Born 1964, Citizenship GERMAN
IUGG Secretary General (elected for 2019-2023)
Affiliation GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Located at Potsdam/GERMANY
Current Position: Staff Member, Scientific Executive Board (since 2007)
2005 – 2007 Project Manager for GITEWS – German Indonesian Tsunami Early Warning System
1998 Doctorate at Free University (FU) Berlin/GERMANY, Dept. of Geosciences
1993 Diploma in Geophysics, FU Berlin
UNESCO/IOC | Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, NEAMTWS (North-East Atlantic, Mediterranean and Connecting Seas Tsunami Early Warning System – Permanent Member of German Delegation since 2008, Task Team Member 2011
DKKV | German Committee for Disaster Reduction – Board Member, since 2019
Participant and Delegation Member at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai/JAPAN, March 2015
Broad expertise in Geosciences (e.g. Geophysics, Geodesy, Geodynamics) and in related topics.
Beside this it exists a profound expertise in national and international board and panel work.
Editor (Special Issue) of Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS): https://nhess.copernicus.org/articles/special_issue100.html
Link to Extended IUGG CV: http://www.iugg.org/administration/2019CV/IUGG_CV_ARudloff.pdf