Course A1000/78 Welcome to the PhD study


Course leader: Anne Mette Øeby

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Health

Course fee: 0.00 DKK

Max seats: 40

Applicants: 57

Status: Course is finished

Semester: Spring 2021

Application deadline: 07/02/2021

Start date: 09/02/2021

Administrator: Annette Poulsen

Course changed to online

Due to COVID-19 restrictions this course will be held online. 8 February 2021 you will receive and information email with course programme and links to Zoom.

Title: Welcome to the PhD study A1000/78

is being offered by the Graduate School of Health, Aarhus University, spring 2021

Criteria for participation: Enrolment as a PhD student at Health, Aarhus University.

Aim: Introduction event for all newly enrolled PhD students at Health, Aarhus University.

The Graduate School of Health wishes to welcome all newly enrolled PhD students to the PhD programme, and to give PhD students the opportunity to meet and interact with fellow PhD students and AU representatives from fields relevant during the PhD programme.

Contents: Welcome presentations followed by introductions to different AU units that might be relevant for you to know during your PhD programme.


  • Introduction to the Graduate School of Health
  • PhD Student Counselling
  • Data Management
  • Key points and services & demonstration of the PhD Planner system

Introduction to e.g.:

  • The PhD association
  • International Academic Staff Service (IAS)
  • Corporate relations
  • Technology Transfer Office (TTO)
  • Research support office (grant applications)
  • AU Career PhD and Junior Researcher
  • Biostatistical Advisory Service (BIAS)
  • International Medical Cooperation Committee (IMCC)
  • PhD administration

Language: English

Instructors: Head of the Graduate School Helene Nørrelund, representative from the PhD Career and Junior Researcher unit, PhD student member of the PhD Association, representative from International Academic Staff Services (IAS), representative from the External Relations Office, representative from the Research Support Office, representatives from the Graduate School of Health, representative from Biostatistical Advisory Service (BIAS), representative(s) from IMCC Research Exchange, PhD student counsellor Ebba Nexø, Data Manager Jakob Hjort.

Time and date: 9 February 2021 from 9:00 – 12:00

Venue: Online on Zoom

Course dates:

  • 09 February 2021 09:00 - 12:00