The GGG PhD students' representative is an important contact person for PhD students of social sciences and will be their representative within the graduate school, the university, and in public. During the one-year term of office, the PhD students' representative actively helps shaping the graduate school as a member of its board and represents the interests of the various PhD students of social sciences. All PhD students of GGG as well as all members of PhD programs and graduate schools accepted by the GGG have the right to vote (see

The new term of office will be from July 2022 until March 2022. The PhD students' representatives' election of the GGG took place online from June 2 to 26, 2022. 17% of the PhD students took part in the election.