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Florian Börgel - CV

Awards and relevant positions

  • Member of the ‘Pool of Experts’ for the third World Ocean Assessment (WOA III) by the United Nations.
  • Working group member 'Data Analysis' in the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP), application through 'Fresh Eyes on CMIP', an early career working group of CMIP7.
  • Co–Speaker, Baltic Earth Working Group, the international working group focuses on the impact of the North Atlantic on the Baltic Sea (see\_groups/teleconnections/)
  • Outstanding Early Career Scientist award Ocean Science Division (2023), European Geosciences Union,–medals/
  • IOW appointee for the Deutsches Klima–Konsortium (DKK) The Deutsches Klima–Konsortium (DKK) represents the leading players of German climate and climate impact research.
  • Fulbright Scholarship Full scholarship to study in the United States for one year (not attended for personal reasons)


  • 2020 Dr. rer. nat, Physical (computational) Oceanography, Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde,
    • Thesis: Long-term climate variability of the Baltic Sea
  • 2017 Master of Science in Engineering Physics (University of Oldenburg)
    •  Masterthesis: The Impact of Sea Ice on Baltic Inflows
  • 2014 Bachelor of Engineering (University of Applied Sciences Münster)
  • 2010 Abitur (A-level) (Münster)


  • Since 2021 tenure-track researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde
  • August 2019 - October 2020 Parental Leave - my son Leo was born
  • 2017-2020 Ph.D. student in Physical (computational) Oceanography (Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde)
  • 2016-2017 Research assistant at the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research (IOW)
  • 2015-2016 Research assistant at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM)
  • 2014-2015 Assistant EWE Baskets Oldenburg


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