DTU Aqua has approximately 335 employees (full-time equivalents), of whom about one half is scientific staff. The other employees are 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 in Lyngby near Copenhagen and in Silkeborg, Hirtshals and Nykøbing Mors in Jutland as well as on Dana.  

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