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Prof. Dr. Christina Bogner

Rundbau, room 0.21

Zülpicher Str. 45
50674 Cologne

Telephone +49-(0)221-470-3966
Fax +49-(0)221-470-5124
E-mail christina.bogner(at)

Research interests

  • Microplastics in soils

  • Research in Africa (soil resources, soil hydrology and land use change)

  • Soil hydrology

  • Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy of soils

  • Statistical modelling and data analysis



  • Lecture "Geoecological background of land use dynamics"
  • Seminar "Sustainable development and human impacts on ecosystems"
  • Seminar "Current topics in ecosystem research"
  • Pratical class "Data analysis with R" (in German)
  • Lecture and pratical class "Evironmental statistics"
  • Lecture and pratical class "Time series analysis"


Running collaborative projects

CRC 1357 Microplastics

CRC/TR 228 Future Rural Africa


Finished collaborative projects

DFG FOR 1246 Kilimanjaro ecosystems under global change: Linking biodiversity, biotic interactions and biogeochemical ecosystem processes



October 2022 W3 Physical Geography, University of Cologne

March 2019

W2 Physical Geography, University of Cologne


Habilitation in Geoecology. Title of the habilitation thesis: Characterising mosaic agroecosystems: land use and its consequences


Bilateral PhD (cotutelle de thèse) (Dr. rer. nat. und Docteur de l'Université), University of Bayrueth and University of Avignon (France). Title of the PhD thesis: Analysis of flow patterns and flow mechanisms in soils. Supervisors: Prof. Bernd Huwe and Prof. Yves Travi

2001-2004 Studium der Geowissenschaften (Licence, Maitrise, DEA) an der Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris, Frankreich) und Universität Avignon (Frankreich)


Geoökologie (Vordiplom), Universität Bayreuth



See list of pubications on the dedicated page.


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