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Meet the board

Currently the APECS Germany Board consists of 15 members. To contact us, please send your email to germany-board[at]

Alexandra Zuhr – Chair

Universität Tübingen
Paleoclimatology, stable water isotopes, ice cores

Lena Nicola – Co-Chair

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
Antarctic ice dynamics, ice-sheet modelling, climate physics

Lukas Monrad-Krohn – Co-Chair

Universität Leipzig
Master of Science Meteorology

Elisa Katharina Peter

Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam
Glacier microbial metabolism and carbon dynamics

Emma Cameron

Technische Universität Braunschweig
Paleolimnology, Arctic freshwater ecology, organic contaminants

Erik Loebel

Alfred Wegener Institute Bremerhaven
Polar geodesy, remote sensing of ice sheets, machine learning

Hanna Schwinck

Universität Hamburg
B.Sc. Geography International

Joana Steffens

Universität zu Köln
Stable isotope in sea ice of the Weddell Sea

Joana Wagner

Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
Bachelor of BioGeosciences, Paleoclimatology, Veterinary Medicine, Arctic Marine Biology

Johanna Strobel

Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
M.Sc. International Area Studies/ History of Antarctic Exploration

Lennart Spielmann

Technische Universität Dresden
Glacier dynamics and hydrological processes

Marek Muchow

Aalto University
Sea-ice mechanics and deformation, sea-ice ridges, modelling

Moritz Zeising

Alfred Wegener Institute Bremerhaven
Arctic, biogeochemical modelling

Rebecca Konijnenberg

University of Tasmania
   Marine Conservation, Southern Ocean

Rey Mourot

Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam
Glacier, Ecology, Climate change

Ex-Officios from APECS Germany

Andreas Preußer

Alfred Wegener Institute Bremerhaven

Carolina Coch

World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) UK

Heike Link

University of Rostock

Josefine Lenz

Alfred Wegener Institute Potsdam

Stefanie Arndt

Alfred Wegener Institute Bremerhaven

Tim Carlsen

University of Oslo

Luisa von Albedyll

Alfred Wegener Institute Bremerhaven