Jun. Prof. Christiane Zarfl

Funktion: Jun. Prof.


Universität Tübingen
Hölderlinstraße 12
72074 Tübingen

Büro: Raum S534, Hölderlinstraße

+(49) 7071 / 29 - 76076
+(49) 7071 / 29 - 5059





Curriculum vitae

Work experience

since Sept. 1, 2014

Assistant Professor (D: Juniorprofessor) for Environmental Systems Analysis, Universität Tübingen, Germany

June 1, 2011 - August 31, 2014

Scientific Officer of the Director and Scientist, Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries Berlin, Germany

June 11- July 6, 2012

Brussels Office of the Leibniz-Association, Belgium

July 1, 2005- May 31, 2011

Scientific Assistant, Institute of Environmental Systems Research,
University of Osnabrück, Germany

Sept. 14-Oct. 19, 2009

Academic Guest, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH
Zurich, Switzerland

July 29-Sept. 30, 2003

Research project: Application of the River Glatt to GREAT-ER,
Eawag Dübendorf (Zurich), Switzerland


 Education and training

Nov. 2013 - Oct. 2014

Mentoring Programme of the Leibniz Association

Jan. 16, 2013

Training for managing scientists: Personal development meetings
(IGB Berlin)

June-Dec. 2012

Training on Science Management, Centre for Science and Research
Management (ZWM Speyer)

May 2012

Supervisor for apprenticeship (IHK Berlin)

Nov. 2011-Feb. 2012

Communication and Management (artop Berlin)

June 30, 2008

Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer. nat.). Topic of the doctoral thesis: Chemical
Fate of Sulfadiazine in Soil: Mechanisms and Modelling Approaches.

May 9, 2005

Diploma in Applied Systems Science. Topic of the diploma thesis:
Modelling of Arsenic in the River Mulde.

Sept. 16, 2002-Jan. 31, 2003

“Diagnostic et Gestion des Systèmes Ecologiques”, Université de
Franche Comté, Besançon, France

Oct. 1, 2000-May 9, 2005

Studies of “Applied Systems Science”, University of Osnabrück,


Fellowships and grants

Sept. 2013

selected for the Leibniz Mentoring Programme

April 2011

Invited participation, German-American Kavli Frontiers of Science
Symposium in Irvine (USA, CA), Humboldt Foundation

Sept./Oct. 2009

Fellowship supporting the research stay at ETH Zurich, Hans
Mühlenhoff Foundation

June 2009

Nomination for the German Academic Award (Deutscher
Studienpreis), Körber Foundation

Feb. 2006

Academic Award 2005 for innovative environmental protection,
Rotary Club Osnabrück (185. District)

July 2005-June 2008

Research Grant, Hans Mühlenhoff Foundation