Handelshøjskolen appoints the first female professor

In 1989, the first female professor, Hanne Hartvig Larsen, is appointed by the Department of Marketing

The appointment of Hanne Hartvig Larsen marks the end of a 50 year long monopoly of male professorships at Handelshøjskolen. Hanne Hartvig Larsen becomes the first female professor at Handelshøjskolen at the Department of Marketing, her research field being within distribution, retailing and consumer behaviour.