DTU Aqua has about 360 employeesone half being scientific staff, including about 50 PhD students. The other half consists of assistant biologists, laboratory technicians, administrative staff, ship’s crew, student assistants etc.  

The institute is organized into 10 scientific sections which carry out the research, educational and advisory activities. In addition, the institute has a number of scientific and administrative support functions, including the research vessel Dana.

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DTU Aqua has employees at DTU's localities in Lyngby, Hirtshals, Silkeborg and Nykøbing Mors and in Sisimiut in Greenland as well as on board the research vessel Dana.  

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