre for Teaching and Learning
  • AU HR Organisational Learning and Development
  • Web and Digital Media
  • Empower Talent
  • PhD House Activity Group
  • The Research Support Office
  • LærDansk
  • University International Club
  • AU Library
  • AU Procurement

AU welcome package

You can also order a welcome package with a welcome folder, the AU Strategy and AU Staff Policy, important on-arrival guides, map of the university and other relevant information.

Order welcome package