HONORARY PROFESSORS AND ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

In so far as is possible, the organisational affiliation is specified for each researcher at the time of the conferment of the honorary title. Extensions of honorary titles etc. are not included in the list.note

Unless otherwise stated, the titles awarded are honorary professorships. 

2014

  • Dr.Jur. Edward Thomas Canuel, United States Department of State, Foreign Service, adjungeret professor ved AU Herning/Juridisk Institut
  • Dr.med. Jørgen Rungby, Center for Diabetesforskning på Gentofte Universitetshospital, adjungeret professor i klinisk farmakologi ved Biomedicinsk Institut
  • Forskningspsykolog ved Forskningsafsnittet, Børne- og Ungdomspsykiatrisk Center, Risskov, Loa Clausen, adjungeret lektor ved Psykologisk Institut
  • Professor, overlæge, dr.med. Jørgen Aagaard, adjungeret professor i klinisk epidemiologisk psykiatri ved Institut for Klinisk Medicin og Aarhus Universitetshospital, Afdeling M
  • Gruppeleder ved Kræftens Bekæmpelses Forskningscenter, ph.d. Ole Raaschou-Nielsen, adjungeret professor ved Institut for Miljøvidenskab, Roskilde
  • Professor ved Stockholms Universitet Gustaf Arrhenius, adjungeret professor ved Institut for Statskundskab

2013

  • Professor ved University of Bern Christian Joppke, adjungeret professor ved Institut for Statskundskab
  • Michael C. Parker, adjungeret professor i kirurgi ved Institut for Klinisk Medicin
  • Professor ved University of Wisconsin Donald Moynihan, adjungeret professor ved Institut for Statskundskab
  • Professor emeritus ved University of Liverpool Elizabeth Mary Ettorre, adjungeret professor ved Center for Rusmiddelforskning ved Psykologisk Institut
  • Carla Baan, adjungeret professor ved Transplantationscentret på Aarhus Universitet
  • Niels Jørgen Secher, adjungeret professor i gynækologi og obstetrik
  • Professor Neil Finer, adjungeret professor i neonatologi ved Aarhus Universitetshospital
  • Professor Michael Freeman, adjungeret professor ved Institut for Retsmedicin

2012

  • Kenneth Jay Rothman,Professor of Epidemiology at Boston University School of Public Health, Honorary Professor at Health
  • Olav Bjørn Petersen, Consultant, PhD, Honorary Associate Professor at Health
  • Brendan John Moran, Honorary Professor at Health
  • Kirsten Halsnæs, Centre Director, DTU Management Engineering (Honorary Professor at AU Herning)
  • Bo Løfgren, First Registrar, PhD, Honorary Associate Professor of Acute Medicine
  • Dr. Simon James Griffin, Deputy Centre Director at the MRC Epidemiology Unit and the Center for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR) in association with the University of Cambridge, UK
  • Jens Peter Gøtze, Consultant, MD, PhD and Research Director, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet
  • Lise Tarnow, Head of Section, Consultant, MD, PhD, Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte (Honorary Professor of Clinical Studies)
  • Peter Rossing, Head of Research, Consultant, MD, PhD, Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte
  • Gu Bingling outgoing President of Tsinghua University in China (Honorary Professor at Science and Technology)

2011

  • Jørgen Kjærgaard, Associate Professor of Hymnology and Liturgy, Vestervig Kirkemusikskole 
  • Professor Loren T. Stuckenbruck, Princeton Theological Seminary, USA
  • Jörg Rüpke, Professor in the Comparative Study of Religions, University of Erfurt, Germany
  • Professor Pascal Boyer, Department of Psychology and Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
  • Kocku von Stuckrad, Professor in the Comparative Study of Religions, Department of Religious Studies and the History of Christianity at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
  • Lars Lindencrone Petersencand.jur. (School of Business and Social Sciences)
  • Jørgen Steen Sørensencand.jur., Danish parliamentary ombudsman (School of Business and Social Sciences)
  • Søren Bech, Head of Research, PhD, Bang & Olufsen (Honorary Professor of Perceptual Sound Technology)
  • Søren Ejling Larsen, Programme Director, Technical University of Denmark, DTU Risø (Honorary Professor of Atmospheric Fluid Dynamics)
  • Professor Tomas Georg Björk, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden (Honorary Professor of Mathematics)
  • Senior Researcher Ole Balling, Idé-Pro Engineering Software (Honorary Professor of Mechanical Engineering)
  • Christian Lodberg Hvas, unknown place of employment (Honorary Associate Professor of Gastroenterology and Hepatology)
  • Hanne Birke Sørensen, Aarhus University Hospital (Honorary Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery)
  • Henrik Hager, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Medical Biochemistry)
  • Noel S. Weiss, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA (Honorary Professor of Epidemiology)
  • Frede Olesen, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University (Honorary Professor of General Practice)
  • Weinstein Professor T. Douglas Price, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA (Honorary Professor of Prehistoric Archaeology)

2010

  • Research Professor and Director Theodor DieterInstitute for Ecumenical Research in Strasburg, Germany
  • Vitor Westhelle, Professor of Systematic Theology, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, USA
  • Professor Allan S. Hoffman,University of Washington, Seattle, USA (Honorary Professor of Interdisciplinary Nanoscience)
  • Merlin Donald Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada (Honorary Professor of Religion, Cognition and Culture)
  • Professor, Dr. Bernhard LangDr.h.c., University of Paderborn, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Department of Catholic Theology
  • Professor Linda Woodhead, Lancaster University, UK (Honorary Professor in the Study of Religion)
  • Peter Gorm Larsen, Senior Professor of Engineering, Engineering College of Aarhus (Honorary Professor of Computer Technology and Embedded Systems, Aarhus School of Engineering)
  • Associate professor Eric Post, Pennsylvania State University, USA (Honorary Professor at the National Environmental Research Institute (NERI), Aarhus University)
  • Jakob Bundgaard, cand.merc.jur., PhD (ASB)
  • Jens Wittendorff, cand.merc.jur., dr.jur. (ASB)
  • Anders Strandet Jepsen, cand.jur., PhD (Honorary Professor at ASB)
  • Martin Christian Kruhl, cand.jur., PhD (Honorary Professor at ASB)
  • Professor Paul M. Sniderman (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Associate Professor Robert van der Veen (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Professor Deborah Stone (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Professor Cheng Wang,National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, China (Honorary Professor of Interdisciplinary Nanoscience)
  • Professor Liam J. Bannon, University of Limerick, Ireland (Honorary Professor of Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Professor Bjarne Stroustrup, Texas A&M University, USA (Honorary Professor of Object Oriented Programming Languages)
  • Ole D. Wolters, Children’s Clinic, Randers (Honorary Associate Professor of Pulmonary Medicine/Drug Allergy)
  • Won Yong Kim, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Erika F. Christensen, Pre-hospital, Aarhus (Honorary Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology)
  • Trine Mogensen, Aarhus University Hospital (Honorary Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology)
  • Peter Christensen, Aarhus University Hospital (Honorary Associate Professor in Surgery)
  • Jens Kelsen, unknown place of employment (Honorary Associate Professor of Gastroenterology and Hepatology)
  • Niels K. Veien, Medical Specialist (Honorary Professor of Dermatovenerology)
  • Mogens Lytken Larsen, Odense University Hospital, Department of Cardiology (Honorary Professor of Cardiology)
  • Peter Mikael Funch-Jensen, Medical Specialist (Honorary Professor of Surgical Gastroenterology)
  • Adrian Edwards, Cardiff University, Department of Primary Care & Public Health, UK (Honorary Professor of General Practice)

2009

  • Nicole G. Kristjansen RosenbergHead Psychologist (Honorary Professor of Clinical Psychology)
  • Professor Ib Madsen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Mathematics)
  • Bogi Hansen,Hydrographer, PhD, Head of the environmental unit at Havstovan (Faroe Marine Research Institute) in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands (Honorary Professor of Marine Ecology and Physical Oceanography)
  • Professor Alan C. Luntz, Stanford University, USA (Honorary Professor of Surface Science)
  • Dr. Martin Kussmann, Group Leader, Functional Genomics at the Nestlé Research Center, Switzerland (Honorary Professor of Interdisciplinary Nano and Nutritional Science)
  • Harmina Ida Stamhuis, PhD, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands (Honorary Professor at the Department of Science Studies)
  • Professor Carlos Torres, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (Honorary Professor at DPU)
  • Henrik Vorum, Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Medical Biochemistry)
  • Ole Brink, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (Honorary Associate Professor)
  • Gregers Wegener, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor in the Pathophysiology of Depression)
  • Kent Lodberg Christensen, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Cardiology (Honorary Associate Professor)
  • Erik Morre Pedersen, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Radiology (Honorary Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology)
  • Ole Frøbert, Örebro University Hospital, Department of Cardiology (Honorary Associate Professor)
  • Thomas Decker Christensen, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery (Honorary Associate Professor of Internal Medicine)
  • Martin Lind, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • Søren Barsgaard Hansen, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor)
  • Poul Lehm Andersen, Aarhus University Hospital (Honorary Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine)
  • Helene Nørrelund, Viborg Hospital, Department of Medicine (Honorary Associate Professor)
  • Søren Nielsen, unknown place of employment (Honorary Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology)
  • Christian Østergaard Hansen, Herlev Hospital, Department of Clinical Microbiology (Honorary Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine)
  • Eigil Kjeldsen, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine)
  • Finn Bo Petersen, St. Mark’s Hospital, Salt Lake City, USA (Honorary Professor of Nonmyeloablative Stem Cell Research)
  • Stanley Lemeshow, Ohio State University, School of Public Health, USA (Honorary Professor of Biostatistics)
  • Peter Vedsted, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University (Honorary Professor of General Practice)
  • Zahi Adel Fayad, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA (Honorary Professor of Nanomedicine)
  • Zahed Tipu Aziz, John Radcliffe Hospital, UK (Honorary Professor of Neurosurgery)
  • Michael Swindle, Medical University of South Carolina, USA (Honorary Professor of Comparative Anatomy and Physiology)
  • Professor Finn-Einar Eliassen, dr.phil., Vestfold University College (Honorary Professor of Urban History)

2008

  • Erik Lykke Mortensen,Psychologist, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Health Psychology)
  • ProfessorJohn Weinman, BA, PhD, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College, London, UK (Honorary Professor of Health Psychology)
  • Lars German Hagsten, Senior Professor of Engineering, PhD, Engineering College of Aarhus (Honorary Professor of Architectural Engineering specialising in brickwork constructions) 
  • Professor Hans-Henrik Parving, Consultant, MD, PhD, Department of Medical Endocrinology, Rigshospitalet (Honorary Professor in diabetic kidney disease)
  • Professor Patricia Crone, PhD, Princeton Institute for Advanced Study, USA (Honorary Professor of Islamic History)
  • Professor Karla Pollmann, St. Andrews University, Scotland (Honorary Professor)
  • Torben Ballegaard Sørensen former Group CEO of Bang & Olufsen (Honorary Professor at the Department of Management, Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University)
  • Kristin Ørjasæter (Honorary Associate Professor of Scandinavian Languages and Literature)
  • Professor Gerardo Munck (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Mathias Albert (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Professor Carsten Valdemar Kowalczyk (Honorary Professor of Economics)
  • Dr Mark Shevlin (Honorary Professor of Psychology)
  • Professor Katherine Richardson, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Marine Ecology)
  • Dr Randell Alexander Stephenson, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands (Honorary Professor of Geophysics and Tectonics)
  • Erling Bjerregaard Pedersen, Holstebro Regional Hospital (Honorary Professor of Nephrology/Hypertension)
  • Johan Hviid Andersen, Herning Regional Hospital, Department of Occupational Medicine (Honorary Professor of Occupational Medicine)
  • Albert Gjedde, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Neuroscience)

2007

  • Eric Chantler, PhD, University of Manchester, UK (Honorary Professor of Biophysics)
  • Professor Olav J. Bergmann, Consultant, MD, PhD, cand.odont., chairman of the expert committee on haematology in the Region of Southern Denmark (Honorary Professor of General and Oral Medicine)
  • Oluf Borbye Pedersen, Consultant, MD, PhD, Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte (Honorary Professor of Molecular Diabetology)
  • Research Professor Poul Holm, dr.phil., Centre for Maritime and Regional History (Honorary Professor of History)
  • Professor Stein Evju, cand.jur. (ASB)
  • Steen Bilde Jørgensen, Logistics Director at Bang & Olufsen (ASB)
  • Professor Richard Burton (ASB)
  • Professor James N. Druckman (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Professor Linda Weis (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Professor Jarl Bengson, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris/University of Gothenburg, Sweden (Honorary Professor at DPU)
  • Iordanis I. Arzimanoglou, Biomedical Science Park Aarhus (Honorary Associate Professor of Cancer Genetics)
  • Timothy L. Lash, Boston University, USA (Honorary Associate Professor of Clinical Epidemiology)
  • Henning Grønbæk, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Internal Medicine)
  • Michael D. Freeman, Oregon Health & Science University, USA (Honorary Associate Professor of Forensic Epidemiology)
  • Søren Kold, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (Honorary Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • Peter Vestergaard, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor in calcium metabolic disorders)
  • Susanne Keiding, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University (Honorary Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Hepatology and Medical Gastroenterology)
  • Dirk A. Bender, Aarhus University Hospital, PET-Centre (Honorary Associate Professor of Pathophysiology and Experimental Tomography)
  • Wang Jun, Beijing Genomics Institute, China (Honorary Professor of Bioinformatics)
  • Claus Yding Andersen, Rigshospitalet, Laboratory of Reproductive Biology (Honorary Professor of Reproductive Toxicology)
  • Hans Ibsen, Glostrup University Hospital (Honorary Professor in hypertension)

2006

  • Emeritus pProfessor Henk Bos, Utrecht University, the Netherlands (Honorary Professor in the History of Mathematics)
  • Henrik Jørgen AndersenHead of Corporate R&D at Arla Foods, PhD (Honorary Professor of Nano and Food Science)
  • Professor Bryan Jones (Honorary Professor of Political Science)
  • Karsten Hagel-Sørensen, cand.jur. (SAM)
  • Professor Kjell Rubenson, Department of Educational Studies, University of British Columbia, Canada (Honorary Professor at DPU)
  • Professor James P. Spillane, School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University (Honorary Professor at DPU)
  • Professor Albert Tuijnman, Human Capital, European Investment Bank (Honorary Professor at DPU)
  • Professor Willem Johan Pelgrum, Department of Education, Twente University of Technology, the Netherlands (Honorary Professor at DPU)
  • Niels Nørskov-Lauritsen, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Clinical Microbiology (Honorary Associate Professor of Clinical Microbiology)
  • Jens Søndergaard, University of Southern Denmark, Research Unit of General Practice (Honorary Associate Professor of General Practice)
  • Ida Vogel, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Clinical Genetics (Honorary Associate Professor of Epidemiology)

2005

  • Charlotte Horsmans Poulsen,PhD, co-founder of the Danish Biotechnology Forum, member of the board of the Aarhus University iNANO Center and chairman of the board of the NanoFOOD consortium (Honorary Professor of Nanotechnology and Food Science)
  • Associate Professor Joan Bechtold, PhD, University of Minnesota, USA (Honorary Professor of Experimental Implant Surgery)
  • Jiri Lukas, Senior Researcher and Group Leader, Genome Integrity Unit, Institute of Biological Cancer Research, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Molecular Cancer Cell Biology)
  • Professor Ken Museth, PhD, Linköping University (Honorary Professor of Computer Graphics)
  • Professor Roy Helge Gabrielsen, Director, the Research Council of Norway (Honorary Professor of Structural and Petroleum Geology
  • Professor Karlheinz Langanke, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany (Honorary Professor of Theoretical Physics)
  • Emeritus Professor Rodney Andrew Herbert, University of Dundee, UK (Honorary Professor of Microbiology)

2004

  • Hans Edvard Nørregård-Nielsen Chairman of the New Carlsberg Foundation Board, MA (Honorary Professor of Art History)
  • Associate Professor Kitt Mia Falk Petersen , Yale University School of Medicine, USA (Honorary Professor of Human Metabolism)
  • Associate ProfessorBodil Norrild, dr.scient., Department of Molecular Pathology, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Molecular Virology)
  • Horace Engdahl, phil.dr., permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy (Honorary Professor of Scandinavian Studies)
  • Professor Dr. Claus von Carnap-Bornheim, University of Kiel, Germany, Director of the State Archaeological Museum Gottorf Castle and the Schleswig-Holstein State Archaeological Department (Honorary Professor of Prehistoric Archaeology)
  • Anegen Trillingsgaard,Head Psychologist, Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Adolescents (Honorary Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychology)
  • Emeritus Professor James Graham-Campbell University College London, UK (Honorary Professor of Medieval Archaeology)
  • Professor Eugene Polzik, PhD, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Optical Physics)
  • Kristian Thestrup-Pedersen, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Honorary Professor of Dermatovenerology)

2003

  • Professor Kurt Jörnsten,PhD, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Bergen, Norway (Honorary Professor of Operational Research)
  • Professor Ajit P. Yoganathan, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, USA (Honorary Professor of Hemodynamics)
  • Daniel Conley, PhD, National Environmental Research Institute (Honorary Professor of Marine Biogeochemistry)
  • Sjúrður Fróði Olsen, MD, PhD, Staff Specialist, the Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, National Institute for Health Data and Disease Control (Honorary Professor of Epidemiology)
  • Associate Professor Knud Jørgen Munk (Honorary Associate Professor of Economics)
  • Professor Gunnar Thorlund Jepsen (Honorary Professor of Economics)
  • Arne Jensen, PhD, Aalborg University (Honorary Professor of Mathematical Physics)
  • Daniel Joseph Conley, Senior Researcher, PhD, National Environmental Research Institute (Honorary Professor of Marine Biogeochemistry)
  • Professor Kurt Ossian Jörnsten, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (Honorary Professor of Operational Research)

2002

  • Professor Kirsten Refsing, dr.phil., The University of Hong Kong (Honorary Professor of Japanese)
  • Birgit Løgstrup,dr.phil., Head of the Public Services Department, Danish National Archives (Honorary Professor of History)
  • Thomas Bloch Ravn, MA, Museum Director, “The Old Town” in Aarhus (Honorary Associate Professor of History)
  • Professor Hans-Henrik Parving, Consultant, MD, PhD, Steno Diabetes Center, Copenhagen (Honorary Professor in diabetic kidney disease)
  • Jiri Bartek, Head of Unit, PhD, Genome Integrity Unit, Institute of Biological Cancer Research, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Molecular Cancer Cell Biology)
  • Bente Pakkenberg, MD, PhD, Head of Department, Research Laboratory for Stereology and Neuroscience, Bispebjerg University Hospital (Honorary Professor of Neurostereology)
  • Jens Martin Knudsen, dr.scient., Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (Honorary Professor of Astrophysics)

2001

  • Jørgen H. Olsen, Director of Research, MD, PhD, Institute of Epidemiological Cancer Research, Danish Cancer Society (Honorary Professor)
  • Gert Bruun Petersen, Consultant, Head of expert group, Vejle Hospital (Honorary Professor of Clinical Genetics)
  • Rector Eberhard Harbsmeier, Theological Pedagogical Centre, Løgumkloster (Honorary Professor of Practical Theology)
  • Professor Rod Ewing, PhD, University of Michigan, USA (Honorary Professor of Applied Mineralogy)
  • Oluf Borbye Pedersen, Consultant, MD, PhD, Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte (Honorary Professor of Molecular Diabetology)
  • Svend Strandgaard, Consultant, Herlev Hospital (Honorary Professor of Hypertensiology)

2000

  • Hans Nygaard, Senior Professor of Engineering, MD, PhD, Director of Studies of the Master’s degree programme in Biomedical Engineering (Honorary Professor of Biomedical Engineering)
  • Agnete Parving, Consultant, MD, PhD, Department of Audiology, Bispebjerg Hospital (Honorary Professor of Audiology)
  • Rolf Skog, MA, PhD (Honorary Professor at Aarhus School of Business)
  • Lars Kolind, chairman of the board, cand.scient. (Honorary Professor at Aarhus School of Business)

1999

  • Ole Fejerskov, Director, dr.odont., the Danish National Research Foundation (Honorary Professor of Odontology)
  • Sten Scheiby, President and CEO, lic.scient., Coloplast A/S (Honorary Professor of Applied Chemistry)
  • Bjerne Steffen Clausen, Director of Research, Haldor Topsøe A/S (Honorary Professor of Surface Science/Chemical Nanoscience)

1998

  • Jens Olav Engholm Jacobsen, High Court judge (SAM)
  • Palle Schelde Andersen (SAM)

1997

  • Vilhelm A. Bohr, dr.scient., National Institute on Aging, USA (Molecular Biology, NAT)
  • Peter Landrock, President, Cryptomathic A/S (Honorary Professor of Mathematics)

1994

  • Professor Børge Diderichsen, Vice President, PhD, Novo Nordisk (Honorary Professor of Molecular Biology)

1993

  • Bo Barker Jørgensen, Director, dr.scient., Max Planck Institute, Germany (Honorary Professor of Biology)

1989

  • Hans E. Zeuthen, Chief Statistician (Honorary Professor at Aarhus School of Business)
  • Professor Jan Hellner, dr.jur. (Honorary Professor at Aarhus School of Business)