Doctoral Representation do-it

Currently about 300 doctoral researchers are working at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Reasearch - UFZ sites in Magdeburg, Halle and Leipzig. The research topics cover a broad spectrum of natural and social sciences.

The Doctoral Representation do-it represents the interests and needs of all doctoral researchers at the UFZ to the administration, the scientific-technical council and the work council.

Are you looking for a PhD position?

We are not your point of contact, then. Please have a look at open positions here .

If you're interested in a scholarship, please inform yourself here . If you already have a scholarship, please directly contact the department head that you wish to work with.


Opinion: Why you should consider becoming a doctoral representative?

Click here to check the Nature Career Column article from our previous do-it speaker Michaela Löffler

New Speakers 2021/2022


Marc Tamisier

Vice Speaker

Annegret Budach

Christmas market visit with docs from Leipzig

on 27th of Novmeber 2019 with doctoral researchers from Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences , Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research and Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences .

Christmas market visit

We are looking forward to future social events together!

N² Event 2019

November 13th to 15th in Berlin

Docs UFZ Helmholtz Juniors
UFZ docs @ N² Helmholtz Juniors @ N²

Goals 2019/ 2020

This year we'd like to tackle the following challanges:

  • Better the experience of international students
  • Mental wellbeing
  • Scholarshipholders

More information is here: do-it (internal) and Current projects

Doc Days 2015