News & Events


Climate Walk Lecture #4: "We Talk"

Education and Global Citizenship

Thu, 15.4.2021, 16:45-20:00

Wanderers of Changing Worlds

Online & Stream

The structural evolution of high-pressure metamorphicbelts

Lecture of Paraskevas Xypolias

Thu, 15.04.2021, 17:00

Colloquium Earth Sciences

UZA II / online

Challenges and changes in multi-hazard risk assessment

Lecture Cees van Westen

Tue, 20.04.2021, 17:00

Ringvorlesung Geographie


 News & Views


From April till July 2021, Sabine Henry is visiting professor at the Department of Geography and Regional Research. For more than twenty years, the...


When drained peatlands are used for agriculture, they release a high amount of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The effects of rewetting such...


An international team of researchers led by Julia Türtscher from the Department of Palaeontology at the University of Vienna found out that modern...


The Faculty welcomes Eric Gaidos (astronomer and geobiologist) and Stephen Mojzsis (geologist and geoastrophysicist) as Ida Pfeiffer professors in the...


Two of the successful EU / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellows - Erika Faigen and Blaž Gasparini will join our Faculty within the coming months.


Research team with participation of Saikiran Tharimena from the Department of Meteorology and Geophysics published finings in "Nature": An upsurge of...


Image brochure "Meet the Faculty for Exploration"

The Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy published for the first time in 2016 a brochure presenting the Faculty's research activities and study programmes (in English). We kindly invite you to meet the "Faculty for Exploration"! Direct access to our research articles:

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