The Professorship of Historical Geography

How to reach us:


Our secretary's office can be reached by e-mail and telephone during business hours on Mondays between 11:00 and 12:30 and Wednesdays between 08:00 and 12:30. In addition, we open for a consultation every Monday between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., which you can attend without registering.

Johanna Grasser (Secretary)
Room: KR12/01.16a
Phone: +49 951 863 2300
Fax: +49 951 863 2963
E-Mail: sekretariat.histgeo(at)

Questions about your courses and your studies

All questions and matters concerning courses and examinations at the Professorship of Historical Geography should be directed exclusively to In addition, Prof. Dr. Andreas Dix is personally available for consultation during his office hours on Tuesdays between 12:30 and 13:30 pm. If you require an appointment, please register in advance by e-mail at and we will confirm your appointment.

Master's Degree in Historical Geography (M.A.)

The Professorship of Historical Geography offers an exciting Master's degree in Historical Geography. They study in small teams at the interface of geography and history and deal with the whole range of a theoretically and methodologically modern historical geography as well as with national and international research developments and debates. In addition, the programme offers plenty of space for individual focus and profile building. Our graduates all work in very different professional contexts. We would be very pleased to advise you!

Bamberg Historical Geography Association

The association is a student initiative with the aim of promoting historical geography at the University of Bamberg in research and teaching, supporting young scholars and enabling interdisciplinary contact and exchange of experience between graduates, lecturers and students in historical geography.

Here you will find further details on the activities and goals of the association and information on how to contact the association's executive board (in German only).