2017.01.23 | People and cultures
Mikkel Rytter (Anthropology) has received funding for a project on "The ethnic elderly and volunteer helpers: Family dynamics as a platform for municipal welfare innovation."
2016.10.05 | Arts
Mark Sedgwick was elected to the board of the Nordic Society for Middle Eastern Studies in September 2016
2016.09.02 | PhD defence
Maria-Louise Clausen successfully defended her PhD dissertation, based on a Yemeni case study, at the Department of Political Science in September.
2016.02.10 | Society and politics
Professor Hinnebusch will spend March to May 2016 in Aarhus as part of Morten Valbjørn’s project on "Sectarianism in the Wake of the Arab Revolts."
2016.01.14 | Arts
Sara Jul Jacobsen, a PhD fellow at Roskilde University, is now a guest researcher in Aarhus.
2015.10.22 | Arts
Martin Riexinger has been elected to the Board of the Forum for Islamforskning, the Danish association for research on Islam.
2015.06.17 | Grant
Morten Valbjørn has received a major grant for a group research project, SWAR - Sectarianism in the Wake of the Arab Revolts – beyond primordialist and instrumentalist understandings of Shia/Sunni divisions in a new Middle East.
2015.02.12 | Arts
Elvire Corboz has published "Guardians of Shi'ism: Sacred Authority and Transnational Family Networks" with Edinburgh University Press.
2015.01.17 | Arts
From 01.01.15, he is the new director of the Danish Egyptian Dialog Institute (DEDI).
2014.12.08 | Staff
Thomas Würtz will be joining the Arab and Islamic Studies program for the first half of 2015.