Do you plan to continue your education with doctoral studies?
Doing a doctorate is an important step in an academic career. Doctoral studies demonstrate the capacity for in-depth scientific and scholarly work through independent research activities. At the Faculty of Humanities, you can do a doctorate independently or within the framework of a structured program.
The following pages will guide you in doing a doctorate at the Faculty of Humanities. They also provide information about important formalities, from the search for supervisor and admission to doctoral studies to the oral defense. We answer questions such as:
New online tool for doctoral procedures: Docata
Since September 11, 2023, doctoral procedures in the Faculty of Humanities are administered exclusively via Docata. The online tool for doctoral studies at UHH enables simplified administrative channels and information throughout the entire doctoral phase. Please submit your application for admission to the doctoral program exclusively via Docata as of September 11, 2023.
For more information on Docata, please see the FAQ.
Contact and office hours
The Doctoral Studies Office of the Faculty is available by phone or email to address any concerns:
- Tel.: 040 42838-8284 or -9882
- Email: promotionsbuero.gw"AT"uni-hamburg.de
Personal consultation hours without appointment:
- wednesdays from 10 to 12
For thesis submission or ersonal consultation outside office hours, please make an appointment in advance by phone or email.
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Yvonne Schulz Zinda
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Joan Bleicher
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martina Seifert||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Anselm Steiger|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christoph Seibert||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Corinna Körting|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Joan Bleicher||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Claudia Benthien|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Beáta Wagner-Nagy||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martin Neumann|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Kaja Harter-Uibopuu||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mücke|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Krödel||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Stephan Schmid|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gertraud Koch||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Iris Wenderholm|
|Univ.-Prof. Dr. Yvonne Schulz Zinda||Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dorji Wangchuk|
|Dr. Reiner Konrad||Dr. Anna Wolf|
|Sophie Rüth||Maximilian Rose|