Welcome to the Helmholtz Graduate School for Polar and Marine Research – POLMAR

The graduate school POLMAR provides a structured qualification programme for Ph.D. students at the Alfred Wegener Institute as supplement to their individual research work.

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Thank you for your interest.

This website is currently being revised.

For information related to POLMAR or PhD work at AWI in general, only the internal pages of the AWI PhD Office are currently available.

General enquiries will still be answered via the email address info.polmar@awi.de.

Our current POLMAR & PROCEED course program can be found here.


Dr. Claudia Hanfland
Dr. Claudia Sprengel

POLMAR office hours:
8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and on request
Rooms Co 6 + 7 (container building, AWI Bremerhaven)


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