The Danish Centre for Studies in Research 

and Research Policy

The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy is an interdisciplinary centre at the Department of Political Science, Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University. 

The Centre’s research focuses on research policy, innovation policy and university policy, and contributes to both the theoretical and empirical developments within the field. The Centre is characterized by its interdisciplinary profile, which combines both various research disciplines in the social sciences and humanities and a wide variety of research methods. 

The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy also aims to contribute to broader knowledge sharing and competence building related to research policy, innovation policy and university policy. In relation to this the Centre provides research based advice to public authorities and performs assessments, analyses and impact studies. The Centre's work thus aims to strengthen the basis for qualified decision-making in research policy, innovation policy and university policy. 

The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy contributes to education and talent development in its field of research, including PhD education.

 

 

News

Photo: Aarhus BSS Communication

2018.09.04 | People

Carter Bloch new Centre Director at CFA

Professor Carter Bloch has been appointed new centre director at Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy (CFA) from 1 September 2018.

2018.08.03 | Society and politics

Five new H2020 projects to CFA

CFA receives close to DKK 20 million for five new Horizon 2020 projects. Four projects revolve around issues of responsibility and integrity in research. The fifth project is concerned with developing measures of intangible assets at the level of firms.

2018.06.11 | People

50.000 DKK travel scholarship for Ea Høg Utoft

Ea Høg Utoft is awarded 50.000 DKK travel scholarship by the Danish Fulbright Commission.

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