Research for the Environment

Collage Department Stadt- und Umweltsoziologie, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ

Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology

Heads of the Department:
Prof. Dr. Matthias Groß
Prof. Dr. Sigrun Kabisch 

Prof. Dr. Dieter Rink
Dr. Christian Kuhlicke

Jana Schoppe

phone +49 341 235-1467
fax +49 341 235-45 1467
Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

The Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ builds on a rich tradition of scholarship in human ecological research in sociology and related disciplines. Here, you may explore our web of people and projects, and how they are advancing sociological inquiry in inter- and transdisciplinary contexts.


New Staff

Abdelrhman Mahmoud Shaaban Mohamdeen

Abdelrhman Mahmoud Shaaban Mohamdeen
Associate in WP 4: Environmental Risks & Vulnerability
(IP Urban Transformations)

Magdalena Wallkamm

Magdalena Wallkamm
Ph.D. student in the junior research group GORmin

Martin David

Martin David
PostDoc in the junior research group GORmin

36. Int. Symp. on Remote Sensing of Environment


11-15 May 2015

Contributions to sessions
• „Forests, Biodiversity and Terrestrial Ecosystems“
• „Socioeconomic Issues including Health, Urbanization and Human Heritage“