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Anthropology at Aarhus University

Humans are social beings. Anthropology is all about what this means for how we arrange our lives, organize our society and perceive the world around us – everywhere on earth. How are people's worlds different and how do they experience the world differently – across societies or within the same society? And still what is it that we have in common? Read more here

Our degree programmes

In addition to educational programs in Anthropology from bachelor to PhD level, the department of Anthropology also offers a masters-degree in Human Security, supplementary subjects in anthropology and sociology respectively, as well as a one-year masters-degree in health anthropology.     

A strong research environment

The department of Anthropology is among the strongest academic environments in Europe and the department attracts guest-researchers, PhD-students and students from across the world. Our teaching is deeply anchored in our research with particular specializations within globalization and development, innovation and design, medical as well as visual anthropology.

Academic staff

Name Job title Email Phone Building
Andersen, Amalie Bakkær Munk PhD Student amalie.bma@cas.au.dk
Andersen, Rikke Sand Professor with Special Responsibilities rsa@cas.au.dk +4587167984 4235, 126
Baskin Coffey, Victoria PhD Student victoriabaskincoffey@cas.au.dk
Beek, Martijn van Associate Professor mvanbeek@cas.au.dk +4587162119 4236, 111
Bhutia, Anisa Postdoc anisa@cas.au.dk
Birch, Amalie Rævsbæk Student Worker birch@cas.au.dk
Bjerregaard, Sofie Budhoo PhD Student sobj@cas.au.dk
Bræmer Warburg, Anna PHD warburg@cas.au.dk
Brendtner, Fine PhD Student brendtner@cas.au.dk
Bubandt, Nils Ole Professor bubandt@cas.au.dk +4587162116 4236, 120
Capelán, Annika Postdoc ancapekoh@cas.au.dk
Christensen, Laura Munk Student Teacher
Christensen, Søren Rask Bjerre Research Assistant src@cas.au.dk
Cova, Victor Sacha External VIP vcova@cas.au.dk
Dalsgård, Line Professor ald@cas.au.dk +4587162121 4236, 219
Daugbjerg, Mads Associate Professor mads.daugbjerg@cas.au.dk +4587162128 4236, 119
Djurhuus, Jónleyg PhD Student jonleyg@cas.au.dk
Eilenberg, Michael Associate Professor etnome@cas.au.dk +4587162172 4236, 220
Evaldsen Christensen, Marie PhD Student mech@cas.au.dk
Flora, Janne Associate Professor jakf@cas.au.dk +4587161968 4236, 215
Frederiksen, Martin Demant Associate Professor demant@cas.au.dk +4587162065 4235, 234
Frølunde, Mika Thorsgaard
Gade, Christian B. N. Associate Professor gade@cas.au.dk +4587163276 4236, 214
Gammelby, Ane Kathrine Lolholm Postdoc ak@cc.au.dk +4561707411
Gravers, Mikael Associate professor emeritus etnomg@cas.au.dk +4521758809 Villaen, Moesgård Alle 18
Grüner, Line Brandbyge Schmidt PhD Student line.gruner@cas.au.dk 4231, 211
Hansen, Anders Sybrandt Associate Professor etnoash@cas.au.dk +4587162082 4236, 213
Hansen, Tanja Kronborg Research Assistant tanja.kh@cas.au.dk +4560594142
Harrisson, Annika Pohl Postdoc. apha@cas.au.dk +4528782021
Hede-Tobiassen, Kenni Eilert PhD Student hede@cas.au.dk
Hermannsdóttir, Turið Postdoc turidh@cas.au.dk
Høiris, Ole Emeritus professor etnooh@cas.au.dk +4587162565 4215, 216
Pedersen, Susanne Højlund Associate professor, head of department etnosh@cas.au.dk +4587162125 4236, 114
Jensen, Emilie PhD Student e.e.jensen@cas.au.dk
Jensen, Rikke Trige Research Assistant rikke.trige@au.dk
Jeppesen, Maja Kirstine Dahl PhD Student madje@cas.au.dk
Knudsen, Anne Sofie Galst Student Teacher
Knudsen, Lasse Bech PhD Student lbk@cas.au.dk
Köhn, Steffen Assistant Professor steffenkoehn@cas.au.dk 4235, 138
Kramer, Cæcilie Kildahl PhD Student kramer@cas.au.dk
Kristensen, Catrine Sundorf PhD Student csun@cas.au.dk
Kusk, Mette Lind Postdoc melk@au.dk
Laursen, Andreas Thyrsted Research Assistant anth@cas.au.dk +4587159785
Lini, Janne Bleeg Teaching Associate Professor etnobleeg@cas.au.dk +4587163237
Lønning, Moa Nyamwathi Postdoc moa@cas.au.dk +4795803603
Louw, Maria E. Associate Professor etnolouw@cas.au.dk +4587162062 4235, 222
Lovelady, Astrid Stampe Postdoc asl@cas.au.dk
Lowe, Sebastian PHD sebastian.lowe@cas.au.dk
Lund Mortensen, Emilie Assistant Professor elm@cas.au.dk +4526211250 4235, 138
Mandrup, Katrine Hedegaard PhD-student kmbach@cc.au.dk

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