Institute of Sociology
Intsitute of Sociology
PO box 07737
Head of department: Prof. Dr. Sylka Scholz
Contact: Sigrid Engelhardt
Head Office, Academic Advising, Organisation of BA/MA programs
Contact Person for Erasmus/Study Abroad
Contact Person for Internships
Contact Persons Website
How to find us
Arriving by train
Jena is well connected to the net of German railways. You can reach us with the ICE directly from Berlin/Leipzig or Munich; as well as over Erfurt and Weimar. The walking distance from the railway stations to the department is approximately 5-7 minutes.
From railway station Jena West
Go down the Westbahnhof Street, at the first major intersection turn left into the Ernst Haeckel Street and continue straight until you come to the Carl Zeiss Street.
From railway station Jena Paradies
Cross the street at the railway station. Turn left into the Grietgasse. At the post office, turn right into the Schiller Street and go straight through the passage of the former Zeiss buildings. In the inner courtyard of the university take the main entrance.
On foot to the Department of Sociology, 2 Carl-Zeiss-Street