Concept and Organisation

Scientific Profile and Remit

The DLGS strives to develop novel insights and approaches to face the challenges of spatial sustainability transformations. We encourage and support pioneering studies across a broad range of disciplines.

Mission and Goals

The aims of the DLGS are to prepare the next generation of transformative leaders in spatial sustainability sciences. It strives to foster the academic and professional skills required to meet the diverse challenges related to spatial change dynamics and the global human-ecological crisis.

Governance and Management

The governance structure of the DLGS ensures strategic orientation and interdisciplinary collaboration. It comprises a Management Board and an Advisory Board, a coordinator, as well as arrangements for supervision and mentoring.

Programme and Activities

The DLGS offers a programme including diverse formats for developing theoretical, methodological and practical knowledge, which includes compulsory and elective academic modules, as well as informal events.