Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZ

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZ
(1991; Leipzig; 189 staff; ufz.de)

The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZ is a research centre in the field of environmental research. It “investigates interrelationships between humans and nature under the influence of global change. The research activities of UFZ scientists focus on the terrestrial environment – on densely populated urban and industrial conurbations, on agricultural landscapes and near-natural landscapes.”


Leadership: Georg Teutsch (Scientific Director) and Sabine König (Administrative Director)
Budget: $113m (2018)

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