Dr. Alexandra Drossou-Berendes

Research Funding


GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Wischhofstr. 1-3, 24148 Kiel, Germany
Building 4, Room 116
Phone: +49 431 600-2808
Fax: +49 431 600-132808

Education / Professional Career

  • 1990: High School Graduation in Greece
  • 1991-1993: Vocational training, Vocational College for Pharmaceutical-Technical Assistance in Hamburg
  • 1996: Pre-diploma in Biology, Julius-Maximilians University in Würzburg
  • 1997: "AquaTT-Student placement" funded by the EU project "Leonardo Da Vinci Traineeship", Institute for Marine Biology in Crete (IMBC), Greece
  • 2000: Diploma in Biology, Institute for Marine Research (IfM), University of Kiel (CAU)
  • 1999-2004: Work in Research projects
    - Project LarvalBase, Bioserve
    - Three-month project funded by the EU programme "Human Potential: Access to Research Infrastructures", High Technology Centre and University of Bergen, Norway
    - BMBF project GLOBEC-Germany, Baltic Sea Research Institute in Warnemünde (IOW)
    - EU project ECOCARP, Leibniz-Institute of Marine Sciences (IFM-GEOMAR) in Kiel, carried out at the Institute for Hydrobiology in Wuhan, China
  • 2006: PhD in Fisheries Biology, Leibniz-Institute of Marine Sciences (IFM-GEOMAR), University of Kiel (CAU)
  • 2006-2011: Coordination of the "Sino-German Initiative on Marine Sciences", funded by BMBF, IFM-GEOMAR
  • 2008-2011: Management of the EU-FP7 Marie Curie Initial Training Network CALMARO, IFM-GEOMAR
  • Since 2011: Research Funding advisor, GEOMAR