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Lotte Meinert

2017.10.25 | Antropologi, Grant

Major EU grant for PhD programme in Africa’s biggest challenges

How should Africa deal with the major continent-wide challenges related to, among other things, health, refugees, the environment and energy supply? These are some of the questions junior researchers from all over the world will be addressing as part of a new European collaboration headed by Aarhus University. The collaboration has recently…

[Translate to English:] Martin Luther malet i 1528 af Lucas Cranach den ældre.

2017.10.30 | Grant, Historie og Klassiske Studier, Teologi

Is Luther behind the Nordic model of society?

Aarhus University is part of a new joint Nordic project aimed at studying the impact of Luther’s ideas about social development in Scandinavia. The project has been granted more than SEK 4 million.

Excavation at Vasagård on Bornholm, examining the remains of a circular temple structure from around 2900 BC. Photo: Michael Thorsen, Bornholms Museum.

2017.06.16 | Research

Great potential in combining archaeological data with DNA analysis

Closer collaboration between archaeologists and genetic scientists will generate more knowledge – and more detailed knowledge – about human prehistory. This is the conclusion drawn by Assistant Professor Niels Nørkjær Johannsen from the Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies and the Interacting Minds Centre, in an article which has just…


Events

Thu 23 Nov
10:15-16:00 | Building 1485 - Room 226, Nobelparken, Campus Aarhus
MigMob-workshop: The institutionalization of religion among migrants
Tue 28 Nov
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Historical Ecology, Applied Archaeology, and the Idea of a Useable Past
Lecture by Dr. Christian Isendahl (University of Gothenburg).
Tue 28 Nov
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Historical Ecology, Applied Archaeology, and the Idea of a Useable Past
Lecture by Dr. Christian Isendahl (University of Gothenburg).