PhD / Graduate Students


The Research School offers qualified students the opportunity to pursue a doctorate (Ph.D.) through independent research on a range of topics including:

  • School improvement and school system development in an international comparative perspective
  • Adolescent learning
  • Deeper Learning
  • Service learning
  • Lesson Study
  • Collaborative professionalism
  • Cooperation between school and community
  • Parental involvement
  • Hybrid learning environments

If you are interested in pursuing your doctorate with us, please first read the doctoral application guidelines of the faculty and send a short exposé (approx. 1 page) together with your CV to Jr. Prof. Dr. Klopsch (britta klopsch does-not-exist.kit edu).

For more information please visit Karlsruhe House of Young Scientists KHYS (