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Organisation

Aarhus University Centre for Water Technology is a strong interdisciplinary setup across several Departments from the Faculties of Natural and Technical Sciences at Aarhus University.    

Here you can find an overview of the official organisation of WATEC.

You can also find and overview and contact information to the Head of Centre and the Centre Manager who are engaged in the daily management of WATEC.

 

WATEC Board Members

The WATEC Board is chaired by the Dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences Kristian Pedersen and is represented by the Heads of the WATEC involved Departments at Aarhus University.  

Kristian Pedersen

Dean Dean's Office, Natural Sciences

Lars Ditlev Mørck Ottosen

Acting Head of Department Department of Engineering - Biological and Chemical Engineering, Gustav Wieds Vej

Peter Henriksen

Senior Researcher Department of Bioscience - Marine Diversity and Experimental Ecology

Jørgen Eivind Olesen

Head of Department Department of Agroecology

Hans Brix

Head of Department Department of Biology

Jan Piotrowski

Head of Department Department of Geoscience

Carsten Suhr Jacobsen

Head of Department, Professor Department of Environmental Science

Trolle René Linderoth

Director, Associate professor Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center

WATEC Steering Committee

Professor Hans Brix is Acting Head of Centre supported by the WATEC Steering Committee consisting of leading scientists and specialists representing key research areas of the centre.

On daily basis the centre is management by Acting Head of Center and WATEC Manager Kristine Howe Kjer.

Hans Brix

Head of Department Department of Biology

Anders Vest Christiansen

Associate professor Department of Geoscience - Geology, C.F. Møllers Allé

Torben Linding Lauridsen

Senior Researcher Department of Bioscience - Lake Ecology

Klaus Koren

Assistant Professor Department of Biology - Microbiology

Berit Hasler

Senior Researcher - Head of section Department of Environmental Science - Environmental social science and geography

Uffe Sognstrup Thomsen

Department of Engineering - Biological and Chemical Engineering, Hangøvej

Finn Plauborg

Senior Scientist Department of Agroecology - Climate and Water

WATEC Advisory Board

The WATEC International Advisory Board is represented by leading international researchers and by industrial experts within water technology. We are proud to have CEO Mikkel Holmen Andersen, Unisense A/S as Chairman of the WATEC Advisory board.

 

Mikkel Holmen Andersen, Unisense A/S
Chairman of the WATEC Advisory Board


Poul Toft Frederiksen
The Poul Due Jensen Foundation


Bjarne Hjorth Petersen
Rambøll A/S



Ida Holm Olesen
Region Syddanmark



Helle Katrine Andersen
DANVA



Ole Sinkjær
Krüger A/S



Lars Schrøder
Aarhus Vand


Jeppe Kjærsgaard
University of Minnesota
Department of Agriculture

 

Jes la Cour Jansen
Lunds Universitet



Jos T. A. Verhoeven

Utrecht University



Randy Hunt
Wisconsin Water Center, USGS

Questions and contact

If you have any questions regarding the centre or are interested in collaboration opportunities you are more than welcome to reach out to us.


Contact and Management

Hans Brix

Head of Department Department of Biology

Kristine Howe Kjer

Special Consultant, Coordinator Department of Biology - Secretariat, Department of Biology