Various centres and institutes conduct sustainability-orientated research. The University of Göttingen advocates for the support and further development of discipline-specific and cross-disciplinary research on sustainability in all academic disciplines.

  1. Monitor the environmental footprint
  2. Foster learning and innovation
  3. Reduce the environmental footprint
  4. Nurture campus sustainability
  5. Embrace sustainability in private life
  6. Constructively deal with environmental anxiety
  7. Design research projects for sustainability impact
  8. Engage with stakeholders
  9. Capitalize on sustainability teaching
  10. Recognize biases and limits
Further details can be found here.

European Green Deal Call - Research to fight the climate crisis and for transformation

Selected Research Projects dealing with Sustainability:

Is your research project not yet on the list? Please feel free to contact the team of the Green Office.

Contact - Green Office

Do you have questions or suggestions about sustainability in research?
Or in your studies?
Do you have any ideas about sustainability in your studies?
For these and general questions, suggestions contact us!


Sustainability Coordinator

Marco Lange, Coordinator of the Green Office
Phone: 0551 39-21356


Anuschka Linner, Student of International Economics

Katja Stieger, Student of Physics

Tabea Kothe, Student of Resource analysis and management

Felix Heller, Student of Ethnology
E-Mail: felix.heller@zvw.uni-goettingen