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Staff at Aalborg University

Staff numbers

Aalborg University is a large organisation, and among the largest employers in North Denmark with over 3.800 salaried employees. In addition to salaried staff, many hourly-paid employees are also affiliated with the University such as visiting lecturers, scientific assistants, student assistants, student teachers and external examiners.

In these tables, only salaried employees are included, unless otherwise stated. The entire University production, including that of hourly-paid employees, is included in the number of full-time equivalents.

University staff groups:

  • Academic staff (in Danish often abbreviated VIP) Research and teaching staff. For instance: professors, associate professors, assistant professors and research assistants.
  • Administrative staff (in Danish often abbreviated TAP) Support staff responsible for technical and administrative tasks. For instance: secretaries, academic officers, service assistants, officers of the buildings.

  

staff numbers in main cateGORIES
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
PROFESSOR 246 286 300 319 316
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 562 599 586 634 689
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR LEVEL 335 325 345 365 392
PHD 567 619 551 470 373
ACADEMIC STAFF, OTHERIP 306 275 306 337 434
ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGERS 40 46 45 46 45
ACADEMIC TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF 448 438 456 465 480
TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF (NON-ACADEMIC) 967 945 931 919 911
TOTAL 3.471 3.533 3.520 3.555 3.640

 

sTAFF NUMBERS IN MAIN AREAS
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
CENTRAL ADMIN. 504 530 611 610 616
HUMANITIES 422 479 448 456 470
SOCIAL SCIENCES 438 446 439 452 466
MEDICINE 245 329 374 421 444
ENGINEERING 973 921 899 925 945
TECH 889 828 749 691 698
TOTAL 3.471 3.533 3.520 3.555 3.640

Staff numbers in Full-time equivalents (FTE)

FTE STAFF IN MAIN AREAS
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
CENTRAL ADMIN. 469 509 589 592 604
HUMANITIES 389 462 447 424 434
SOCIAL SCIENCES 422 466 453 456 486
MEDICINE 208 244 268 296 306
ENGINEERING 894 885 866 871 877
TECH 786 813 702 669 644
TOTAL 3.168 3.380 3.325 3.307 3.351

 

FTE STAFF in main CATEGORIES
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
PROFESSOR 194 232 243 246 246
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 513 538 544 570 619
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR LEVEL 309 356 359 379 377
PHD 497 547 480 397 354
ACADEMIC STAFF, OTHER 384 382 391 410 436
ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGERS 41 46 45 44 44
ACADEMIC TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF 400 438 447 470 477
TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF (NON-ACADEMIC) 831 843 816 792 798
TOTAL 3.168 3.380 3.325 3.307 3.351

 

Contact

AAU's Finance Management Unit
Fredrik Bajers Vej 7F
9220 Aalborg East
Tel.: (45) 9940 3957 
E-mail: hban@adm.aau.dk