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Gabriela Escobar Sánchez

Gabriela Escobar Sánchez
Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Research
Seestrasse 15
D-18119 Rostock
+49 381 5197 403
+49 381 5197 440

Expertise/Research interests

  • Marine litter monitoring with aerial and underwater drones
  • Coastal-Urban interactions
  • Mitigation measures against marine litter
  • Sustainable solid waste management



2019 Master of Science (M.Sc.) Environmental Management at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel. Focus: Coastal zones and Sustainability

2017 Erasmus Semester in the M.Sc. Urban Environmental Management at Wageningen University & Research.

2016 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Molecular Ecosystem Sciences at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen. Focus: Ecology and Land ecosystems


Professional career

Since 04/2020 Scientist at the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW)

04/2019 - 03/2020 Student assistant at the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW)

10/2018 - 01/2019 Student assistant in the Marine Ecology group at GEOMAR Kiel

04/2016 - 09/2016 Student lab assistant in the Soil Science Department at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

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