New head of institute for Institute of Culture, Language & History
Culture, Language & History
Former rector, head of department, associate professor, PhD. & dr.theol. Aage Rydstrøm-Poulsen (born 1951) starts as new head of institute of the Institute of Culture, Language & History on 01 March.
Institute of Culture, Language & History includes the programmes Language, Literature & Media; Culture & Social History; Theology and Translation & Interpreting.
Aage Rydstrøm-Poulsen received his PhD in theology in 1993, and became dr.theol. in 2002 - both from University of Copenhagen.
In addition, for a long time, Aage Rydstrøm-Poulsen has been employed at Ilisimatusarfik in various management positions:
- 2004 - 2007: head of institute of the Institute of Theology
- 2008: rector
- 2009 - presently: head of department of the Department of Theology
Aage Rydstrøm-Poulsen's management experience and interest in education planning and interdisciplinary research and dissemination are some of the primary reasons why he has been chosen for the position.
With his background, Aage Rydstrøm-Poulsen will be able to bring his knowledge and skills together with our researchers and lecturers at the institute, thereby contributing to Ilisimatusarfik's overall research for the benefit of society.
In addition to his new position as head of institute, Aage Rydstrøm-Poulsen will continue as head of the Department of Theology.
For further information - please contact rector Gitte Adler Reimer at email@example.com.