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    On this page we inform you about the PhD procedure in the teaching unit Geoecology. The procedure is essentially regulated by the doctoral regulations of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Potsdam. All important information - from the beginning to the end of the doctoral process - can be found in the following links:

    Some regulations (e.g. participation in the doctoral seminar and cumulative dissertation) have been concretized for the teaching unit Geoecology. The following links give an overview:

    E-mail distribution list for doctoral students

    Up-to-date information on doctoral studies in geoecology (e.g. doctoral seminars) is available via an e-mail distribution list E-mail-distribution.

    Every doctoral student should definitely subscribe to this mailing list. Please send an e-mail with the subject "subscribe" and: phd.geoeco-list-request[at]

    Research Training Group "NatRiskChange"

    The DFG-funded Research Training Group (Graduate School) "Natural hazards and risks in a changing world" (GRK 2043/1) has been running since October 2015. Click here for more information.