Selected Professional Activities

Co-Chair of the WCRP Grand Challenge Carbon Feedbacks in the Climate System (joint with Pierre Friedlingstein), since 2016

Coordinator of the Project PalMod Phase II (joint with Mojib Latif and Michael Schulz) “From the Last Interglacial to the Anthropocene – Modeling a Complete Glacial Cycle”, national project supported by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), starting Oct. 2019

Met Office Hadley Centre Science Review Group (SRG), since 2019

Director of the International Max Planck Research School for Maritime Affairs, 2012-2014

Editor of Geophysical Research Letters, 2015-2019

German National Committee of the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) since 2018 

Decadal Climate Prediction Project (DCPP) Scientific Steering Committee, since 2019

Coupled Climate Carbon Cycle Model Intercomparison Project (C4MIP) Scientific Steering Committee, since 2014

 

Professional Record

Lead of the Scientific Working Group Ocean Biogeochemistry, since 2010

Postdoctoral researcher: Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii, USA, 2006-2010

Scientist: Center for Ocean and Ice, Danish Meteorological Institute, Denmark, Nov 2008 - June 2009

 

Education

Ph.D. (2006) International Max Planck Research School for Maritime Affairs, University of Hamburg, Germany

MSc (2002), BSc (2000) Russian State Hydrometeorological University, St. Petersburg, Russia