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Rectorate at Aalborg University

The Rectorate at Aalborg University (AAU) undertakes the day-to-day management of Aalborg University and consists of Rector, Pro-rector and the University Director.

Rector Per Michael Johansen

Rector Per Michael Johansen

Address

Fredrik Bajers Vej 5, room 208
9220 Aalborg Ø

Tel.: ( 45) 9940 9501
Mail: rektor@aau.dk

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Open Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

 


 

Rector’s tasks

Rector Per Michael Johansen undertakes the day-to-day management of Aalborg University within the framework laid down by the AAU Board.

  • Rector signs for the University, with the exception of transactions pertaining to real property, and decides in all matters that are not assigned to others by law, statute or delegation
  • Rector recommends the appointment and dismissal of the senior managers (pro-rector and university director) to the Board, and appoints and dismisses the managers of all other main areas, i.e. the dean of each academic main area, a managing director for the Danish Building Research Institute and a head librarian of the university library
  • Rector recommends the budget to the University Board and signs the accounts
  • Rector determines guidelines for the day-to-day management of the University and stipulates management competence in delegation declarations
  • Rector speaks on behalf of the University 

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Pro-rector Inger Askehave

Pro-rector Inger Askehave

Address

Fredrik Bajers Vej 5, room 210
9220 Aalborg Ø

Tel.: ( 45) 9940 9503
Mobile: ( 45) 2787 9829
Mail: prorektor@aau.dk

Link to personal profile
Open Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

Pro-rector’s tasks

Aalborg University’s Pro-rector Inger Askehave acts on behalf of the Rector.

  • In the absence of the Rector, the Pro-rector will assume all duties and powers of the Rector
  • The Pro-rector also assists the Rector in his day-to-day management of AAU, and the Rector may delegate responsibility for specific issues to the Pro-rector
  • Consequently, the Pro-rector is the chair of a number of rector’s committees and councils, in agreement with the Rector

 

 

 

 

University Director Antonino Castrone

University Director Antonino Castrone

Address

Fredrik Bajers Vej 5, room 202
9220 Aalborg Ø

Tel.: ( 45) 9940 9502
Mail: director@adm.aau.dk

Link to personal profile
Open Curriculum Vitea (pdf) 
 

 

The University Director's tasks

The University Director's tasks are laid down in a job description prepared by the Rector and approved by the University Board.

  • The University Director is responsible for the AAU administration
  • The University Director advises the Rector and the University Board on issues pertaining to the administrative operation and development of the University
  • The University Director must ensure that the administration operates as a competent service organisation which supports the University management, staff and students, and that the laws, rules and regulatory requirements pertaining to the University are complied with
  • In addition to this, the University Director is responsible for the ongoing development of the University's administrative functions and for the competence development of staff