University of Hamburg is the largest institution for research and education in northern Germany. As one of the country’s largest universities, it unites a diverse range of degree programs and excellent research opportunities. It is committed to sustainability in both research and teaching.
As part of the Excellence Strategy of the Federal and State Governments, Universität Hamburg has been granted clusters of excellence for 4 core research areas. One of it is Climate, Climatic Change, and Society (CLICCS) (climate research) will establish a long-term program spanning the range from basic research on climate dynamics and climate-related social dynamics to the transdisciplinary exploration of human–environment interactions.