Work and Family Life

Offers for Childcare and the Care of Disabled Persons  

As of 1 April 2010, GEOMAR has extended its offer for providing emergency care for children as well as other care and nursing services. Employees can find further information by clicking on the following links 

·         Emergency care for children under the age of 12  

·         Provision of care and nursing services 


Holiday playschemes for kids (6 - 14 years old)

Kiel university offers holiday playschemes for kids, which also employees of GEOMAR  may take use of. You find more information here (sorry, German only):




Dr. Heidemarie Kassens
Equal Opportunity Officer
Tel.:  0431 / 600 - 28 50
email: hkassens(at)

Christine Utecht
Tel.: 0431 / 600 2116
email: cutecht(at)