About the Department of Health Science and Technology
Number of students: 1,593 at Department of Health Science and Technology programs and a total of 2,023 at The Faculty of Medicine
100 + PhD students
More than 100 PhD students are enrolled at the Doctoral School in Medicine, Biomedical Science, and Technology.
280 staff members
The department has approx. 280 staff members: - 50 technical/administrative staff - 230 scientific staff (20 professors, 55 associate professors, and 37 assistant professors)
The department's external turnover: DKK 59m
The department's internal turnover: DKK 134m
Physical locations and laboratories
HST's founding mother Annelise Rosenfalck
In 1978, Annelise Rosenfalck received the first professorship of biomedical engineering at Aalborg University and was later in 1986 the founding mother for Department of Medical Informatics and Image Analysis (MIBA) – now developed into our Department of Health Science and Technology (HST) as we know it today.