21 Notable alumni of
Roskilde University

Roskilde University is 1397th in the world, 470th in Europe, and 8th in Denmark by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 21 notable alumni from Roskilde University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Robert Habeck

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    Robert Habeck
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politicianwriterenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Robert Habeck is a German writer and politician. He has served as co-leader of Alliance '90/The Greens since 2018 alongside Annalena Baerbock.

  2. Jeppe Kofod

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    Jeppe Kofod
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jeppe Sebastian Kofod is a Danish politician of the Social Democratic Party who has been serving as Minister of Foreign Affairs of Denmark since 27 June 2019. Until 2019 he was a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Denmark as a member of the Party of European Socialists since 25 May 2014. He then also was the leader of the Social Democrat Group in the European Parliament.

  3. Johanne Schmidt-Nielsen

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    Johanne Schmidt-Nielsen
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politicianfeminist
    Biography

    Johanne Schmidt-Nielsen is a former member of the Danish parliament for the Red-Green Alliance. Schmidt-Nielsen has been referred to as the "new queen of the Red-Green Alliance" by parts of the press. She now serves as secretary general for Save the Children.

  4. Trine Bramsen

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    Trine Bramsen
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Enrolled in Roskilde University
    Studied in 2001-2007
    Occupations
    sociologistpolitician
    Biography

    Trine Bramsen is a Danish politician of the Social Democrats, who has been a member of the Folketing since 2011. She is the current Minister of Defence.

  5. Simon Emil Ammitzbøll

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    Simon Emil Ammitzbøll
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Simon Emil Ammitzbøll-Bille is a Danish politician, and an independent member of the Parliament of Denmark. He is former Minister of Economy and Interior.

  6. Joy Mogensen

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    Joy Mogensen
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Joy Mogensen is a Danish social democratic politician and Minister of Culture and Church since 2019.

  7. Henrik Sass Larsen

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    Henrik Sass Larsen
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Henrik Sass Larsen is a Danish politician. He is a former member of the Folketing for the Social Democrats political party. He sat in parliament from 2000 to 2019. He was the Danish Minister of Business Affairs and Growth from 2013 to 2015.

  8. Kuupik Kleist

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    Kuupik Kleist
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jakob Edvard Kuupik Kleist is a Greenlandic politician who served as the fourth Prime Minister of Greenland between 2009 and 2013. A member of the Inuit Ataqatigiit party, he was the first Prime Minister not affiliated with Siumut.

  9. Rina Ronja Kari

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    Rina Ronja Kari
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rina Ronja Kari is a Danish politician and was a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Denmark. She is a member of the People's Movement against the EU, part of the European United Left–Nordic Green Left.

  10. Martin Lidegaard

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    Martin Lidegaard
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    diplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Martin Lidegaard is a Danish politician who was Denmark's Foreign Minister in the government of Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt from 2014 to 2015, having previously been the Minister of Climate, Energy and Building from 2011 to 2014. He is a member of the Danish Social Liberal Party.

  11. Christine Antorini

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    Christine Antorini
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Enrolled in Roskilde University
    Studied in 1989-1994
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Christine Edda Antorini is a Danish politician for the Social Democrats, formerly for the Socialist People's Party. From 2011 to 2015 she was the Minister of Education in the Cabinet of Helle Thorning-Schmidt.

  12. Janus Metz Pedersen

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    Janus Metz Pedersen
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Janus Metz Pedersen is a Danish film director and documentary filmmaker.

  13. Jacob Mark

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    Jacob Mark
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jacob Rene Mark is a Danish politician. He is currently the group leader of the Socialist People's Party in the Folketing.

  14. Mette Abildgaard

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    Mette Abildgaard
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Enrolled in Roskilde University
    Studied in 2007-2013
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mette Abildgaard Juulsager is a Danish politician who is a member of the Folketing and the group chairman of the Conservative People's Party. She was elected to Parliament at the 2015 general election.

  15. Christian Jungersen

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    Christian Jungersen
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    novelistwriter
    Biography

    Christian Jungersen is a Danish novelist whose works have been translated into 20 languages. He has published three novels in Danish – Krat (1999), Undtagelsen (2004, published in English as The Exception in 2006), and Du Forsvinder (2012, published as You Disappear in 2014).

  16. Kirsten Brosbøl

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    Kirsten Brosbøl
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kirsten Brosbøl is a Danish politician. She has represented the Social Democrats in the Danish parliament (Danish: Folketinget) since 2005, and served as Minister for the Environment from 2014 to 2015. In the Danish general election of 2015, she was re-elected to the Folketing as the second representative from the Østjyllands Storkreds district.

  17. Emilie Turunen

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    Emilie Turunen
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Emilie Turunen is a former Member of the European Parliament (MEP). She was elected to represent the Danish constituency in the 2009 European election as a member of the Socialistisk Folkeparti and the European Green Party. She later switched party affiliation to the Social Democrats and the Party of European Socialists.

  18. Susan Binau

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    Susan Binau
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantauthorbusinessperson
    Biography

    Susan Binau born March 15, 1964, in Copenhagen, Denmark, is a global philanthropist, published author, motivational speaker, businesswoman, and cancer survivor. A past Miss Universe Denmark and Miss International Friendship, Binau has since developed resources for families to use when coping with grief and the death or imminent death (hospice care) of a friend or family member.

  19. Marianne Vind

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    Marianne Vind
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
    Biography

    Marianne Vind is a Danish trade unionist and politician of the Social Democrats who has been serving as a Member of the European Parliament since 2019, when she replaced Jeppe Kofod.

  20. Tinne Hoff Kjeldsen

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    Tinne Hoff Kjeldsen
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    mathematician
    Biography

    Tinne Hoff Kjeldsen is a Danish mathematician who works in the Department of Science, Systems and Models (IMFUFA) at Roskilde University, and in the Department of Science Education at the University of Copenhagen. Her research interests include the philosophy of mathematics, history of mathematics, and mathematics education.

  21. Leif Bjørnø

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    Leif Bjørnø
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1937-2015 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    scientistacoustician
    Biography

    Leif Bjørnø was born on 30 March 1937 in Svendborg, Denmark. Son of Svend Aage Valdemar and Elna Marie Jensen. Leif Bjørnø, professor and well known acoustician. Named Knight of the Order of Dannebrog, Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark 1991, recipient Gold medal Society Francaise d'Acoustique, 1995, Lord Rayleigh's Gold medal, London, 1997, The Hartmann Prize, Copenhagen, 1999, Fellow of the Acoustical Society of America, a Life Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics.