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Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences. Photo: AU Foto

2014.01.27 | People

New director of studies at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

“I would like for us to start thinking about changing our way of thinking and taking a more creative approach to teaching, and thereby engaging the students to a greater extent than previously.” This is Helle Spindler’s ambition for the future as the new director of studies at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences.

When asked to describe what constitutes a normal life in their own culture, Qatari men focus to a greater extent on religion. Qatari women, on the other hand, have an increasingly cross-cultural perception of what constitutes a typical life story. Photo: Colourbox

2013.12.04 | Research news

Religion and gender determine what we expect from life

New research from Aarhus University, School of Business and Social Sciences examines what men and women in Qatar expect from a normal life, and the differences between genders are quite surprising.

2013.12.02 | Aarhus BSS

Warning against phishing emails

At the moment, Aarhus University is faced with a serious phishing problem and needs all staff and students’ help to fight it. You must NEVER share your username and/or password with others, not even to others at AU.

2013.11.29 | Reseach policy

Rethink Aarhus 2017: First call for research projects

AU invites researchers from all four faculties to engage in six large-scale projects for rethinkIMPACTS 2017: European Capital of Culture Research Framework.

New experiment sends couples in for annual relationship check-ups. Photo: Colourbox

2013.11.19 | Students, Staff, Public/media

New experiment sends couples in for annual relationship check-ups

An annual check-up reviewing the state of your relationship - is that a good idea? It seems like it. A new study aims to show whether an annual check-up can strengthen married life and prevent divorce.

Researchers from Aarhus University will be investigating the concepts of life chapters in collaboration with researchers from other universities. Photo: Colourbox.

2013.11.12 | Research news, Staff, Public/media

DKK 4 MILLION FOR RESEARCH ON LIFE STORIES

New research project aims to uncover how we humans create our life stories. The scientists behind the project have recently received DKK 4 million from the Velux Foundation.

2013.11.12 | Research news

Half a million kroner for research on the accessibility of alcohol and tobacco

The researchers behind the project “Down on the Boardwalk” have been granted DKK 0.5 million from AU IDEAS for further research on whether there is a correlation between the accessibility of alcohol and tobacco in Denmark and the spread of these substances in the country.

Cancer patients using complementary and alternative medicine are more depressed. Foto: Colourbox

2013.10.11 | Private and public companies

Cancer patients using complementary and alternative medicine are more depressed

Many cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) with the aim of increasing their quality of life. The results of a new study among women treated for breast cancer cannot confirm this. The results indicate that women who used CAM – in particular various herbal medicines and vitamin supplements – experienced more depressive…

The Center on Autobiographical Memory Research, CON AMORE, has just had their grant period extended by the Danish National Research Foundation.

2013.10.01 | Research news

42 million for Center on Autobiographical Memory Research

Backed by a DKK 42 million grant from the Danish National Research Foundation, the Center on Autobiographical Memory Research, CON AMORE, will be able to carry out research for five more years.

2013.09.17 | Aarhus BSS

Feedback from AMBA after their visit with BSS

After having visited BSS, the members of the AMBA panel indicated that they are highly impressed with the school’s strong emphasis on research and with the feedback from students, prospective employers and stakeholders. But the panel also calls attention to certain areas that need to be adjusted or restructured in order for BSS to fully live up to…

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