Internships and Master Theses at WG1 (Prof. Kalkuhl)

Application for writing Master theses or doing an internship at Workging Group Economic Growth

The Workging Group Economic Growth (Prof. Dr. Matthias Kalkuhl ) offers the possibility of internships for students of the EPQM Master of the University of Potsdam. Internships should be of two to three months. See for an overview on the members and research topics of the working group.



  • Applicants should have attended at least one course in climate economics or climate policy
  • Application should contain the following components:
    • Motivation letter (approx. half page), stating topics and methods of interest
    • Short CV
    • Transcript of records (University and school)
    • Indicate clearly whether you apply for an internship or a Master thesis


Application process:

  • Applications for master theses or internships should be sent to Mr Alkis Blanz, blanz(at)
  • Deadline is either 15 March (spring round) or 15 September (autumn round)
  • Notification on acceptance will usually be within 2 weeks
  • Note that we can only accept a very limited number of students every year