Professor Maja Apelt

Foto Prof. Dr. Maja Apelt


Prof. Dr. Maja Apelt



Campus Griebnitzsee
August-Bebel-Str. 89
14482 Potsdam
House 07, room 3.29


consulting hours
Please arrange an appointment via doodle.

If you have an appointment for your final assignment please send me your exposé via e-mail the day before.


Studies in sociology and economics (1983-1988); academic assistant at the University of Lüneburg (1990-1999); PhD with the topic "Trust in the intercompany cooperation" (1999); academic assistant and professor’s representative at the Helmut-Schmidt University, University of the Bundeswehr Hamburg (1999-2010); cumulative habilitation: "Organization and gender on the example of the military" (2007); professor of organizational and administrative sociology at the University of Potsdam (since 2010).

Research interests

  • Organizational and administrative sociology
  • Military sociology
  • Security research
  • Organization and gender


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie (DGS)

Sektion Organisationssoziologie of the DGS (Section speaker: October 2014 October 2016)

Sektion Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung of the DGS


Potsdam Centrum für Politik und Management (PCPM)