Faculty Agreements

In addition to participating in international cooperation networks such as Erasmus, CEEPUS, ASEA- or Eurasia-Pacific UNINET, we support some of our international partner universities with specific faculty agreements.


Argentina – Universidad Nacional del Sur

For more than 20 years the Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blanca, has been a close partner of the Department of Geology. Visiting professorships and the joint supervision of PhD-candidates are some of the common activities.


China – China University of Geosciences, Wuhan

Academics from two departments of our Faculty (Department of Mineralogy and Cristallography, Department of Geography and Regional Research) are cooperating with researchers from the China University of Geosciences.


Ethiopia – Haramaya University, Kersa

The Kersa Demographic Surveillance and Health Research Center of Haramaya University has been an important partner for the Department of Geography and Regional Research in terms of research on migration and demography since 2018. [Article: Everyone counts: Using migration data from Ethiopia]


Indonesia – Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta

Shared research interests have been the driving force for establishing up a faculty agreement between our Faculty – especially the Department of Geography and Regional Research – and the Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta. [Article: Fieldtrip to Java – in German]


Thailand – Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok

This cooperation dates back many years. It is a well established collaboration programme between academics at the Department of Lithospheric Research and the Department of Geology at the University of Vienna, and the geologists at the Faculty of Science of Chulalongkorn University; also other research groups (e.g. population geography) are strongly connected with Chulalongkorn.


Tunisia – Université de Tunis El Manar, Tunis

Following a joint field trip to the southern central Tunisian Atlas in 2017, the Department of Geology and the University of Tunis El Manar decided to strengthen their cooperation in various ways.
[Article: In the footsteps of a dinosaur]

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