Geowissenschaftler der Universität Jena arbeiten auf einer Bohrplattform auf dem Laacher See.

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Geoscientists of the University of Jena work on a drilling platform on the Laacher See.
Image: Christoph Worsch

Faculty of Chemistry and Earth Sciences


The Faculty of Chemistry and Earth Sciences forms the roof for the three disciplines of chemistry, geography and geosciences. Our professors and our employees work on numerous collaborative and individual research projects with many local, national and international cooperation partners. Around 1,800 students are enrolled in one of our degree programmes at the Faculty. The study programmes at the Faculty of Chemistry and Earth Sciences are characterized by a family atmosphere and numerous practical courses such as laboratory and field trainings.

Dean:  Prof. Dr Alexander Brenning
Vice Dean: Prof. Dr Hans-Dieter Arndt
Dean for Education: Prof. Dr Felix H. Schacher

Latest news and upcoming events can be found on the German websitede.
News from our faculty can also be found on our Facebook Page.


Please note: The English website is still under construction. We will include English translations step by step, but for detailed information please also check the German website.


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Humboldtstr. 11
07743 Jena, Germany
+49 3641 9-48000
+49 3641 9-48002
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