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

Daniel Hertel

Daniel Hertel
Ph.D. student with DBU-scholarship, graduates on energy contributions to urban warming and local climate zones