Sustainable International Agriculture

Study coordinators


Speaker of the SIA study programme

Reimund P. Rötter TROPAGSProf. Dr. Reimund Rötter
University of Göttingen
Department of Crop Sciences
Chair of Tropical Plant Production and Agricultural Systems Modelling (TROPAGS)
Grisebachstraße 6
37077 Göttingen

Tel.: +49 (0) 551 / 39-33751
Fax: +49 (0) 551 / 39-33759
Email: reimund.roetter(at)uni-goettingen.de
Tropical Plant Production and Agricultural Systems Modelling (TROPAGS)

Academic Advisers of Student Affairs

ThinggaardGrete Thinggaard-ter Meulen, M.Sc.
University of Göttingen
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Büsgenweg 5
37077 Göttingen


Phone: +49 (0) 551 39 33398
Email: gthingg(at)uni-goettingen.de

  • Appointment on request



gillesUte Gilles, M.Sc.
University of Kassel
Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences
Steinstr. 19
D-37213 Witzenhausen


Phone: +49 (0) 5542 98 1214
Email: u.gilles(at)uni-kassel.de


Intl. Admission Office / Advisor for Student Affairs


Brigitta LunderstaedtBrigitta Lunderstädt, M.A.
University of Göttingen
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Büsgenweg 5
37077 Göttingen


Phone: +49 (0) 551 39 5599
Email: bewagrar(at)uni-goettingen.de

Office hours:

Monday 8.00 - 12.00
Tuesday, Wednesday 8.00 – 3.00

  • Appointment on request



Programme coordinator for the specialization in "International Agribusiness and
Rural Development Economics“

CramonProf. Dr. Stephan von Cramon Taubadel
University of Goettingen
Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development
Chair of Agricultural Policy
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 5
D- 37073 Göttingen

Phone: +49 (0) 551 39 22872
Email: scramon(at)gwdg.de


Programme coordinator for the specialization in "International Organic Agriculture“

Prof. Dr. Maria FinkhProf. Dr. Maria R. Finckh
University of Kassel
Department of Ecological Plant Protection
Nordbahnhofstr. 1a
D-37213 Witzenhausen


Phone: +49 (0) 561 804 1562
Email: mfinckh(at)uni-kassel.de


Programme coordinator for the specialization in "Tropical Agriculture“

Prof. BürkertProf. Dr. Andreas Bürkert
University of Kassel
Dept. of Organic Plant Production and Agroecosystems Research
in the Tropics and Subtropics
Steinstr. 19
D-37213 Witzenhausen


Phone: +49 (0) 5542 98 1228
Email: buerkert(at)uni-kassel.de
Organic Plant Production and Agroecosystems Research in the Tropics and Subtropics (OPATS)