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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:

    Geoecology PhD seminar and E-mail distribution list for doctoral students

    *** Next PhD seminar on Jun 20, 2024 (10 am - 3 pm) ***

    The Geoecology PhD seminar takes place twice a year as a one day block course (typically in June/July and January/February, see also the requirements to PhD students). The date of the next PhD seminar will be annouced early in the semester in a call for presentations via the E-mail-distribution. This mailing list is also used for other announcements relevant to the PhD students.

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