PhD Program Biodiversity and Society

PhD Program Biodiversity and Society

The PhD-Program "Biodiversität and Society" existed from April 2010 to March 2015.
The social dimensions of biodiversity remain an important research topic at Goettingen University. If you have further questions please contact the former speaker of this program, Prof. Dr. Rainer Marggraf.


regulation of the PhD-program

Financially supported by the state of Lower Saxony, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen had established a new PhD program „Biodiversity and Society – Human dimensions of protection and utilization of biological diversity“. The program was geared towards highly promising junior scientists, and had welcomed the first students in spring 2010. A total of fifteen well-endowed grants were available.

An Application for the programe and grants is no longer possible.

The PhD-Program is based at theGoettingen Graduate School of Social Sciences.