BSc Lena von Saldern

Delegate of the students' committee: Grouping V
Dual-Bachelor in Biology and Music (BSc and AA/Associates of Arts Degree in Music)


Lena did her Bachelors degree in Biology and Music education at the University of Freiburg in Germany as well as an Associates degree in Music performance at Mira Costa College in Oceanside, California. Aside from her studies she has worked as a tutor fo the MSD course  “41829: Perspectives of Social Sciences on Sustainability” and is currently working part-time for Unique land use GmbH in Freiburg. Her main project there is assisting in the development of sustainability guidelines for the planning of a new district in Freiburg.  

  • Student representative in the teaching committee (TC)
  • Student’s committee MSD board member
Current self-research topic
  • The potential of targeted applications of beneficial soil microbes as an alternative to the overuse of artificial fertilizers in agriculture
Favorite course within the MSD curriculum

Environmental Ethics and Intergenerational Justice


The MSD is a great opportunity to broaden your horizon, learn to take new perspectives and develop a more thorough understanding of what it takes to find sustainable solutions in a complex global system

L. von Saldern
Lena von Saldern

L. von Saldern

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