Department of Physical Geography
Our research is directed to understanding the physical processes, patterns, and forms at the Earth's terrestrial surface. We strive to understand their mutual interactions, and their relations to biotic factors, including humanity.
7 September 2018
Having led the Faculty of Geosciences for over eight years, Piet Hoekstra intends to step down as dean from 1 March 2019.
5 September 2018
Utrecht University researchers are ranked second best worldwide in the Shanghai Ranking category Geography.
4 September 2018
Dr Walter Immerzeel from Utrecht University has been awarded the James B. Macelwane medal for his research into the water balance of the Himalayas.
12 October 2018 14:30 - 15:15
PhD Defence of Ayi Tarya.