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Curriculum Vitae


Dr. rer. nat. Markus Dotterweich
Diploma in Geoecology

born.: 25.10.1969 near Bamberg  

Professional Experience

since Nov 2017 Head of third-party and research funding at the Karslruhe University of Arts and Design
since Jan 2017 Guest Lecturer at the University Ludwigshafen / Vine Campus Neustadt in the MBA program "Wine, Sales & Sustainability"
since Jan 2016 CEO at UDATA - Environment and Education
since March 2015 Direction Research and Innovation at UDATA - Environment and Education
since August 2014 Owner and Director of GEOarch - Applied Geoarchaeolgy
March 2013 unit July 2014 Research Fellow at the Institute of Archaeology, University of Cologne
October 2013 until February 2014 Visiting professor Institute of Geography and Regional Research University of Vienna
April 2010 until March 2013 Heisenberg fellow of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
October 2009 until Sept. 2010 Freelance scientist and visiting lecturer and at the University of Koblenz-Landau
October 2003 until Sept. 2009 Assistant Professor at the Institute for Environmental Sciences
der University of Koblenz-Landau
March 2003 until Sept. 2003 Free-lancing
March 2003 until February 2003 Research associate at Fachabteilung Ökotechnik und Ökosystementwicklung in the Ecology-Centre of the Christian-Albrechts-Univerity of Kiel


Entire scope - ca. 80 SWS (hours per week and semester) lecutures, seminars, exercise courses (since 2000)
- 42 weeks practical training and excursions (since 1998) in Germany, Belgium, Poland, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Chile, Ecuador (Galápagos-Islands), USA
- Experiences in english-spoken classes
since 2016 Weincampus Neustadt / University Ludwigshafen
- MBA Wine, Sales & Sunstainabiltiy
Lecture in Ecological Sustainability
2013 until 2014 University of Vienna
- Master of Geography
-Lectures in GIS-Modelling, Landscape Development, and Geoecology
2010 until 2013 Institute of Geography, University of Mainz
- Diplom-Geography
- MSc Climate and Environmental Change
- Magister and Lehramt Geography
Teaching in the fields of soil science, landscape development, geomorphology, sustainable land use
2003 until 2010 Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau
- Diplom-Umweltwissenschaften (Environmental Sciences)
- Lehramt Geographie für Grund-, und Hauptschule
- Geographie Magister
- Teaching in the field of ecosystem development, soil science, geomorphology, system theory, environmental problems, GIS, differents soft skills and related fields
2000 until 2003 Ecology-Centre, University of Kiel
- Diplom-Geography
- Diplom-Biology and
- BA/MA Agro Sciences
1998 until 2000 Institute for Geoecology, University of Potsdam
- Diplom-Geoökologie (Geoecology)

Further activities

University - Academic counseling for the Diploma study Environmental Sciences
- Public relation delegate of the faculty
- Libary delegate of the faculty
- Study delegate of the faculty
- Council member of the faculty (2005 until 2007)
- „Kinder-Uni“ (Children University) lectures
- Mentoring of diploma and dissertation thesises
Scientific activities - Referee of the accreditation council of the ASIIN-Accreditation comission for Bachelor's and Master's programmes by Germany's universities
- Member of 15 scientific organisations
- Member of the executive board of the Association for Geoecology in Germany
- Advisory service in the field of Geoarchaeology
- Referee for journals and project grants
- Public lectures and excursions in regional environmental history and landscape development
- Interviews in TV and printed media
honorary post Co-founder and board member of the foundation Stiftung Lebensraum - Mensch.Boden.Wasser.Luft.
  Verband für Geoökologie Deutschland (VGöD e.V.) as board member (2005-2009)

Study and doctoral degree

February 2003 Thesis: Holocene ecosystem development in Franconia, Germany (Holozäne Ökosystementwicklung in Franken)
(Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H.-R. Bork)
April 1999 until February 2003 Dissertation at the University of Potsdam and Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
(Dissertation grant of the Cusanuswerkes)
1993 until 1999 Study of Geoecology at the Institut für Geoökologie, University of Potsdam
Diploma thesis: Climate and matter balances at the Wolfsschucht, eastern Brandenburg ("Klimaabhängigkeiten der Stoffbilanzen an der Wolfsschlucht, Ostbrandenburg)
(Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H.-R. Bork)
1995 until 1996 Parallel study of Physical Geography at the Humboldt-University in Berlin (2. Semester)

Practical training during study

January until March 1999 USDA-ARS-NSL United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Center, National Sedimentation Laboratory in Oxford, Mississippi (USA)
Activities: rainfall simulation, investigations of long term development of badland systems in the state of Mississppi
June until August 1998 Commerzbank-Praktikum für die Umwelt at Naturpark Märkische Schweiz
Acitvities: public relation, environment education
Sept. 1998 Design of a peat bog nature trail
1995 bis 1997 Gesellschaft für Umwelplanung mbH (GUT) in Potsdam
Acitivities: biotop mapping, ecological valuation, database management (AutoCad and Access)

School education and traineeship

1990 until 1993 High School, Berlin
1988 until 1989 Techncal School, Bamberg
1986 until 1987 Training as track constructor at the Deutsche Bundesbahn, Nürnberg
1984 until 1986 Training as civil and underground engineering at the Deutsche Bundesbahn, Nürnberg
1975 until 1984 Primary and Secundary School, Frensdorf
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