A study program that seeks to impart knowledge regarding sustainability must have a high degree of interdisciplinarity. This attribute is guaranteed in Basel as this master's degree is jointly represented by the Faculty of Science, the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Business and Economics. This ensures that the topic of sustainability is addressed taking into account scientific, humanities and economic perspectives.
Current members of the TC are:
- Prof. Dr. Patricia Holm
- Prof. Dr. Paul Burger
- Prof. Dr. Frank Krysiak (Head of the TC)
- PD Dr. Piet van Eeuwijk
- Karen Bussmann, MSc, PhD student
- Nandha Govindsamy, BSc, MSD student
The Teaching Committee (TC) determines the strategic direction and the content on the master’s program. The TC issues the guidelines approved by the faculties, determines the medium-term syllabus, decides upon request on the recognition of credit points, issues the fact sheets on the application of the master's thesis etc.
To accomplish this tasks the TC meets regularly according announcement.