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PHAUST
The PhD Association at AU, Science and Technology



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Matching expectations
Matching expectations with your supervisor is important. We recommend you to bring this form to a meeting with your supervisor in the beginning of your studies.


Quick guide to PhD Planner
The PhD Plan is a mutual agreement between the PhD student and the Graduate School of Science and Technology (GSST). We recommend you to read our quick guide to use the planner most efficiently.


Mentor Programme
We recommend that you consider finding a mentor among the faculty of your institute in the beginning of your PhD studies. This document provides information on how to proceed and what to consider.


News and Events from GSST:

2016.06.15 | Talent development, PhD students

Call for Applications to the Falling Walls Lab Aarhus

AU Research Support and External Relations - Events and Communication Support would like to call your attention to an innovative scientific format for aspiring researchers – the Falling Walls Lab. The Lab is a platform for PhDs and PhD students from all disciplines who get the opportunity to present their research work, business model,…


Photo by Maria Randima

2016.06.02 | PhD students, Talent development

The Ministry of Higher Education and Science is undertaking an analysis of the quality of the Danish PhD programme.

The analysis entails electronic surveys among PhD students, supervisors and foreign assessors of PhD theses.


2016.05.30 | Talent development, PhD students

Tools to help improve study life and student welfare

Counsellors and advisory bodies at Aarhus University have revitalised their website on tools and services available to help improve study life and student welfare. The site is aimed at Bachelor’s and Master’s students, but provides a great number of tools that also PhD students may benefit from. It is set up as a user-oriented platform where…




What is PHAUST?

PHAUST is the association representing all the PhD Students at Science & Technology, Aarhus University. The board of PHAUST consists of up to 9 members elected from the various departments of the faculty. Our job is to discuss matters of relevance for PhD Students, find improvements and discuss these improvements with the head and the administration of the PhD school. We try to be in close collaboration with the programme representatives at the departments, and we choose representatives for the university-wide PhD Association AUPA and we nominate candidates for the PhD committee at Science and Technology and the Academic Council.

Please contact the board at board.phd.st [ at ] maillist.au.dk

The board consists of:

Substitutes: