02 May 2018
Johnny Laursen is Dean at the Faculty of Arts & Humanities and member of the senior management at Aarhus University. He received his PhD in 1992, and has since published on contemporary European history. Johnny Laursen is a contemporary historian, and was a member of the Danish parliamentary commission to investigate Denmark’s intelligence service and political extremism during the Cold War. He is the national expert for Denmark on the programme committee for Horizon 2020, societal challenge 6, and chair of the board of the Danish Institute for International Studies.