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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
  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
PROFESSOR 316 303 316 323 321
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 688 704 713 662 690
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR LEVEL 392 433 440 396 414
PHD 360 373 389 383 380
ACADEMIC STAFF, OTHERIP 432 480 489 466 556
ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGERS 45 42 44 45 41
ACADEMIC TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF 500 547 567 581 606
TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF (NON-ACADEMIC) 1.131 857 857 790 826
TOTAL 3.864 3.739 3.815 3.646 3.834

 

sTAFF NUMBERS IN MAIN AREAS
  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
CENTRAL ADMIN. 682 674 707 747 750
HUMANITIES 501 517 482 424 416
SOCIAL SCIENCES 483 489 501 422 446
MEDICINE 481 487 502 501 539
ENGINEERING 998 900 944 870 937
TECH 720 672 679 682 746
TOTAL 3.864 3.730 3.801 3.646 3.834

Staff numbers in Full-time equivalents (FTE)

FTE STAFF IN MAIN AREAS
  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
CENTRAL ADMIN. 604 669 669 724 703
HUMANITIES 434 470 472 421 404
SOCIAL SCIENCES 486 504 512 469 416
MEDICINE 307 326 342 330 337
ENGINEERING 874 841 859 838 825
TECH 647 621 643 634 666
TOTAL 3.351 3.431 3.498 3.416 3.351

 

FTE STAFF in main CATEGORIES
  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
PROFESSOR 246 242 242 247 246
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 619 648 664 655 627
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR LEVEL 377 395 412 390 377
PHD 354 359 375 383 366
ACADEMIC STAFF, OTHER 436 449 462 446 454
ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGERS 44 43 46 47 40
ACADEMIC TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF 477 498 541 545 561
TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF (NON-ACADEMIC) 798 799 757 703 680
TOTAL 3.351 3.431 3.498 3.416 3.351

 

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Contact

AAU Finance Management Unit
Fredrik Bajers Vej 7K
9220 Aalborg East
Tel.: (45) 9940 9940
E-mail: analyse@adm.aau.dk