Jun. Prof. Christiane Zarfl


Universität Tübingen
Environmental Systems Analysis
Hölderlinstraße 12
D-72074 Tübingen

Office: Room S534, Hölderlinstraße 12

phone: +(49) 7071 / 29 - 76076
fax: +(49) 7071 / 29 - 5059
email: christiane.zarfl(at)uni-tuebingen.de

Work experience

since Sept. 1, 2014Assistant Professor (D: Juniorprofessor) for Environmental Systems Analysis, Universität Tübingen, Germany
June 1, 2011 - August 31, 2014Scientific Officer of the Director and Scientist, Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries Berlin, Germany
June 11- July 6, 2012Brussels Office of the Leibniz-Association, Belgium
July 1, 2005- May 31, 2011Scientific Assistant, Institute of Environmental Systems Research,
University of Osnabrück, Germany
Sept. 14-Oct. 19, 2009Academic Guest, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH
Zurich, Switzerland
July 29-Sept. 30, 2003Research project: Application of the River Glatt to GREAT-ER,
Eawag Dübendorf (Zurich), Switzerland

Education and training

Nov. 2013 - Oct. 2014Mentoring Programme of the Leibniz Association
Jan. 16, 2013Training for managing scientists: Personal development meetings
(IGB Berlin)
June-Dec. 2012Training on Science Management, Centre for Science and Research
Management (ZWM Speyer)
May 2012Supervisor for apprenticeship (IHK Berlin)
Nov. 2011-Feb. 2012Communication and Management (artop Berlin)
June 30, 2008Doctoral Degree (Dr. rer. nat.). Topic of the doctoral thesis: Chemical
Fate of Sulfadiazine in Soil: Mechanisms and Modelling Approaches.
May 9, 2005Diploma 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, 2005Studies of “Applied Systems Science”, University of Osnabrück,

Fellowships and grants

Sept. 2013selected for the Leibniz Mentoring Programme
April 2011Invited participation, German-American Kavli Frontiers of Science
Symposium in Irvine (USA, CA), Humboldt Foundation
Sept./Oct. 2009Fellowship supporting the research stay at ETH Zurich, Hans
Mühlenhoff Foundation
June 2009Nomination for the German Academic Award (Deutscher
Studienpreis), Körber Foundation
Feb. 2006Academic Award 2005 for innovative environmental protection,
Rotary Club Osnabrück (185. District)
July 2005-June 2008Research Grant, Hans Mühlenhoff Foundation