Board of Directors

Professor Dr. Peter M. Herzig
Director 
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Wischhofstraße 1-3, Building No. 4, Room 111 
24148 Kiel, Germany 
Phone: +49 431 600 2800
pherzig(at)geomar.de  

Director's Office
Antonia Rißmann
Phone: +49 431 600 2801
sekretariat-herzig(at)geomar.de

Frank Spiekermann

Frank Spiekermann
Administrative Director
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

Wischhofstraße 1-3, Building No. 4, Room 119
24148 Kiel, Germany
Phone: +49 431 600 2600
fspiekermann(at)geomar.de

Personal Assistant to the Administrative Director
Dr. Friederike von Cossel
Phone: +49 431 600 2602
fcossel(at)geomar.de

Administrative Director's Office
Margit Söder
Phone: +49 431 600 2600
Fax: +49 431 600 2605
msoeder(at)geomar.de 

Heads of Research Divisions

Research Division 1: Ocean Circulation and Climate Dynamics:
Prof. Dr. Katja Matthes
, Phone: +49 431 600 4054, kmatthes(at)geomar.de
Deputy: Prof. Dr. Martin Frank, Phone: +49 431 600 2218, mfrank(at)geomar.de 

Research Division 2: Marine Biogeochemistry:
Prof. Dr. Klaus Wallmann, Phone: +49 431 600 2287, kwallmann(at)geomar.de
Deputy: Prof. Dr. Arne Körtzinger, Phone: +49 431 600 4200, akoertzinger(at)geomar.de

Research Division 3: Marine Ecology:
Prof. Dr. Thorsten Reusch, Phone: +49 431 600 4550, treusch(at)geomar.de
Deputy: Prof. Dr. Ute Hentschel Humeida, Phone: +49 431 600 4480, uhentschel(at)geomar.de

Research Division 4: Dynamics of the Ocean Floor:
Prof. Dr. Colin Devey, Phone: +49 431 600 2257, cdevey(at)geomar.de
Deputy: Prof. Dr. Christian Berndt, Phone: +49 431 600 2273, cberndt(at)geomar.de

Directorate

Science Coordination
Dr. Jan Helmke
Phone: +49 431 600 2818
jhelmke(at)geomar.de

Communitcation and Media
Dr. Andreas Villwock
Phone: +49 431 600 2802
avillwock(at)geomar.de

Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Sören Lorenz
Phone: +49 431 600 2270
slorenz(at)geomar.de

Industry Cooperation and Technology Transfer
Dr. Warner Brückmann
Phone: +49 431 600 2819
wbrueckmann(at)geomar.de

Staff Department and Advisors

Staff Department Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
Christoph Sevenich
Phone +49 431 600 2828
csevenich(at)geomar.de

Export Control and Customs
Daniela Schmitt
Phone +49 431 600 1682
dschmitt(at)geomar.de

Internal Audit and Data Protection
Stefan Simon
Phone +49 431 600 2549
ssimon(at)geomar.de

Legal Affairs
N. N.

Advisor for IT-Safety
Rüdiger Kunze
Phone: +49-431 600 2297, rkunze(at)geomar.de 

Advisor for Prevention of Corruption
Stefan Simon
Phone +49 431 600 2549
ssimon(at)geomar.de