Faculty of Science

Doctoral Studies at the Faculty of Science

Doctoral Subjects

At the Faculty of Science, you can pursue a doctoral degree (Dr. rer. nat.) in the following fields:

  • Archaeological Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Cognitive Science
  • Computer Science
  • Didactics
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Geography
  • Geoecology
  • Geosciences
  • Mathematics
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Physics
  • Prehistory and Early History
  • Psychology

Office Hours

Dr. Elaine Huggenberger
Monday - Thurday, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

(Auf der Morgenstelle 8, B-Building, 9th floor, room 9A06) and by appointment (29-75955).

Gudrun Dortschy
Monday - Thursday, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

(Auf der Morgenstelle 8, B-Building, 9th floor, room 9A03) and by appointment (29- 76853).

  Feel free to contact us, if you have any further questions. However, we recommend reading the information sheet first, as it usually resolves most of the questions.


Areas of Responsibilities

Constanze Christ

  • Applications for acceptance as a doctoral student
  • Information about doctoral guidelines of the Faculty of Science
  • Cotutelle agreements
  • Doctoral Government Scholarship
  • Postdoctoral Studies

Dr. Elaine Huggenberger

  • Ongoing doctoral procedures
  • Verification and confirmation of doctoral degrees

Gudrun Dortschy

  • Acceptance of doctoral dissertations
  • Doctoral procedures (Biology and Geosciences)

Annette Goller

  • PhD Certificates

Downloads and Information

Forms, Policies, and Information


Application for Acceptance

 Admission to the Docotral Examination Procedure

Oral Exam

Publishing Procedure