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PhD Defence: Life at the top. Understanding top bureaucrats’ roles as the link between politics and administration

Amalie Trangbæk will defend her PhD dissertation.

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Time

Friday 10 December 2021,  at 14:15 - 16:00

Location

Aud. A1 (1333/101)

Contact

Aarhus BSS
Amalie Trangbæk Photo: Steen Jensen
Amalie Trangbæk Photo: Steen Jensen

To complete the PhD study programme in Social Sciences and Business Amalie Trangbæk will presents her PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence.  

The subject of the lecture is:

On Becoming a Department Secretary in Denmark: Given the multi-dimensional/-faceted nature of the craft that department secretaries are expected to master, what “baggage” (in terms of experiences, competences, and relationships/networks) should we expect applicants for these roles to carry?

The title of the dissertation:

Life at the top. Understanding top bureaucrats’ roles as the link between politics and administration 
                                        

The assessment committee consists of:

Senior researcher Helle Ørsted Nielsen, Aarhus University (chairman)
Professor Paul ’t Hart, Utrecht University 
Professor Richard Shaw, Massy University
 

Time & Place:

Friday 10 december 2021 at 2:00 - 4:00 in Aud. A1 (1333/101)
 

Reception:

After the lecture and defence, the Department will host a reception in the lounge (Building 1330)