DocDays 2015. Photo: Tanja Brandt/UFZ Leipzig

Doctoral Researchers

Currently, we have about 300 doctoral researchers writing their theses at the UFZ, about 43% of them are international. In the table below you can find some examples of their impressions about working and living here.

"Do-it" are the PhD representatives at UFZ - More information can be found on their website: see here

Doctoral researchers, as well as all other international staff of the UFZ from abroad get further information and assistance at the International Office of the UFZ.

Testimonials

Our current PhD Rodrigo shares some personal impressions in a blog entry:

https://sysbiomes.org/coming-to-germany-for-doing-a-phd/

Our alumna Anushika wrote a blog article in Nature about her experience:

http://blogs.nature.com/indigenus/2019/04/a-professional-doctorate-for-a-career-beyond-academics.html

PhD Profiles of selected UFZ doctoral researchers

(country of origin is self-reported)

China

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Name: Qun Liu

Department Community Ecology

France

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Name: Marc Tamisier

Department Isotope Biogeochemistry

Germany

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Name: Anika Große

Department Aquatic Ecosystem Analysis


Name: Antonia Ludwig

Department Remote Sensing


Name: Carolin Waldemer

Department Lake Research


Name: Carolin Winter-Schnabel

Department Hydrogeology


Name: Daniel Vedder

iDiv Ecosystem Services


Name: Juliane Schicketanz

Department Urban and Environmental Sociology


Name: Laura-Fabienne Fröhlich

Department Analytical Chemistry


Name: Liana Liebmann

Department System Ecotoxicology


Name: Lisanne Hölting

Department Computational Landscape Ecology


Name: Maria Determann

Department Lake Research


Name: Michael Seewald

Department Lake Research


Name: Paul Genz

Department Analytical Chemistry


Name: Sarah Haenelt

Department Isotope Biogeochemistry


Name: Saskia Finckh

Department Effect-Directed Analysis


Name: Sophia Hildebrandt

Department Aquatic Ecosystem Analysis


Name: Susann Birnstengel

Department Monitoring and Exploration Technologies


Name: Timo Houben

Department Computational Hydro Systems


Name: Toni Schmidt

Department Remote Sensing

India

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Name: Jaya Upadhyay

Department Community Ecology


Name: Mohit Anand

Department Computational Hydro Systems

Nepal

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Name: Pallav Kumar Shrestha

Department Computational Hydro Systems

Pakistan

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Name: Masooma Batool

Department Computational Hydro Systems


Name: Sumaira Saleem

Department Ecological Chemistry

Russia

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Name: Artem Govorukhin

Department Solar Materials

Singapore

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Name: Mohammad Sufian Bin Hudari

Department Isotope Biogeochemistry

Uganda

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Name: Faluku Nakulopa

Department Aquatic Ecosystem Analysis