Earth and Earth science View of the Earthtaken in by the crew of Apollo Earth is the only planet known to support life, and its natural features are the subject of many fields of scientific research.
A Year in Review: Human Geography and Social Sciences with a focus on spatial patterns, society, development; Science methodology and empirical research methods; Physical Geography, Geosciences and Environmental Sciences with a focus on Earth System Science. Applicants should be highly motivated to learn in a multicultural and interdisciplinary environment.
Non-native English speaking applicants must prove proficiency in the English language. For further details on the application requirements, please consult the FAQ. The ideal candidate has a strong interest or experience in working in the field of human-nature relations and risk governance in the Global South.
Women and applicants from developing countries are strongly encouraged to apply. The next programme will start in October Applications are accepted during the application period from November to January 15, A completed application packet consists of the following documents: Official transcripts REQUIRED Applicants must submit an official transcript from each college or university in which they were enrolled for any period of time, showing all courses, grades and degrees received Only transcripts that have been certified by the university where the degree was awarded will be accepted In cases where the transcript is written in any other language than English, a certified translation of the transcript into English or German is also required Translated versions can be certified either by the originating university or an official national or international institution 4.
Letter of motivation REQUIRED A written statement, one to two pages in length, describing motivation, area of proposed research, background, past work in the intended field of study, plans for further postgraduate study and any other information that is relevant. Applicants who are currently registered in a postgraduate programme at another university should explain why they wish to change programmes.
For non-native English speakers or applicants where English is not the official language, an English language proficiency certificate. Further certificates on professional experience and expertise recommended for EPOS applicants Additional certified transcripts in cases where additional academic credits were earned outside of degrees awarded Letters of recommendation All documents must be scanned and sent together as one single PDF file.
Only EPOS applicants can organise their application in two files. The file size for each file should not exceed 8 Megabytes MB. Send completed application package to: We do not accept applications sent via post.
Completed application packets must be received by the application deadline January 15th, at Any applications received with timestamps of All candidates get a notification on their application status by mid May For additional questions that are not covered by the FAQplease contact: The selection process for the EPOS funding among shortlisted candidates will happen between February and April each year.
Candidates that do not fulfill the EPOS requirements but wish to benefit from financial support during their studies are invited to apply individually and early to other available funding programmes in Germany. A list of available programmes can be found here.
The international MSc-Programme is taught equally by members of staff from the department of geography at the University of Bonn and researchers from the Institute for Environment and Human Security at the United Nations University.
Fields of study include: Geographical approaches to risk, vulnerability and resilience New approaches to development geography Earth system science. Disaster management, disaster risk reduction DRR and humanitarian response. For an overview of the Modules please click here.
For a full list of the course lecturers and their research, click here!What is Human Services?
The field of Human Services is broadly defined, uniquely approaching the objective of meeting human needs through an interdisciplinary knowledge base, focusing on prevention as well as remediation of problems, and maintaining a commitment to improving the overall quality of life of service populations.
The harbingers of the future of all human good and evil have their hearth and home in the seeking eyes of every child.
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Helping Employees Succeed. The mission of the Human Resources Office is to attract, develop, reward and retain a diverse and talented workforce.
The brave women and men in the military make daily sacrifices to safeguard our freedoms.
We are privileged that after their military careers, many veterans put . The vultures are just one among thousands of examples of natural services that are (or were) provided for free by Nature, and which are being removed to our cost.
For this purpose, he was less interested in materials and things, and more interested in relationships – the interactions that enabled a self-sustaining biosphere to function.